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New fan-assisted radiator from Mitsubishi Electric

Mitsubishi Electric has launched a new fan-assisted radiator that works superbly with either traditional or renewable heating systems and delivers a faster heat up time and lower running costs than the equivalent output double panel, double convector radiator. The i-LIFE 2Slim is available in 1kW and 2kW models and offers a high heat output from 50 per cent less wall space (based on 45ºC flow). Paired with a renewable heating system such as an Ecodan heat pump, and choosing lower design temperatures, the i-LIFE 2Slim can also potentially increases the payments homeowners can receive from the Renewable...

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House builders continue to deliver

New Government show that 217,350 homes were added to the housing stock in England in the last financial year confirming the industry is well on track to smash the ...

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Peak performance from Sadolin Beautiflex

Now the weather has turned, opportunities for outdoor woodcare tend to reduce - but a new video from...
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Stay outdoors for longer with Sandtex Trade 365

Dark nights are upon us but the unique qualities of Sandtex Trade 365 All Weather Masonry Paint... Read More

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Powerlon® FlameOut™

By Industrial Textiles & Plastics Ltd

Powerlon® FlameOutTM is a new house wrap breather...

Monoscreed (Levelling Screed)

By Alumasc Roofing Systems

FAST CURE TIME The system is unaffected by...

BlazeMaster Fire Sprinkler Systems

By Lubrizol Ltd

Engineered for fire protection by groundbreaking...

CPD Online

Alumasc: LHC’s highest-ranked flat roofing supplier

By Alumasc Roofing Systems

After a rigorous evaluation and selection process,...


By Ocula Systems

Partitioning experts and developers of the...


By Sarnafil Ltd

Sika Sarnafil has launched a new and improved...

Public Sector

Transforming outdoor spaces for nearly 40 years

A&S Landscape have been transforming and creating outdoor spaces for nearly 40 years. We manufacture our brand of canopies and shadesails here in the UK and for us...

Polypipe delivers an innovative solution for £8m development

Polypipe, the UK’s leading manufacturer of sustainable drainage and water management systems, has supplied a drainage and attenuation solution for the £8 million ...



Retrofitting renewables in rural areas 

South Shropshire Housing Association and Kensa Heat Pumps have completed an off-gas heating retrofit programme featuring ground source heat pumps in rural properties in...

Pilkington launches two new textured glass patterns  

Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, has launched two new patterns to its popular Pilkington Texture Glass range.The new products, Pilkington...

Hotel, Sport & Leisure


Breaking news: Thanks to overwhelming demand, we’ve increased the floorplan!

Bowing to great demand for MORE exhibitor space, the SPATEX team have increased the size of the Show, making 2018’s main event for the UK wet leisure Industry, BIGGER,...

SPATEX 2018 is where your journey into water leisure begins

SPATEX 2018 is where your journey into water leisure begins Ever wondered where to start in improving or adding wet leisure facilities to your customer offering? Then...



Royal Liverpool Hospital gets the SureClad treatment

More than 34,000 individual SureClad façade panels prefabricated by façade system specialist, Shackerley, have been successfully installed at the £335 million Royal...

Colour psychology: Forbo helps to lift the mood at children’s hospital

Forbo’s Sarlon acoustic floor coverings in a carefully selected combination of colourways have helped to create a welcoming and uplifting environment for young...



Gerflor supplies flooring for school

A school in Scotland that supports and accommodates 190 pupils with additional needs has been built to deliver an education environment worthy of its staff and...

GEZE UK gets top marks for education

When it comes to the supply of door and window systems for education, GEZE UK gets top marks, as a new Project Portfolio outlines.The brochure illustrates how various...



Knauf Aquapanel Exterior Render System gains BBA certificate  

Knauf, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of lightweight building products and systems, has achieved third party certification from the British Board of...

New brochure highlights innovative R32 range

Mitsubishi Electric has released a new brochure for the advanced Mr Slim R32 Power Inverter range, which offers higher efficiency, added features and increased...


Employees at Armstrong Ceiling Solutions live the brand

Employees at Armstrong Ceiling Solutions in the UK are truly "living the brand".For moving offices has given the UK manufacturer the opportunity to truly showcase its...

Trio of new contract wins for Washroom Washroom

Leading washroom designer and manufacturer, Washroom Washroom, has secured three new high profile contracts - two due to get underway in the next few weeks and the...



French focus for drainage and access cover manufacturer

An access and drainage cover manufacturer is set to strike out further into French markets following the completion of a high profile project in the country. ...

Integrated perimeters CPD at London Build Expo

Perimeter protection group Zaun will be educating main contractors, architects and specifiers on integrated perimeter systems later this month.Zaun will be running its...