Metrotile: Green Benefits from Start to Finish

Metrotile Lightweight Steel Roofing is a highly durable and sustainable rooftop solution. Offering a vast selection of benefits that outstrips similar ‘traditional’ materials such as slate or clay, Metrotile offers green benefits from before building begins. Each profile weighs up... View Article

Business is booming for designer contracts

Business is booming for Designer Contracts, the UK’s leading supplier of floorcoverings to the new build sector, as figures show a 40 per cent growth in the past two years. As a result the company has taken on an additional... View Article

Shingle roofing solutions for Cradley ‘Eco’ Development

The energy efficient homes, at St Katherine’s Field in Cradley were designed to embrace Zero Carbon by 2016. Forward thinking IE Developments (IED) wanted to tackled the “carbon challenge” using the German PassivHaus approach which lays down some clear guidelines... View Article

Soil range completes the foundry finish picture

To complement its successful Foundry Finish rainwater system, Hunter has launched a complete range of Foundry Finish soil products. This Foundry Finish soil system will allow installers to match soil pipes to the rainwater for a genuine retro look, with... View Article

Dickies support the Antarctic Heritage Trust

Dickies, the internationally renowned workwear brand supplied overalls to the Antarctic Heritage Trust for their Port Lockroy operation. The United Kingdom Antarctic Heritage Trust (UKAHT) works to conserve Antarctic buildings and artifacts, and to promote and encourage the public’s interest... View Article

A Proctor Group attend Timber Expo – stand X50

A number of A. Proctor Group’s products will be showcased at Timber Expo this year, including Silverwood, a factory-finished painted timber cladding for a modern aesthetic look. Silverwood has been established for over 20 years and offers a diversity of... View Article

Geocel is working on a new range

Since its launch in 2008, theWORKS – a fast-acting, wet or dry surface sealant and adhesive from Geocel – has proved a big hit with contractors, quickly becoming one of Geocel’s “million pound brands”. Now Geocel is launching two new... View Article

‘Reface not replace’ experts move out of the kitchen

Kitchen cabinet refacing, where the original units are upgraded with brand new worktop overlays, replacement doors and drawer fronts, is booming in the United States and this money-saving interior design trend has caught on strongly here too. So much so... View Article