OSMO meets the demands for wooden decking

Osmo UK, the eco-friendly wood and finishes expert, offers a range of decking oils to protect and maintain the beauty and quality of exterior decking. The product range provides resistance against water and dirt, while also offering an appealing satin... View Article

Firex Low Energy Smoke & Heat Alarms

Kidde’s Firex range now offers safety plus sustainability, with low energy mains-powered smoke and heat alarms that cost less than £1 a year to run. Interconnected, mains-powered smoke and heat alarms with reliable power back-up should now be the norm... View Article

IKO UK Group sole supplier to Willmott Dixon for roof systems

IKO UK Group has signed a Mandated Supplier Agreement with leading independent construction and property services company, Willmott Dixon. This includes IKO Polymeric for the supply of Spectraplan TPE and Armourplan PVC single ply membranes. IKO plc will supply its range... View Article

Refurbishment roofs

Over time, older roofs can become compromised, whether it’s a degradation of the roofing system and materials or damage by an external force such as high winds or falling objects. This can lead to leaks which may cause further problems... View Article

Westbury is seeking sustainability

Staff at Westbury are passionate that the use of tropical hardwood is no longer necessary and have set themselves a goal to be completely tropical hardwood free by the end of 2016 – a tough objective for a big player... View Article

Perfect acoustics for conferences

Hotel Koldingfjord enjoys a beautiful location near Kolding in Denmark. The attractive Baroque building, originally a sanatorium for children, has been extended and upgraded by Arkitema Architects. This includes the installation of Troldtekt acoustic ceilings in an existing space converted to... View Article

Quik Drive First for DeckMark

Simpson Strong-Tie’s Quik Drive collated screw system has become the first ever tool to be awarded DeckMark® Plus accreditation from the Timber Decking and Cladding Association. The leading construction connector manufacturer  has previously also achieved DeckMark® Plus for its range... View Article

Flotex provides formula for fun at Brewers Fayre

National pub-restaurant chain, Brewers Fayre, is using two high quality floor coverings from Forbo to refurbish its indoor play areas across the country. The family dining brand has commissioned a bespoke Flotex Vision design inspired by The Beano to create... View Article

Construction United welcomes Morgan Sindall partnership

Construction United, a coalition of some of the construction industry’s key stakeholders which aims to change perceptions of the sector, has recently welcomed leading UK construction and regeneration group, Morgan Sindall, to its ranks. As one of the initiative’s partners,... View Article

Lunar Copper

At the heart of the renovation and upgrading of ‘the Moon’ children’s art centre in the Belgian city of Mechelen is a new, small theatre complex – a golden cube defined by its extraordinary, creased Nordic Royal copper alloy cladding.... View Article

Twinfix walkway installed at John Lennon Airport

As part of a major redevelopment to the premium car park at Liverpool’s John Lennon Airport, Twinfix have installed a 3m wide walkway that enables continuous under-cover access from the car park into the airport building. The 35m long mono-pitched... View Article