Date archive forFebruary, 2014
By Editor On Thursday, February 20th, 2014
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Suppliers are encouraged to meet the buyer

Firms interested in winning contracts worth millions of pounds are being urged to attend an up-coming event. The Building & Construction Meet the Buyer event will take place next month at the Reebok Stadium, More...

By Editor On Wednesday, February 12th, 2014
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NFA calls on government to avert housing crisis

The National Federation of ALMOs (NFA), which represents 47 not for profit housing organisations across England, is calling on the next government to make council housing a priority to avert a housing crisis. The More...

By Editor On Wednesday, February 12th, 2014
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Aspire Housing `spreads its wings` with purchase of fomer RAF married quarters

Aspire Housing is `spreading its wings` from its North Staffordshire base to Stafford, with the transformation of former MOD and RAF married quarters into affordable homes. The Newcastle-under-Lyme based housing More...

By Editor On Wednesday, February 12th, 2014
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Internorm lock in thermal comfort at new London development

Internorm’s KF200 double-glazed window system has been utilised at a new residential development in West London – Hanwell Locks.  The high thermal performance windows will go some way in helping homeowners More...

By Editor On Wednesday, February 12th, 2014
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Housing project wins award and gains plaudits

A successful effort to engage local communities in housing renewal projects has been recognised by gaining two awards and importantly the plaudits of local residents. Westminster City Council won the award for its More...

By Editor On Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
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Apprentices build career at property maintenance firm

Gateshead College students are helping a social housing maintenance company to build a brighter future. Mears Group’s North East operation has taken on 11 new apprentices from the college across a wide range More...

By Editor On Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
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Construction begins on the UK’s first Eco town in North West Bicester

Construction of the UK’s first eco town, North West Bicester (NW Bicester), in Oxfordshire has begun.  Lead developer A2Dominion has started preparing the site for building works to commence for the initial phase, More...

By Editor On Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
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Dale Windows brings new products and functionality to the web

Leading timber window and door manufacturer Dale Windows has launched a brand new website designed to give merchants, builders, developers and self-builders instant access to a wealth of information about the company’s More...

By Editor On Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
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Flight Safe: the stylish answer to shower safety

In response to market demand, Mira Showers – the UK’s market-leading manufacturer of showers and showering accessories – has developed an anti-slip version of its ever-popular Flight Low shower tray, the Flight More...

By Editor On Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
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Safeguard’s BrickFix has cracks in stitches – permanently

BrickFix – from Safeguard Europe, the UK’s leading specialist in damp- and waterproofing, and masonry repair solutions – is a highly effective crack-stitching system. Suitable for brick, block and stone walls, More...