Date archive forMay, 2016
By Editor On Thursday, May 26th, 2016
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12.5 per cent exhibitor increase in at The National Homebuilding & Renovating Show

Britain’s largest self-build event, The National Homebuilding & Renovating Show, sponsored by Velux, experienced a 12.5 per cent year on year exhibitor increase and a 10.5 per cent rise in visitor figures More...

By Editor On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
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Call for entries for the 42nd prestigious NHIC Annual Awards

Since 1974 the prestigious National Home Improvement Council (NHIC) Annual Awards have recognised achievement in UK housing and have grown over the years to become highly regarded as the premier event in the home More...

By Editor On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
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Despite growing economic scepticism residential construction remains strong

The construction industry remained in a strong position during April with £6.1 billion worth of contracts awarded, led by a 26 per cent monthly spike in contract value from the residential sector, despite growing More...

By Editor On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
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It’s a clean Leap as Mira adds BioCote® to enclosure seals

Mira Showers – the UK’s leading manufacturer of showering products and accessories – has enhanced its installer-friendly Leap enclosure range with the incorporation of BioCote® into all of its door seals. More...

By Editor On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
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Construction cross-industry advisory panel calls for change of mindset

The construction industry needs to adopt a factory mentality to overcome many of the challenges it now faces – and the government itself has a responsibility to help the sector attract more talent.  So was More...

By Editor On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
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CIOB adds its voice to the National Home Improvement Council

The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) is the latest organisation to join the National Home Improvement Council (NHIC) and add its voice to shape the direction of the leading membership organisation in the home More...

By Editor On Monday, May 23rd, 2016
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Bosch announces new generation of cordless screwdrivers for professionals

Bosch is launching a new generation of 18 V cordless screwdrivers – a new ‘dynamicseries’ and a ‘robustseries’. All four models have new functions which offer a higher level of comfort for professionals More...

By Editor On Monday, May 23rd, 2016
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Richard Carr’s £100m Salterns Marina plan gets the green light

Salterns Marina in Poole is set for a £100m upgrade after the council gave property consultant Richard Carr’s plans the go-ahead. The redevelopment will change the face of the Marina with a brand new seven-storey More...

By Editor On Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
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Luxury student accommodation to expand

Luxury student accommodation provider, IconInc, has announced it is set to build its second development, The Glassworks on Cardigan Road in Leeds. Launched by Parklane Group, Sunday Times Lettings Agency of the More...

By Editor On Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
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App developed for property letting for private landlords and tenants

Rentr, the complete lettings management solution for the private landlord and tenant, after a year in private beta, is now available to download on iOS and Android. Created by experts in the property industry, Rentr More...