Advanced foam tape technology seals it for offsite construction

The flagship Green Deal is one way the Government hopes to drive down the impact that carbon emissions are having on all areas of the construction sector. Another is to encourage those within the supply chain to work more closely through the adoption of more offsite modular manufacturing and construction. Peter Thompson, general manager UK – ISO-Chemie, More...

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By Editor On Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Kitchen Door Workshop goes from strength to strength

The Kitchen Door Workshop was established in 1996 supplying replacement kitchen doors in Maresfield, East Sussex. Over the years it has grown in to one of the leading nationwide suppliers of replacement kitchen More...

By Editor On Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

A renaissance of London’s suburban housing is key to growth

In the wake of debate by policy makers about regeneration and new house building in London, one architect has focussed on how housing built as ‘homes for heroes’ in the last century can be re-engineered More...

By Editor On Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

Yorkshire Homes receive a stylish and practical refurb thanks to Forbo

To ensure its 20-property social housing scheme was in line with the Decent Homes Standard, Yorkshire Housing has recently embarked on a refurbishment project to make the homes fit for purpose.  When it came to More...

By Editor On Monday, April 8th, 2013

New construction method is better than subsidies to help people find a home

The chancellor, George Osborne, claims that the Help to Buy mortgage guarantee scheme he announced in the budget will create 570,000 new homes and help first time buyers get on the housing ladder. Others say the More...

By Editor On Friday, March 15th, 2013

Supply solution for Together Housing Group

Supply chain and procurement specialist Integrated Services has formed a firm partnership with the Together Housing Group, supplying the social landlord with all its building materials under a unique framework agreement. To More...

By Editor On Sunday, March 3rd, 2013

Walsall Housing achieves cost and community benefits

Walsall Housing Group achieves cost and community benefits through Integrated Services supply partnership Walsall Housing Group (whg) is one of the largest providers of housing in the West Midlands. Owning and managing More...

By Editor On Thursday, February 14th, 2013

Collaborating for a sustainable future

Tony Pell, Windows Product Manager at JELD-WEN talks to Housing Active about a sustainable future With the construction industry under the spotlight to produce increasingly sustainable and energy efficient buildings, More...

By Editor On Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

The latest sustainable window and door solution

Camden’s innovative Inliten window and door system has been developed to meet the current and future demands of the market Designed and developed in one of the most advanced manufacturing facilities in Europe, More...

By Editor On Friday, January 4th, 2013

Greenfields launches its plans for the next three years

Greenfields Community Housing has launched its plans for the next three years, which includes building at least 50 new homes, transforming four more older persons’ schemes and extending its employment, apprenticeship More...