Aluglaze panels an ideal choice for facade of emergency homes

Sheffield based Panel Systems, developer QED Sustainable Urban Developments and offsite manufacturer CargoTek, have worked together to alleviate the level of homelessness in Ealing, with homes built from former shipping containers that feature attractive facades manufactured from Aluglaze panels. The development of 60 units, known as Meath Court, Hope More...

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By Editor On Monday, July 3rd, 2017

Marley Eternit tiles help make ‘Roof of the Year. aspirational design a reality

Marley Eternit’s Acme Double Camber clay plain tiles have enabled a standout visionary design to become a reality on a bespoke two bedroom property in rural Gloucestershire, which has won ‘Roof of the Year’ More...

By Editor On Thursday, June 2nd, 2016

Multi-million Grange-Over-Sands development provides affordable homes for local people

A new multi-million pound housing development at Grange-over-Sands has been welcoming its first residents, providing a welcome facelift to a formerly neglected brownfield site. Two Castles Housing Association, working More...

By Editor On Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

A new roof for country cottage

A country cottage situated in a beautiful location in the Wye Valley, now has a long awaited new roof thanks to Roof Assured by Sarnafil. After years of patching up leaks and carrying out temporary repairs on the More...

By Editor On Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

Social housing project gets modern look with Kestrel

A housing project in the Midlands has been given a modern look with black grain fascia boards and soffits from Kestrel. The social housing development in Walsall, by Accord Group, comprised 40 new homes in phase More...

By Editor On Monday, March 7th, 2016

Architects and developers unveil a new kind of home for the 21st century in Manchester

Offering customers bespoke, architect-designed homes along the canal in New Islington, Manchester, the development gives buyers the power to choose the layout of their home. The first 43 hoUSes adopt a traditional More...

By Editor On Monday, February 1st, 2016

Global UPVC delivers the perfect remedy at historic hospital site

More than 700 high quality windows and doors were supplied and installed by Global UPVC at a prestigious development on the historic Caerphilly Miners’ Hospital site. The Beeches Village – an award winning scheme More...

By Editor On Thursday, February 12th, 2015

ISO Chemie tape for air tightness joints at unique Passivhaus project

A unique modular new build project has been completed using ISO-Chemie’s ISO-TOP Flex Tape to provide improved airtight sealing of internal joints.  Schoolmasters is a low energy pre-fab house which was built More...

By Editor On Monday, August 4th, 2014

Hanson Formpave’s permeable paving SUDS used in £350m development

Hanson Formpave’s block and permeable paving has been specified by David Wilson Homes for its new £350m development, The Racecourse Newbury.  Formpave is providing 8,000 square metres of Golden Brindle and Charcoal More...

By Editor On Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Eco re-energises Bristol community

A successful ECO scheme in Bristol highlights just how important government funding is to upgrade the UK’s vulnerable properties With the government’s Energy Company Obligation (ECO) scheme at the centre of More...