LABC News

17.12.2021
News
The way we live and interact with spaces has constantly evolved as our needs, priorities and lifestyles have changed. Housing design and layout is…
17.12.2021
News
All building materials are subject to movement. This movement is due to several reasons however, two are particularly influential on vertical…
17.12.2021
News
For new dwellings and extensions, a popular method of providing ventilation has been to follow the principles of intermittent extract and background…
17.12.2021
News
We recently wrote about good installation of cavity wall ties in masonry walls in relation to moisture ingress and structural failure. There are some…
01.12.2021
News
Over 2 days, 15 Guest speakers, 40 exhibitor representatives, 50 online delegates and 250 in person made the 2021 LABC conference one of the most…
30.11.2021
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23.11.2021
News
LABC has welcomed the recent announcement by HSB(UK) of its agreement to purchase the MD Group of companies including the well-known structural…
14.10.2021
News
An important design consideration for new houses, flats or dwellings attached to one another is how to resist sound from travelling between them.…
14.10.2021
News
Cavity trays are an important feature in external cavity walls to assist in ensuring any water is directed outside the building. Incorrect…