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18.11.2016
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As thermal requirements for new builds have increased, designers have little option but to increase quantities of insulation within the external…
18.11.2016
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Introduced in Victorian times, drain interceptor traps were originally installed to stop the smells from sewers venting into properties. The health…
18.11.2016
Blog Post
Distinguishable stair nosings have been with us now since Approved Document M was first introduced in 1992.  In the last 24 years the document title…
18.11.2016
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A report by the Scape Group looks at the current school building challenge across England, by analysing primary and secondary pupil projection…
18.11.2016
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In previous editions we’ve looked at products that are likely to become more mainstream over the next few years as their production and development…
18.11.2016
News
A new report written by Mark Farmer, CEO of Cast Consultancy on behalf of the Construction Leadership Council provides a stark review of the problems…
18.11.2016
News
Construction is the UK's most dangerous employment sector. In the past five years alone, 221 workers have died, on average 44 people per year. Health…
31.10.2016
News
The New Homes Review is a new, independent online homeowner survey and annual report on the new home buying experience in the UK. This has been…
19.10.2016
News
5 Pancras Square and Penarth Learning Community were awarded winner and highly commended in the Inclusive Environment category at the recent…