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18.05.2020
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The CIOB (Chartered Institute of Building) have published a report "Understanding Mental Health in the Built Environment," based on a survey of over…
19.10.2015
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Timber windows aren’t a thing of the past. Their quality and engineering means they’re available pre-finished, double or triple glazed, with enhanced…
15.05.2020
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As the country slowly reestablishes itself over the coming weeks it's critical that building owners, managers and landlords and those who offer "…
11.05.2020
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Insulation specialist Actis is to start running its two popular CPD modules next month in live Zoom webinar format. The free training sessions, both…
11.05.2020
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NICEIC (National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting), ELECSA and ECA (Electrical Contractors' Association) have produced a…
04.05.2020
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Having read the May 2019 SCOSS Alert on Failure of RAAC Planks (view LABC's article here), a structural engineer has contacted CROSS (Confidential…
20.04.2016
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(Updated 1 May 2020) Timber staircases are an integral part of many homes across the UK. While the design and manufacture of a staircase is key to…
27.04.2020
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Work has started on the First Light Pavilion, a new visitor centre at the Jodrell Bank observatory in Cheshire. It will be the first concrete dome…
08.04.2020
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The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government (MHCLG) has published its response and other documents relating to the outcome of the "…