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Day: April 29, 2021

Timber

Timber imports up by 12% in January 2021

The recovery in import volume seen in the second half of 2020 continued in January 2021 with timber and panel imports 12% higher than in …

Working at Height

Working at Height breaches increase by 84% on construction sites

The Building Safety Group (BSG) has reported an 84% increase in the number of ‘Working at Height’ breaches occurring on construction sites during the first …

Awards

Edinburgh based architects Kettle Collective leads in sustainable innovation with second Queen’s Award for Enterprise

Edinburgh based architect, Kettle Collective, is calling for architects to be at the forefront of tackling carbon reduction, a sector which contributes up to 39% of the …

Telecoms, Networks & Connections

ISPs and Contractors Urged to Go Beyond the ‘Low-hanging Fruit’ of Project Gigabit

ISPs and contractors are being urged to consider smaller and more remote rural communities under the new £5bn Project Gigabit scheme which was extended earlier …

Glass & Glazing

GGF ADVISES CAUTION AS LOCKDOWN EASES

As lockdown restrictions continue to ease around the UK, the Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) advises all companies to be cautious and still adhere to …

Regeneration

Latest Stage of The Depot Renovation Approved

The Depot latest stage in the refurbishment process, which includes the grade II-listed former army stores and barracks at Weedon Bec, Northamptonshire, has been approved. …

Mixed-Use

Soapworks Development Receives Planning Permission

Bristol City Council has given planning permission to First Base’s £175 million Soapworks development, which will incorporate a mix of workspace, affordable homes and a …

Roofing

TN International gains BBA certification for its Börner roof waterproofing systems

Global roofing specialist TN International has won BBA approval for its specification range of Börner bituminous roofing systems. Agrément Certificate No: 21/5879 is the first …

Solar Power

Efficacy of Solar Power on A Modern Home

Solar energy has bombarded the planet for the last 4 billion years. Harnessing the sun’s power to get electricity is a good option if you …

Kitchens & Bathrooms

How To Decorate A Simple Cozy And Elegant Master Bedroom

It is usually said that a bedroom reflects your personality. Therefore a bedroom should be a personal gateway it should be a canvas to represent …