Understanding fire risk in flat roofs

Once a previously unused space that ensured a building was watertight, the flat roof has since evolved into a valuable and versatile commodity. From meeting sustainability targets with solar panel installations, to providing tranquil garden terraces or being used for... View Article

Pyroguard’s multi-functional fire safety glass

Leading independent fire safety glass manufacturer, Pyroguard, has launched a campaign to raise awareness of the multi-functional benefits its toughened fire safety glass offers. Through the informed specification of additional counterpanes, architects, specifiers and contractors can create beautiful and bespoke... View Article

Video case studies to inspire your future designs

For architects and clients planning home renovation, extension or new-build designs in 2021 seeking much needed inspiration is all the more challenging given the current restrictions in place. To assist IDSystems have put together three of their favourite completed projects... View Article

East Calder homes receive first-class protection

The new development of 2 residential properties at Lime Kilns, East Calder in Scotland has been provided with a high-quality VOC protection barrier in the form of Protech VOC Flex from the A. Proctor Group. Prior to construction and in... View Article

Canopy specialists Fordingbridge are here to work with you

For over 55 years, Fordingbridge have proudly handled the design, manufacture and installation of bespoke steel and glulam structures from their West Sussex factory With specialists in a variety of sectors including education, healthcare, sport and hospitality, Fordingbridge proudly work collaboratively with architects and specifiers... View Article

New Doors for a New Age

LISTEN HERE 🔊 With the world in turmoil, changing attitudes, social and economic upheaval everywhere, you could be forgiven for thinking that innovation within the interior doors market was likely to be on hold for a while.  However at Vicaima... View Article

Be inspired with BLANCO’s new brochures for 2021

BLANCO UK has launched two striking, informative brochures. The brochures, which include relevant prices, were designed with the kitchen designer and retailer in mind; and they are perfect for the homeowner too. The new “BLANCO UNIT à la Carte Collection... View Article

Sustainable and Ethical Design

There is, rightly, a continuing trend towards sustainability and sustainable design being spearheaded by forward-thinking architects and designers and building product manufacturers all keen to minimise waste in the construction industry. Initiatives and schemes from PEFC™ and FSC® certification through... View Article

Sandtex breathes new life into cellar conversion

Developed for use in challenging conditions both inside and out, Sandtex Trade’s X-Treme X-Posure® masonry paint has helped transform a 100-year-old warehouse to create an atmospheric furniture and interior store and a cosy new coffee shop. Located in picturesque Llandeilo, Wales, Davies &... View Article

Acoustic Windows Keep the Peace at former US embassy

When it comes to luxury redevelopments, they don’t come much more complex than former US Embassy building No 1 Grosvenor Square with its rebuilt stone façade, SFS on springs and listed building status. The design and installation of sympathetic timber... View Article