The Glass Science Inside Superglass Insulation Glass mineral wool insulation uses two key principles to reduce heat conduction: (1) an insulating material (glass) that (2) is structured to give millions of tiny cells of trapped air.
As we enter the final quarter of the financial year, many trades people will no doubt be looking at their accounts and pondering if they’ve got enough in the pot to buy some new equipment. Spring is traditionally a busy time for plant and tool upgrades across the building industry, as operators look to invest their end-of-year surplus or else delay making a purchase into next year’s budget.
CORONAVIRUS CRISIS - The HBF's message to the industry
HBF executive chairman Stewart Baseley says that, as the trade body for the home building industry, HBF has a key role to play in keeping members informed of the latest developments on coronavirus
The Interview - Andrew Brooks, Bewley Homes
Andrew Brooks, the lively md of Hampshire-based Bewley Homes, talks to Suzie Mayes about growing the small plc business, what quality means and learning from the "University of the breakfast table"
A year on from the launch of HBF's mental health campaign, Suzie Mayes looks at what housebuilders are doing to protect the mental health and wellbeing of their employees and subcontractors, in the office and on site
On the buses
Surely in these sustainable times, a bus route to serve a new scheme would seem essential. But, as Mark Smulian finds, this is not always a given