British Gypsum’s Gyproc AquaBead is a revolutionary new water-activated adhesive corner bead that is easier to cut and apply than any other corner bead or tape. It can save up to 2 hours per plot, allowing for more plots to be completed per week.The simple installation process of cutting to length, spray and apply is 37.5% faster than traditional methods to complete – boosting productivity on site. What’s more, the improvements in speed are ma...
Britain's Biggest Housebuilders
Housing Market Intelligence Report editor Brian Green offers a taste of what is in the 2017 report launched in October and reveals this year's Top 25 housebuilders.
The Interview - David Thomas
Barratt Developments is once again Britian's biggest housebuilder according to the Top 25 revealed in this issue. Chief executive David Thomas talks about maintaining quality in a time of growth, the market, Help to Buy and the skills shortage.
On Fire - Spitfire Bespoke Homes
Spitfire Bespoke Homes has grown significantly in its first seven years of life, becoming known for its individually designed home. Md David Jervis speaks about growth, attention to detail and local markets.
Pledging to close the skills gap
A year after it offically began, the Home Building Skills Partnership launches a Skills Pledge to mobilise the whole of the industry and signal its intent.