Nearly 50,000 Brookhurst handmade plain clay roofing tiles protect a Scandia-Hus residence in West Sussex.
Cembrit is entering the UK market with a new fibre cement weatherboard – Cembrit Plank. “Extremely versatile, low in maintenance, and rot, rust, warp, crack, sun, heat, rain and fire resistant, this board is an excellent alternative to timber and plastic based alternatives,” it claims.
Birtleys’ Supatherm gives architects, housebuilders and structural engineers’ access to a “truly customisable solution” to achieve significant reductions in building fabric heat loss, Birtley claims.
Clos-o-Mat, the British-based manufacturer of the Clos-o-Mat range of bidet (wash & dry) toilets, says it has introduced a new range, designed to enable elderly and disabled people to have a “stylish” bathroom that can be easily adapted, evolved to meet immediate, and future, needs.
Coloured PVCu profiles represent a “high demand design” opportunity as home owners now seek more differentiation in their choice of windows, according to Eurocell.
Cellecta, the UK’s manufacturer of acoustic and thermal insulation, has launched its latest product range to its Acoustic range with the introduction of RUBBERfon ULTRATOP & RUBBERfon IMPACT.
Continuing its theme of “building more affordable homes” the BLG Development Finance team says it has funded a 268-unit urban regeneration scheme in Leeds. Phase 1 of 85 units commenced in May 2017 and is scheduled for delivery in early 2018.
Many good developers have more opportunities than they have cash available, and miss out when funds are tied up on other projects, says lender Go Develop.
If achieving sufficient airtightness seems complex or challenging, there is a simple solution, according to DuPont: work with a proven system of products – and the expert team behind them.
British Gypsum’s Gyproc AquaBead is a new water-activated adhesive corner bead that is easier to cut and apply than any other corner bead or tape, the company claims.