There is much talk at present about the need to increase the supply of housing to an ever increasing population,” says Chris Foulkes, director of investment at Wolsey, the finance specialist for housebuilders.
Hunter Plastics says that its Foundry Finish Rainwater System is a cost effective and easy to install alternative to cast iron. The PVC range looks “truly authentic” and consists of profiles that emulate the traditional shape of cast iron rainwater systems, Hunter Plastics claims.
The Kingspan TEK Building System of Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) has been used to create a contemporary show home that blends ambitious architectural design with the meticulous energy efficiency requirements of the Passivhaus Standard, at the Potton Show Centre in St Neots, Kingspan says.
Water management specialist JDP is celebrating its 45th anniversary with a period of significant expansion, growth and investment, it says.
Imperial Bricks, the UK’s traditional handmade brick supplier, has created an app to help housebuilders and developers identify the right brick for their projects.
Makita says the latest version of its 18v cordless drywall screwdriver runs up to a maximum 2500rpm – lower than its predecessor – but delivers greater driving torque from its Brushless motor.
GTC says that customers on its ultrafast Fibre-to-the-Home (FTTH) network will have “even more choice” as a fifth Independent Service Provider (ISP), Pure Broadband, goes live.
Kawneer‘s pre-empting of a ban on the use of chromate has won plaudits, it says.
Following the requirements of Approved Document Q, Runners Sliding Door Systems says that its Tommafold bi- fold door gear successfully completed PAS 24 testing carried out by a UKAS approved test house.
Hotpoint has developed a range of ovens that benefit from a raft of technology to transform cooking into a new experience of flavour, the company says.