Rented Properties: Who’s Responsible for Fixing What? @Fulcare

The millennial generation is almost defined by the fact that they usually rent their homes rather than owning them. The UK housing market is making it harder and harder for youngsters to get on the property ladder unlike decades before — one in three millennials will never own a home.

Villeroy & Boch’s award winning Finion Clever integration of technology to the bathroom @UK_Bathrooms

The bathroom has pivoted from being a purely functional wash space to a room of relaxation and soothing spa-style luxury. How the room is designed has also evolved, with its focus moving from cleanliness and efficiency to the overall bathing experience – how the room makes you feel, and its ambiance. Today’s bathroom is a private sanctuary, a unique space in the house to retreat to, wind-down in and a place to indulge in some alone guilt-free solitude.

How has our plastic usage increased so dramatically over recent years?

According to statistics from Statista, global plastic production totalled 359 million metric tonnes in 2018. The UK produced 99 kilograms of plastic waste per person, per year, second only to the US, which produce 105 kilograms.

The Best Technology Innovations in Construction @theNBS

The history of manufacturing can be traced back to the Industrial Revolution during the 19th century, where raw materials were turned into finished goods. It’s safe to say that technology has advanced quite a bit since the days of the spinning jenny, especially when it comes to manufacturing in the construction industry. While manufacturing businesses continue to innovate, it’s also important that these developments are promoted to secure investment and achieve contracts.

APPRENTICE FROM CARDIFF IS THE BEST IN THE NATION! @Screwfix

KAIDEN ASHUN WINS NATIONAL SCREWFIX TRADE APPRENTICE COMPETITION!

  • Kaiden Ashun is this year’s champion in the Screwfix Trade Apprentice Competition
  • He was awarded the title after a national virtual final
  • He now receives the ultimate prize to kick-start his career – a trade bundle worth £10,000

INNOVATION MUST BE A JOURNEY WITHOUT END FOR THE MANUFACTURERS OF OUR FUTURE BUILT ENVIRONMENT @RecticelInsulUK

By Paul Simpson, Commercial Director at Recticel Insulation

Innovation is essential to progress. Without it, time would stand still and sectors such as construction would remain tied to the same antiquated processes. It is why manufacturers must continue to be the mothers and fathers of invention, as their evolution of materials which facilitate smarter worker practices will be crucial to the sustainable creation of an energy-efficient housing stock.

T&M Commits to HVO Fuel Switch

Horsham-based T&M Bowser Solutions’ (T&M) transition to hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) fuel is imminent, with a complete switch likely within a year.

CLIMATE NEUTRALITY IS OUR GOAL. @Aluprof_UK

ALUPROF’S ACTION STRATEGY

ALUPROF S.A., the leading company of the Kęty S.A. Capital Group and one of Europe’s foremost suppliers of aluminium architectural solutions, has defined its strategic objectives for 2021 to 2025. Moving on with its previous activities, the company has presented its environmental and social commitments in the form of sustainability goals.

Market Insights Drive Klober’s Latest Range Extensions @KloberLtd

Based on recent customer insights and home improvement trends, Klober has revealed a number of range extensions to offer its distributors and contractors more choice, with more developments to follow later this year.