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Rinnai, a UK leader in the manufacture and supply of heating & continuous flow hot water delivery systems and units for residential and commercial sites, has announced that it is planning on doubling its size within 10 years.

Unhealthy buildings adversely affect children and will cost UK £55.6 billion over next 40 years, research finds

Living, learning and working in unhealthy buildings will cost the UK economy over £55 billion between now and 2060, according to a report by research institute RAND Europe and roof window manufacturer VELUX.


Indonesia based sliding and folding door hardware provider – P.T. Roda Bangun Mandiri – has recently specified P C Henderson for a sliding door hardware project at the Intercontinental Hotel in Bali.

Climbing the proverbial ladder: how Bobtrade CEO Shneor Crombie is transforming the future of the building supplies market

Nine years ago, Shneor Crombie (35), CEO of, moved back to London where his family was originally from. “For years, it had been my dream to move and live in this amazing city: London.” is the new online building supplies marketplace, currently taking the construction industry by storm. Headed up by CEO Shneor, Bobtrade is revolutionising the sector by connecting builders and merchants across the UK to deliver a more efficient way of buying and selling building materials.

Gardening trends to inspire you in 2020

Garden trends have changed drastically over the past decade as people change the way they use their gardens and look to become eco-friendlier at the same time. Creating a practical space which is easy to maintain and comfortable to use can be a daunting task, but with a little planning and preparation, you can create an up-to-date and modern garden which will add that wow factor to your property.

New Innervision® steel-framed sliding doors from Crittall add a further dimension to interiors.

Creating a seamless transition between rooms, by opening or closing space is now possible with sliding doors from Crittall’s range of Innervision interior screens. These bright, beautifully crafted walls of glazing will complement timeless styles of period property or contemporary homes.

DEVImat warms redeveloped neo-Georgian buildings

Appointed by our client to design, supply and install the underfloor heating, this project was a high-quality residential redevelopment of a neo-Georgian building located adjacent to Tobacco Dock in Wapping.  With transport links to both the City and Canary Wharf the location is ideal for city workers.

The existing building forms a quadrangle around a central courtyard, which has gone through a change of use from underused offices to 124 high quality apartments.  Extensive refurbishment work was required as part of the change including structural alterations, floor infills and major reconfiguration of load bearing walls.

NEW from Solid Gear – the Onyx Safety Shoes and Boots.

Great value safety footwear with the unique BOA closure system for maximum comfort.

Nowadays, good safety footwear is part and parcel of a comfortable day’s work on site – just like good working clothes and quality hand tools.

Combining maximum comfort and protection with a robust and durable design, Solid Gear’s Onyx is available as a shoe or a boot and ideal for different types of on-site work.

VELUX Teams Up with Farrow & Ball to Shed Daylight on Colour in the Home

Roof window manufacturer VELUX and paint and wallpaper experts Farrow & Ball have come together in a new campaign which highlights the transformative effect that daylight can have on interior design.

The campaign centers on the transformation of the Toomey family’s single-storey extension using VELUX roof windows and Farrow & Ball colours. Working together, VELUX daylight expert Grant Sneddon and Farrow & Ball colour expert Joa Studholme showed the couple how to make the most of the available daylight and how to choose colours that look great in their space and suit their lifestyle.