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Actis Insulation turns Carpentry firm’s head

A home counties carpentry firm which has completed a project with Swedish timber frame specialist Scandia-Hus has become a convert to a range of insulation products which can eliminate thermal bridging. Reuben Sargent, project manager at RJS Carpentry Construction, has been singing the praises of insulating vapour control layer H’Control Hybrid, …

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Knauf Insulation monkey about with donation

Insulation manufacturer Knauf Insulation has donated products to Monkey World, the animal rescue centre in Dorset. Home to 54 chimpanzees and over 200 other primates, Monkey World’s 30 year old pavilions required refurbishment to expand and upgrade the accommodation in preparation for a new rescue. As chimpanzees are native to …

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Dogs Trust and Yale Make a Secure Team

As the amount of dog theft seems to be on the rise, Dogs Trust turn to Yale for advanced security options and advice. In addition to providing advice on securing homes and gardens to ensure dogs are kept safe, Yale is also sponsoring the charity’s dog theft campaign, “Family Pawtraits”, …

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Arbor Forest Products Investment in MDF Pays Off

Five years after launching its first MDF production unit, Arbor Forest Products is continuing to reap the benefits, posting record sales every month since the MDF line was installed in 2014. In fact, the company’s MDF sales have increased month-on-month and year-on-year since 2014, seeing a further boost with the …

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Euramax extends range with Travis Perkins

Euramax Solutions, a leading manufacturer of PVCu windows and doors, has announced that it will extend its product range with the UK’s largest builders’ merchants, Travis Perkins. The new range will see new products and colour options available to the public in Spring 2019. Based in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, Euramax …

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Scruffs’ Flexible Polo Shirts

Scruffs’ latest innovation is set to kit out trade professionals with the highest quality workwear for comfort and performance on the job. The new Scruffs Worker Polo is designed for year-round usage, providing a practical option for every task. Its lightweight, easy-care fabric offers freedom of movement, and the breathable, …

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AKW launches ‘AKW One’ service offering

AKW, one of the UK’s leading providers of accessibility solutions, has launched a range of products over the past few months to ensure that installers and specifiers can order everything they need to complete an accessible bathroom installation. Now, AKW is pleased to announce the launch of its ‘AKW One’ …

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Expamet’s new updated Product Guides

Expamet, one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of expanded metal mesh, constructional fixing components and builders’ metalwork has released a new and updated collection of product literature. The new literature includes two updated quick reference pocket guides to help our customers identify the product they require. In addition to this, there …

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Union marks the difference between grade 4 and 5 of BS 8607

Craig Birch, Product Category Manager at UNION, outlines what the new grade 5 for BS 8607 includes, why it has been introduced and the benefits that it can help deliver. At present, mechanically operated push button locksets are not typically security products, but rather access control ones. For example, think …

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Work at Height Tips from Scaffold Towers

Working from height continues to be one of the greatest causes of serious injury or death within the construction sector, particularly in situations where the necessary health and safety standards are disregarded. Failing to put the correct measures in place can not only put workers and the general public at …

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