James Hardie launches innovative new product

James Hardie has launched its new 11mm Hardie® Panel which saves time and money for builders, contractors, and architects.

Wraptite® protection chosen for Isle of Man seafront property

The Wraptite external air barrier system from A. Proctor Group has been selected as part of the façade upgrade to a sea-facing property on the Isle of Man and will ensure energy efficiency and protection from the elements.

How the industry is reassuring residents over recladding

With thousands of mid-rise buildings now eligible for cladding replacement, Liam Blears of FSi Promat explains how the passive fire protection industry is reassuring residents of the safety of recladding projects to protect against the rapid spread of fire.

Transforming architecture, one facade at a time

In this article, Simon Buckmaster, technical and sales services manager at James Hardie, discusses facades and their importance, noting what’s vital when choosing a material and innovations to come.   

Freefoam awarded EcoVadis Silver medal for sustainability

Freefoam Building Products has achieved the EcoVadis Silver medal in recognition of the company’s commitment to sustainable business practices.

Class 1 Magply boards withstand real life fire test on Surrey...

A potentially catastrophic blaze in rural Surrey was stopped in its tracks thanks to the use of 12mm A1 non combustible Magply being chosen as the render substrate board on the contract.

Sto helps refurbished homes shine brighter and greener

A refurbished housing development is benefiting from an aesthetic, energy-efficient exterior thanks to a Sto external wall insulation system.

Wraptite® airtightness protection selected for Northampton school for boys

The Wraptite external air barrier system from the A. Proctor Group has been chosen for its airtight benefits to be used on a Northampton School for Boys Multi-Academy Trust.

Wraptite® airtightness used for new self-build house

A new self-build house in County Monaghan, Ireland, has been built incorporating the high-performing Wraptite air-barrier from the A. Proctor Group.

Tata Steel UK updates market-leading Colorcoat® guarantees to incorporate PV module...

Tata Steel has further extended other pre-finished steel product guarantees in the Colorcoat® product portfolio to cover the use of clips and fix photovoltaic modules.