Home Insulation


Insulating concrete block walls: What is the best way to do...

If you want a home to remain at acceptable temperatures throughout the year by blocking the airflow through the concrete blocks, you have to insulate the walls. Fortunately, there are lots of different ways you can do this.

Construction time again for SureCav

The cavity wall membrane specialist has announced that enquiries have increased for its SureCav25 system, new website and re-opening of its distribution centre.

ROCKWOOL and Rockpanel partner in high-rise student housing project

ROCKWOOL and Rockpanel are the winning façade combination behind an attractive, new student housing landmark for developer, Gilltown, on behalf of Bournemouth University.

Insulated render solution from Italian leader, Fassa Bortolo

Fassatherm from Fassa Bortolo is an EWI system that not only enhances an external facade, but keeps buildings warm, improves energy efficiency and reduces the risk of damp through condensation.

Polar protection from A. Proctor’s high-performance membranes

A. Proctor Group products have been selected for a British Antarctic Survey building’s construction.

Boulder Developments joins Fortis Merchants

Boulder Developments is now a supplier to Fortis, the UK’s largest construction buying group. 

Home isolation gives rise to increased insulating and home improvement projects

The Independent Builders Merchant Group (IBMG) has reported an increase in demand for insulation supplies – with a notable upturn in online purchases delivered directly to the customer amid the COVID-19 outbreak.  

Former NIA CEO launches National Spray Foam Insulation Association

The new National Spray Foam Insulation Association is to be launch on March 1 in response to requests from leading spray foam insulation companies.

Kingspan TEK gets sporty at new pavilion

The Kingspan TEK Building System of structural insulated panels (SIPs) has provided the shell for a minimalist pavilion at Eton College’s Willowbrook Outdoor Sports Centre.

New fire-resistant vapour control layer

The A. Proctor Group has launched a new high-performance fire-resistant vapour control layer, which is air and vapour tight, thus improving the energy efficiency and reducing the risk of condensation within residential and commercial buildings.