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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.

Insulation gives new lease of life to Cornish units in Wales

Social housing provider RCT Homes has accessed Arbed funding to carry out a range of improvements on 30 Cornish Units in Cwmbach, Wales, including the installation of ROCKWOOL stone wool insulation to alleviate fuel poverty issues and improve living conditions for tenants.

Introducing Fixit 222

Aerogel granulates used in the mineral-based system provide excellent thermal performance

BRUFMA makes a sound case of recycled PIR insulation

Tests find that recycled mixed crumb size PIR particles can meet sound insulation regulations when used as fill material in party wall applications

Recticel Insulation launches U-value calculator

Self-help with calculating U-values is now offered by Recticel Insulation

Bloomberg London HQ is blooming good

The building offers almost 1.1 million ft² of sustainable office space

New requirements for insulation guarantees under ECO3

To help clarify the issue of changing insulation guarantees, Neil Marshall of Neil Marshall Consultancy Services, explains what has changed, what is changing and how installation companies will be affected.

ROCKWOOL at the RCI Show 2016

Products, demonstrations and CPDs were central to ROCKWOOL’s attendance at this year’s RCI Show

Metac: Isover’s easy to install pitched roof range now available in...

Insulation manufacturer – Saint-Gobain Isover – is introducing an innovative pitched roof range, Metac, to the UK market.

Kingspan Insulated Panels makes a “significant breakthrough”

With its unique microcell technology, the IPN-QuadCore insulated panel core offers lower lifetime costs and greater environmental credentials