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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.

Knauf Insulation to heavily invest in its two UK glass mineral...

Knauf Insulation has announced a series of investments in its two UK glass mineral wool plants that will boost capacity as well as improve the range, availability and sustainability of its products.

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.

Choosing the most effective roof solution to handle this winter

As winter approaches, the importance of ensuring a property’s roof is fit for purpose in maintaining a warm and dry building increases. High performance roof insulation is crucial to this process, particularly for flat roofs, which are susceptible to issues not applicable to pitched installations.

Recticel Insulation launches U-value calculator

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

New thermo-reflective breather membrane for energy efficiency

Industrial Textiles & Plastics has launched a new engineered breather membrane

Kingspan targets net zero carbon manufacturing by 2030

Kingspan has published its “Planet Passionate” Sustainability Report, which outlines the company’s decarbonisation programme to reduce carbon emissions in manufacturing to as close to zero as technically possible, starting with the company reducing its emissions from operations by 5.2% back in 2020.

Kingspan launches new polycarbonate curtain wall system

Kingspan Light + Air has introduced a new vertical wall light solution – Kingspan UniQuad, which offers wide design flexibility in a single system which has been designed to easily integrate with other façade systems.

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

Cut installation time and labour costs with high-performance insulation

Read about the many benefits of choosing a high-performance Ravatherm XPS insulation board and the many advantages it has over its rival products.