Government law to boost energy efficiency of private rented homes

Landlords will be required to raise EPC levels to Band E in April 2018 under new Government rules

Women to make up a quarter of construction workforce by 2020

New findings show 10% increase in number of women in the industry over the last decade, with more expected to join

House of Lords members oppose deregulation of health and safety rules

Peers claim plans to allow certain self-employed workers to be exempt from laws could "cause dangerous confusion" and increase risks

Housing registrations increase as detached homes return

NHBC figures for 2014 show 9% boost to new home volumes, with house-builders suggesting a move away from first-time buyers

Labour unveils new Help to Build policy as Conservatives answer accusations

Measures to help fund SME builders while fast tracking smaller sites and ensuring land is available among new plans as house-building industry prepares for possible end to Help toBuy

?Skills time bomb is ticking’ says FMB

State of Trade Survey finds over 30% of firms have difficulty recruiting roofers as workloads increase

Roofing Racers smash 2014 target

Roofing, roofline and window industries' team raises œ62,000 for two UK charities

Winter weather boosts demand for Martin-Brooks

Small repairs keep Sheffield firm busy as high winds and snow cause damage across the region

Companies urged to comply with new CE marking regulations

Certification firm BM TRADA warns of Trading Standards investigations that could result in companies being barred from trading

Balfour Beatty begins to respond to KPMG report with branch closure

Nottingham office to close after review finds inherent problems with company's operational performance