UK construction growth downgraded as uncertainty intensifies

Growth for the construction industry has been downgraded again as Brexit-related uncertainties intensify. However, some sectors are experiencing a boost.

Construction Industry Helpline provides £1.254m of charitable services

2018 was a difficult year for the construction industry and the human impact of the stress and strains of working in such an environment is clearly being seen by the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity

Rogue roofers identified as blight on ‘under-appreciated’ trade

Seven out of 10 roofers have had to rectify a rogue roofer’s “shoddy job” in the last 12 months along

80% of people want to increase natural light in their home

When asked about natural light, 48% said they would pay more to have a home with a greater amount of natural light and 57% said they would be more likely to buy or rent a home if it had more natural light

LRWA to make a splash in its 40th anniversary year

The LRWA Charity Dragon Boat Regatta will take place on May 2 and will help to raise funds for mental health charity, Mind.

SIG Roofing Oxford branch helps local homeless charity

SIG Roofing’s Oxford branch has donated hundreds of pounds worth of cold weather clothing to help a local charity keep the homeless warm this winter.

New acquisition signals growth for Permaroof

The UK importer and distributor has acquired The Skylight Company.

Construction Materials Online achieves 46% growth in sales

The online builders' merchant has reported sales of £38.6 million in 2018 and is now double in size when compared to 2016.

Charity donations on the house in new initiative

Russell Roof Tiles has pledged to match the amount of money its staff raises for charity

CRS Building Supplies joins BMF as tenth branch opens

Today CRS employs 115 staff and its turnover in 2018 exceeded £30 million