The Builders Merchants Federation has welcomed the Prime Minister’s blueprint for greener homes and buildings, but says more needs to be done to ensure the scheme leaves a lasting legacy for the UK’s housing stock.
The Prime Minister Boris Johnson has outlined his 10-point plan for a “green industrial revolution for 250,000 jobs.”
Following concerning reports of inappropriate and potentially unsafe rooflight designs, which have come to light recently, the Advisory Committee for Roofsafety (ACR), has published a new information sheet, entitled: ‘Glass Specification in Flat Rooflights’
Nominated by his employer Hodgson Sayers, Jordan Condren beat off stiff competition in his category to win the Trade Apprentice of the Year in the virtual Generation4Change Awards.
Business Secretary Alok Sharma has written an open letter to everyone working in the construction industry to express his gratitude for the work that is being done.
The UK government’s announcement of a Green Jobs Taskforce reflects calls by the Federation of Master Builders for a strategic approach to net-zero, with home energy retrofit at its heart.
Selco Builders Warehouse, which has opened its 69th UK branch in Salford has brought a £3,000 boost to the local community.
In response to the recent update from the Office of National Statistics, showing that construction recovery has slowed, the Federation of Master Builders is calling on the Chancellor to use the Spending Review to lay the groundwork for an ambitious long-term energy efficiency retrofit strategy.