In possibly the only building of its kind in the UK, Sika Sarnafil single ply membrane has been used to waterproof a garden room with a live tree growing through it.
Tagged under   waterproofing    garden room 
John wanted some additional living space for his growing daughter. Having completely paid off the mortgage on his two-bedroomed single storey home in East Sussex, John did not anticipate there being any problem with raising…
Tagged under   new build    extension 
Fairways, the Isle of Wight superhome showcased in September’s Grand Designs programme, features large areas of impeccable plastering made possible by spray-applied MP75 Readymix Plaster from by Knauf – one of the UK’s leading manufacturer…
Tagged under   plaster    walls 
The new Trespa® Meteon® Lumen range, launched in February this year, has been chosen to provide the ventilated cladding facade for the Time Saving Home at this year’s Ideal Home Show.
Tagged under   cladding    facade 
Accoya®LathamCLAD - the modified, highly durable and dimensionally stable certified timber cladding – is now available from all eight of James Latham’s timber depots.
Tagged under   cladding    timber    wood 
A startlingly modern private dwelling in Steeple Morden, Cambridgeshire, has been designed and constructed by its owner using Trespa® Meteon® architectural cladding panels over the entire external, non-glazed surface.
Tagged under   cladding 
Silva Timber Products has expanded its product range by becoming the UK’s first supplier of yellow cedar shingles and shakes.
Tagged under   timber 
Dura Cladding 150 Weatherboard has helped to transform a 4 bedroom residential property in rural Essex into a stunning and highly marketable home. The innovative alternative to natural timber has not only improved the overall…
Tagged under   cladding    renovation    composite 
Following the Housing Minister Mark Prisk’s pledge to remove the bureaucracy surrounding self build projects, Robert Hoskins of Hoskins Brick, urges aspiring self builders to avoid falling into a ‘false economy’. Over 90% of what…
Tagged under   walls    insulation    bricks 
The cellar of an end of terrace Georgian property in Bristol was being converted into two additional dwelling rooms as part of a larger conversion. While this cellar was below the street level at the…
Tagged under   cellars    conversion 

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