Across the entire construction industry, sustainability is a major consideration when it comes to new projects. Self-builders, contractors and developers need to be more aware than ever of the materials used on a project to…
Published in Sustainable Living
Our building legislation contains many sustainability standards to be met. But for many self-builders, these are merely the starting point rather than the finish line, says Rupert Kazlauciunas, Technical Product Manager at Zehnder Group UK.
Published in i-build
Creating a sustainable and efficient heating system is becoming a hot topic within the domestic market, due to the UK becoming the first major world economy to set a target to achieve net-zero on greenhouse…
Published in Heating & Plumbing
become is taking the sustainability message to the great outdoors by launching a garden edging that is made from 100% recycled household plastic. Eco Edge is the latest addition to the become portfolio to meet…
Published in Drainage & Landscaping
Sustainable building products and Passivhaus project supplier, Ecological Building Systems, will bring together experts from across Europe on Thursday 11th May 2017 to hold the UK’s first ever masterclass in Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) design…
Published in Structural elements
Here Mark Dando, Specialist Rep for Timber and Timber Panel Products at Ridgeons Merchants, discusses the rise in popularity and benefits of timber frame construction.
Published in Project Inspiration
Nestled in a half-acre garden plot in a Gloucestershire village surrounded by historic landmarks of Castles and Keeps, this house stands out for its contemporary design sophistication, efficiency and innovation. Boasting timber-frame construction and renewable…
Published in Structural elements