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Expamet's updated pocket guides now include a wider range of builders metalwork and plasterers bead. We also have two brand new brochures to order Masonry Support and Expanded Metal Mesh and Lath.
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Flexiwall unique factory and warehouse partitioning has been used on multiple occasions to help businesses to cost-effectively segregate space, heating only the area they need and reducing energy consumption. Find out more and read the case studies.
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The A. Proctor Group, renowned for providing high-quality membrane solutions for controlling the heat, air, moisture movement in buildings (HAMM), is delighted to announce that it’s Fireshield® vapour permeable membrane has been awarded a British Board of Agrément Certificate.
News
We are delighted to have been successful at the Housebuilder Product Awards 2019, winning the category for Best Building Fabric Product with our G965 Dual Underfloor Vent.
Announcement
As part of a £40 million redevelopment of Chester Zoo, in 2015 we supplied over 1,500m² of Jakob Webnet for the animal enclosures & aviaries that formed part of the zoo’s new Islands zone. This new feature provides homes for Sulawesi macaques...
Case Study
During inner city or high rise construction projects, Hoardfast provides a sustainable and modular solution to construction companies who need to create temporary internal site offices and welfare spaces. Hoardfast can be installed, demounted and moved easily, and short or long term hire options ensure a cost-effective solution. See how Multiplex Construction benefited from this market leading solution
Case Study
If you are interested in how our delivery system works, please watch our short infographic to find out more information.
News
Can you get large LST radiator covers for large radiators? A blog exploring the different sizing options for LST radiator covers, and the type of environment where these would be needed.
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What temperature should radiators be in classrooms and nurseries? An exploration of current legislation, regulations, and statistics relating to surface temperatures in educational settings.
Blog
Due to the amount of time the average person spends working inside offices, daylight and ventilation have an enormous impact on peoples’ health and well-being.
Blog
Hush Acoustics were called to Douglas, the capital of the Isle of Man and home to a beautiful mid terraced property recently converted into 4 spacious apartments over 4 floors.  The apartments are situated very close to the road and after spending time inside, some road traffic as well as public background noise could be heard from inside the property. It was important to ensure appropriate acoustic measures were carried out when converting this existing property into apartments and th
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When it comes to metal radiator guards, there are a few options on the market. We take a look at wire mesh caged radiator guards compared to LST metal radiator guards and the benefits of both.
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For more modern and stylish bathrooms, the square grating can be used with the larger tiles, and just required the cuts to be mitred, which, when done well can look very striking.
Case Study
One of East Scotland’s largest independent housing associations, Fife Housing, has teamed up with a leading manufacturer and supplier in access control and door entry systems, Videx, to equip 84 flats in and around the Fife area with bespoke access control systems, that have been tailor made to meet the entry requirements of residents.
Case Study
A blog post exploring where you can purchase LST radiators from to create safer spaces for schools, hospitals, nurseries and care homes.
Blog
Videx Security has appointed a new Regional Sales Manager for the London and South East region.
News
A blog post exploring how a freestanding LST radiator can offer safe heating for a space where a wall mounted option isn’t possible.
Blog
Videx, a leading manufacturer and supplier in access control and door entry systems, has expanded its GSM range, introducing a new device compatible with its flagship VX2200 system, both 2 wire audio and 6 wire video versions, that enables audio calls to be made from any of the VX2200 entrances to a mobile phone or land line.
Product Launch
Westgate recently installed their market leading Flexiwall partition on a project with the renowned car manufacturer, engineering a segregation solution at Jaguar Land Rover’s Halewood plant. An enclosure was required that would offer cost-effective and robust segregation between a logistics area and an inspection area. Find out more...
Case Study
A blog post exploring how you can repair LST radiators in the unlikely event that there is a problem with them after they’re installed into the space.
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A blog post exploring if LST radiators can be installed into listed buildings and what considerations have to be made to achieve this
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Roofshield, the unique vapour and air permeable pitched roof underlay has been chosen for a multi-million-pound project set to transform the transport links across Northern Ireland.
Case Study
If you are heading down to Clerkenwell Design Week, remember to stop by CMD Showroom (99 Charterhouse Street, opposite Smithfield Market) to enjoy some refreshments, charge your phone with our new USB A&C Adaptive fast charger and have a chat with our sales team.
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Internal freestanding hoarding was required during a project to restore the Cathedral’s organ. The organ and its pipework needed to be dismantled and removed, whilst the Cathedral remained open for visitors...
Case Study
Discover the options when replacing radiator covers in hospitals. Our exclusive antimicrobial additive is essential in such busy germ ridden surroundings.
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