The Latest Building Product News

Catch up on the latest news, blogs, events and announcements from the building product sector

Guidance for Smoke Ventilation Design and Compliance through Tested Solutions.
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SE Controls has become the first company to be approved under the new SDI 19 certification scheme.
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Smoke control, environmental ventilation and facade engineering technologies are widely used solutions in building design and construction, but like all complex systems, they are reliant on the performance and quality of individual products and components.
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A blog post discussing the cost of LST Radiators and how certain features in them can affect the overall price.
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This year’s BAU exhibition in Munich was the largest ever staged and has proven to be an outstanding success for SE Controls.
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Big doors take up a lot of space when they're swinging out towards you - especially when big can be up to 1.1m wide, 2.9m tall and 90kgs! Sugatsune have fixed this problem with their lateral opening LIN-X1000, a redesign of the classic model to work on bigger, heavier doors.
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A blog post looking at the lifespan of our LST radiators and how their ongoing performance is beneficial to our customers.
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Fire rated smoke screen being manufactured for Swan Walk shopping centre.
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How do you make a closing door feel like poetry in motion? By adding a soft close damper that adds no extra weight but guarantees a smooth, silent finish every time.
Product Launch
A blog post exploring how you maintain LST radiators to ensure the best possible lifespan and optimal heat outputs.
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A blog post exploring how you install LST Radiators into a space.
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Large residential development in the heart of the beautiful Perthshire countryside is benefitting from the superior protection of Roofshield, one of the highest performing roofing membrane solutions, a pitched roof underlay, which is both air and vapour permeable.
Case Study
We now have a dedicated Performance Plywood® advert.
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An impressive new contemporary award-winning Eco House in Perthshire is set to benefit from the superior airtightness performance qualities of Wraptite from the A. Proctor Group.
Case Study
This blog highlights SuDs delving into the driving forces behind them, specifically the new legislation in Wales. Alternative methods are explored before more information is provided on a SuDs compliant natural stone paving product.
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A blog post explaining how to clean LST radiators and why it’s important to maintain them at all times.
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The psychological and physiological effects of colour on the human psyche are well documented. Throughout history colour has been incorporated architecturally to boost public morale and improve the impact of development on the surrounding landscape. For the first residents of a new, affordable housing development, Parc y Cefn, in Fishguard, South Wales where the houses are being rendered in shades of cream, blue, pink and green the future is bright indeed.
Case Study
Wrightstyle is completing work on six Crossrail stations, reflecting our expertise in railway fire safety in stations, with other recent completions across the UK, Dubai and Hong Kong. The fire safety measures being installed on the Elizabeth Line are state-of-the-art, reflecting modern fire safety regulations and advances in building materials – including our own fire systems.
Case Study
Entrance matting needs to be open structure, for it to effectively prevent dirt & moisture from entering your premises. With the correct matting brushes, the open structure takes dirt & moisture below the top level, so it can’t build up, which makes the matting ineffective, and it can’t be picked up and carried into your premises, on the soles of the next customer shoes. Keeping dirt & moisture out of your premises is key to achieving high ratings, so with 85% of dirt & moisture coming in from
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A blog post looking at the way LST radiators are designed to make cleaning behind them easier and more efficient.
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In order to always perform at their best, LST radiators sometimes need to be bled to get rid of the cold air inside. Read Contour’s blog to find out more.
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In today’s built up society, natural daylight has been replaced with artificial forms of light, like electric lighting. The effects are widespread. From deteriorating health to declining performance, it’s becoming increasingly obvious that daylight isn’t just a nice-to-have resource, it’s a basic human need.
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A blog post explaining how to balance an LST radiator and why this is important to keep them working at their full capacity
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Project Overview: Kinellar Primary School is a newly built school, with attached nursery in Aberdeenshire. As part of the construction, Nu-Style Products designed, manufactured and installed various washroom and education furniture products into the new school and nursery, servicing pupils from aged 3 to 11.  Morrison Construction partnered with Nu-Style Products on this project due to our product knowledge and excellent customer service, which was demonstrated in a previous pro
Case Study
Shower pods are fast becoming the stylish, modern and problem free design solution for architects.
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A blog post explaining how LST Radiators work and the additional safety options available to Contour customers.
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A blog post detailing the factors to consider when selecting LST Radiators for any environment.
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With many areas of the UK often exposed to prolonged periods of wet weather, standing water that collects around a domestic property can not only lead to issues with building access, but in some cases can cause significant property damage if left unchecked.
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