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Specification Writing Advice – Poacher Turns Gamekeeper

This is a guest post by Stephen Walton, a Director of Schumann Consult, who joins us to share his thoughts on specification writing. For twelve years I have been working as a specification consultant with...

Loft Insulation: It’s Not Working

There’s a big problem with loft insulation. In the UK, there are 23 million houses with lofts and several million non-domestic properties that also have loft spaces. According to Government figures...

Engineering Bricks

Engineering bricks – not pretty but tough and hard wearing, meaning they are often used for projects where appearance is not paramount, within tunnels or groundworks for example. Search...

Engineering Bricks

Engineering Bricks

Engineering bricks – not pretty but tough and hard wearing, meaning they are often used for projects where appearance is not paramount, within tunnels or groundworks for example. Search ‘Engineering...

Facing Bricks

Not having the right brick for your building project can lead to a whole host of problems later on down the line. If you are unsure on which one is right for you then we can help. To show you the best way to build we...

Triple Glazing Windows

Is triple glazing as good for the environment as it is claimed, once the impact of its materials and processes is considered? Paul Hicks, ACIAT of VELUX looks at its performance and its environmental and financial...

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