Materials Crisis Halts Housebuilding

IN WHAT IS NOW a materials crisis, shortages are harming the Government’s housebuilding and construction ambitions. Richard...

Code Red for Humanity – Reduce Your Business Emissions Now

EACH BUSINESS IS BEING urged to play its part in reducing carbon emissions, to stabilise...

Whatever the Issue, Wherever the Application, Gradient has the Tapered Insulation to Suit Your Roof

James Wilkinson, Design Team Manager at Gradient, provides a guide to tapered insulation IN BASIC TERMS,...

Shortages and Prices Blamed for Drop in July 2021 Construction Output

CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT fell by 1.6% in July 2021, as shortages and prices are blamed for...

Roofing Today Reader Offer – Two Henchman Ladders

Roofing Today's READER OFFER during September and October 2021 is offering lucky readers the chance...

New ROCKWOOL Red Book Released

A 2021 VERSION of the ROCKWOOL Red Book has now been released, capturing a series...

TN International Launches ROOFplus Range to Distributors

A DEDICATED RANGE of high-performance bituminous membranes specially formulated for roofing distributors and their customers...

Keyfix to Host Weekly Webinars on Non-Combustible Cavity Tray Systems

TO HELP architects, housebuilders, contractors and specifiers gain a better understanding of the technical challenges...

Bauder Team Takes Great Strides for Charity

ON WEDNESDAY 8th SEPTEMBER the Bauder Directors, Regional Managers, Area Technical Managers, Site Technicians and...

Prehistoric Remains Uncovered at Cambridgeshire Housing Development

A TEAM OF ARCHAEOLOGISTS have excavated Bronze and Iron Age human remains on This Land’s™...

NAO Report Damns Failed Green Homes Grant Scheme

THE GREEN HOMES GRANT Voucher Scheme was delivered to an over-ambitious timetable and was not...

Merchant Acts to Ease HGV Driver Shortage

A UK BUILDERS MERCHANT has launched its own ‘Driver Academy’ to help address the nationwide...

CITB Proceeds with Three-Year Levy

THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TRAINING BOARD (CITB) Levy Proposals to fund skills and training across England,...

Onduline Key Technical Appointment Strengthens UK Team

LIGHTWEIGHT ROOFING SYSTEMS specialist firm, Onduline, has appointed Ardit Strica as the company’s new technical...

Marley Alutec’s Evoke and Evolve used for Modern Norfolk Home

MARLEY ALUTEC'S aluminium fascia, soffit and rainwater solutions have been utilised for a bespoke new...

Onerous Construction Contracts – 10 Key Points

ONEROUS CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS are often entered into by contractors and subcontractors across the construction industry,...

Concrete Roof Tiles Production Down as Building Materials Costs Rise by a Fifth

BUILDING MATERIALS increased in price by 20.1% in July 2021 compared to 12 months ago,...

Roofer and Builder Sentenced after Fall from Height

A BUILDING CONTRACTOR and a roofing contractor have been fined after an employee fell five...

Construction Activity Rises at Softest Pace Since February

UK CONSTRUCTION companies signalled a further increase in output volumes during August, however the pace...

Marketing Will Blow the Roof Off – If It’s Done Correctly!

Written by Alison Relf - Managing Director, Taylor Alden. THE MARKETING LIFE today, in every industry,...

Can the Built Environment Afford to Go Green?

The UK’s built environment is under enormous pressure to meet net-zero carbon targets by 2050...

European Slate Introduces ESCO 100 EXTRA Plus

EUROPEAN SLATE is constantly monitoring its customers and ever-changing industry needs. Spanish Slate Due to strong relationships...

North East Agencies Team Up to Battle Materials Shortages

THE WORSENING MATERIALS shortages crisis has blighted the construction sector in 2021 and Construction Alliance...

NACE Set to Re-launch NVQ & Training for Chimney Engineers and Sweeps

THE NVQ Level 2 for Chimney Engineering is being re-launched by the National Association for...

New CEO to Lead the Institute of Roofing

THE INSTITUTE OF ROOFING (IOR) has appointed Kay Rose, FIoR as its new chief executive...

New MOY Partnership Raises the Roof in Intelligent Roofing Smart Monitoring

FOR OVER 40 years MOY has provided Waterproofing Systems providing secure, solid cover for building...

StructureCare Completes Northwick Park Hospital MSCP using DeckProtect+

CAR PARK services specialist StructureCare has successfully completed a contract for the surfacing of a...

Product Launch: Hambleside Danelaw Announces MidVerg20

AFTER THE very popular reception of the InVerg Plain Tile Interlocking Dry Verge System last year,...

School Leavers Urged to Consider Roofing Careers

WITH GCSE RESULTS out today, many school-leavers and their parents will be thinking about options...

New Tiles on Oxburgh Hall Adapted to Give Bats a Grip

PART OF A massive £6m re-roofing project at the historic manor house, Oxburgh Hall in...

Global BIM Network Call for Knowledge

THE GLOBAL BIM Network is now initiating a Call for Knowledge to all public sector...

Construction Charity Band of Builders Transforms Garden and Kitchen for Former Joiner

A GLASGOW MAN left with serious injuries after a horror car crash can finally enjoy...

Wernerco Announces £10m Investment with New Distribution Centre

WERNERCO HAS ANNOUNCED a new £10 million investment plan, including the relocation of its UK...

Roofing Industry Feeling the Heat as Material and Skill Shortages Intensify Further

THE ROOFING AND CLADDING industry continued to be blighted by material and skill shortages as...

Nottingham Base Increases Contracts in the Midlands and South

ROOFING AND BUILDING maintenance specialist, Hodgson Sayers, has seen further national growth, as its Nottingham...

IOR Associate Course Achieves ABBE Accreditation

THE INSTITUTE OF ROOFING (IOR) Associate Course has achieved a third-party accreditation from the Awarding...

The Search for the 2021 BMI Apprentice of the Year is On!

A KEY HIGHLIGHT in the UK construction calendar is back with the launch of the...

IPCC Report says Climate Change is Widespread, Rapid, and Intensifying

CHANGES TO THE Earth’s climate in every region and across the whole climate system are...

Trades Business Confidence High

BUSINESS CONFIDENCE among UK tradespeople is now at its highest level since July 2018, according...

Watts Appoints Joanne Grainger as Sheeting & Cladding Specialist

WATTS ROOFING SUPPLIES has welcomed a new addition to the company, Joanne Grainger, as Sheeting...