£11 Million Allocated for Brownfield Land Housing Developments

A FURTHER £11 million has been allocated to 15 councils to redevelop 23 brownfield land...

Whistleblowing in the Workplace

WHISTLEBLOWING is often seen as a sign that something is not right in the workplace....

Product Availability Improves But Not For All Sectors

WHILE THERE HAS been an improvement in product availability, demand continues to outstrip supply for...

CHAS Urges Construction to Embrace Building Safety Scheme

CHAS, the supply-chain risk management firm, has signed up to Building a Safer Future and...

CLC Writes to Gove on Environmental Controls Causing Housing Planning Delays

THE CONSTRUCTION LEADERSHIP COUNCIL (CLC) has expressed its ‘growing concern’ about the impact of ‘nutrient...

IMA Launches Guide to PIR Insulation in Flat Roofs

THE INSULATION Manufacturers Association (IMA) has launched its guide to the use of PIR insulation...

Government Must Outlaw Cowboy Builders

THE GOVERNMENT’s FAILURE to back legislation to tackle the scourge of cowboy builders is disappointing,...

Atlas Rooflights Win Top Security Listing

ROOFLIGHT MANUFACTURER, Atlas Glazed Roof Solutions has become the first company in the UK to have...

Revolutionising Roof Space Ventilation to Alleviate Condensation

REMOVING THE NEED to work outside, Kima’s retrofitted roofing vent is set to make the...

CUPA 50 FOR £50, Last Chance to be One of the 10 Lucky Roofers

CUPA PIZARRAS, the leading producer of natural slate, is giving away £50 amazon vouchers to...

Apollo Roofing Joins in ‘Living Wage Week’ Celebrations

APOLLO ROOFING, part of Apollo, a UK liquid adhesive, sealant coating and primer manufacturer, recently...

Top Tips for Getting your Business’ Health & Safety Ready for Winter

WINTER IS COMING, the days are getting shorter and the weather is becoming far more...

Roofing Talent Shines Through in BMI Apprentice of the Year 2021

THE WINNERS of the BMI Apprentice of the Year 2021 are Jamie Scott, of Bourne-based...

NWRTG Counts Past Year’s Activities and Gets Industry Update

AT ITS annual general meeting on 23 November the North West Roof Training Group (NWRTG)...

Construction Charity Christmas Card from CRASH Launches

THE ANNUAL CONSTRUCTION industry Christmas card from CRASH charity has launched, inviting construction companies to...

More Flexible Working could Unlock £55bn for UK Economy

FLEXIBLE WORKING already contributes £37bn to the UK economy each year, according to Flexonomics: The...

SIG UK Sustainability Lead Appointed

SIG UK LTD is announcing the appointment of a Sustainability Lead with Lorna Stork taking...

Second Best Quarter for Merchant Sales but Signs of a Slowdown

THE LATEST DATA on builders’ merchant sales continue the strong growth seen this year, as...

High Number of Bridge Strikes Warning

THE NUMBER OF bridge strikes in the UK remains alarmingly high, the government Traffic Commissioner...

Terry Healy Group Acquisition of Custom Build Solutions

THE TERRY HEALY Group, which includes Terry Healy Roofing has announced its acquisition of Custom...

Martin Stables Becomes IBMG Group Chief Commercial Officer

MARTIN STABLES is the new Group Chief Commercial Officer of the Independent Builders Merchant Group...

Growth Picks Up in October, but Widespread Supply Shortages Persist

BUSINESS ACTIVITY in October gained speed across the UK construction sector, but growth remained much...

Strong Construction Despite Disruption and Inflation But No Green Appetite

SUPPLY CHAIN DISRUPTION, material price inflation and a shortage of skilled labour continued to intensify...

Three Week Lead Times for Glazed Roof Solutions

GLAZED ROOF LANTERN manufacturer, Atlas Glazed Roof Solutions is offering to provide installers with products...

Skill Shortages are a Ticking Time Bomb, says NFRC

THE NFRC is warning of a roofing and cladding skill shortages ticking time bomb as...

Mental Health Matters

ON NATIONAL STRESS AWARENESS DAY, today, Russell Roof Tiles is rolling out its first dedicated...

NHBC Launches Joint Virtual Meetings to Improve New Homes Quality

NHBC IS ROLLING OUT Joint Virtual Meetings to work collaboratively with its builder customers virtually...

SIG Acquisition of Penlaw & Company Ltd

SIG HAS ANNOUNCED the acquisition of Penlaw & Company Ltd, suppliers of building materials to...

HSB Acquisition of LABC Warranty

INCLUDING THE ACQUISITION of structural warranties specialist LABC Warranty brand, HSB (UK) today announced its...

Howells Roof Glazing Forestalls Floods in Foss Barrier Upgrade

NEW ROOF GLAZING was recently fitted to the Foss Barrier in a vital upgrade to...

Lifestiles Backs Footballing Outsiders for Live National TV Game

LIFESTILES, providers of handmade and hand finished clay and slate roof tiles for heritage, period...

Green Street Shows How to Hit Net Zero with Heat Pumps

GREEN STREET in Glasgow, just a stone’s throw from COP26, will show that the only...

Good Customer Relations is All Part of the Service for Gradient

by Paul Griffiths, Business Development Director at Gradient THE PHRASE, ‘the customer is always right’,...

MOY and AquaTrace Introduce Intelligent Roofing Smart Monitoring

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

Quick Delivery Times with Clement Conservation Rooflights

BUY YOUR CONSERVATION ROOFLIGHTS FROM CLEMENT WINDOWS GROUP AND BE ASSURED OF GOOD STOCK AVAILABLILITY...

Construction Product Shortages Will Continue Next Year

DEMAND FOR CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTS has fallen from the peaks seen during spring and summer, according...

Budget 2021 and Industry Response

MEASURES ANNOUNCED by Chancellor Rishi Sunak in the Budget and Spending Review included funding of...

Build Back Greener: Sustainable Construction Report Launched

A REPORT on sustainable construction: Build Back Greener: Challenges & Opportunities for UK Construction is...

New Build Snags Double in Less Than 20 Years

INCIDENCE OF SNAGGING in the new-build sector has exploded over the past 15 years some...

As COP26 Looms How Are Companies Going Green?

Tim Dew, Chief Executive of business simulation company GingrTech. THE DELEGATES to COP26 next month (November)...