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New homes offer improved energy efficiency

Families living in new homes slash fuel bills by half

Are modular homes the answer to the UK’s housing crisis?

The current housing shortage means that the UK needs to build 240,000-300,000 new homes annually until 2030

Knauf Insulation appoints Neil Hargreaves as managing director

He takes over from John Sinfield, who is leaving to pursue a new opportunity outside the company

Smoke toxicity of building cladding – new report

New research on the smoke toxicity of building cladding, published by The Fire Protection Association, calls on the government to consider the role that toxicity should play in product approvals.

The impact of EU migrants in the UK construction industry

With significant skills shortage restricting construction economic growth in the industry, James Morris, managing director at Tower Eight, provides an insight into why there is a real importance of immigration to the labour market

UK sees increase in number of high-rise buildings

The majority of those in development are residential buildings above 15 stories

Polypipe donates bear necessities to wildlife park’s grizzly new arrivals

Polypipe donates plastic toys and puzzle feeders to the trio of Ussuri brown bears at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Revealed: The London boroughs with the most approved planning permission applications

15% of homeowners are opting to improve instead of move, which is a 12% increase from five years previous

Passive fire protection training launched

The course has reportedly been developed in response to demand from employers and contractors

Timber frame market grows share in 2018

Timber housebuilding going from strength to strength whilst commercial timber construction experiences more challenging trading conditions