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New homes offer improved energy efficiency

Families living in new homes slash fuel bills by half

Light steel frame manufacturers prepare to Focus on Framing

Focus on Framing conference and exhibition promises to provide construction professionals with insight into the latest compliant light steel frame systems and showcase best practice

UK Roofing Awards 2019: the winners

UK roofing industry gathers in London to celebrate excellence

Tamlite Lighting responds to last week’s key implementations of Hackitt Review

Tamlite welcomes the allocation of £200m to replace Grenfell-style cladding on tower blocks, but says it is concerned that the focus has been driven by the media spotlight on cladding and feels that there has been insufficient attention on all aspects of fire safety

Construction and tech experts wanted to create radical fire safety solutions

Developers, engineers, building owners, tech start-ups and coders are needed to join a central London Hackathon to develop new, commercially viable solutions that will radically change the face of fire safety within UK buildings and worldwide

GGF promises stimulating seminar at FIT Show

Kevin Buckley, GGF group CEO, is set to open the seminar programme at this year’s FIT Show

Construction earnings edge down in April

Weekly earnings for freelance tradespeople falls by 1.6%

Framework for net zero carbon buildings launched in parliament

The UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) has delivered a framework for the UK construction and property industry to transition new and existing buildings to becoming net zero carbon by 2050, to meet the ambitions of the Paris Climate Agreement

Watch London’s first modular commuter village top out homes in just...

The 47-home development includes energy-saving and storage technology

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.