Seeing clearly

Stacey Temprell, residential sector director at Saint-Gobain, explains how visual comfort in buildings can affect user health and wellbeing, and the importance of a holistic approach to building and design.

Tridonic launches new Tunable White LED module

Lighting manufacturer Tridonic has expanded its Tunable White product portfolio with the addition of the square TALEXXengine QLE PREMIUM LED module. This has been...

Security upgrade

Ian Kernaghan, product manager at Eurocell, examines the new Approved Document Q coming into force this month, and what it means in terms of enhanced security for new homes.

UK housing scores poorly in European efficiency survey

The UK has one of the most energy inefficient housing stocks in Europe, according to the findings of a new survey. The 'Cold Man of Europe' research,...

Temperature check

Mike Wright, product development manager at Quinn Radiators, takes a look at low surface temperature radiators and explains why they are an ideal heating solution for healthcare applications.

NIA calls for action as member job losses reach 2,000

Neil Marshall, chief executive of the National Insulation Association has today repeated his call for the Government to fast track the development of its...

UK roofing market boosted by housing recovery

The UK roofing market has seen significant growth thanks to the recovery in the housing market, according to the latest study released by AMA Research. Driven...

Understanding the ErP

Following the introduction of new regulations under the EU’s ErP (Energy-related Products) Directive last month, Phil Hurley, managing director at NIBE, gives the lowdown on the new legislation and what it means for specifiers.

Thousands more steel industry jobs at risk, ISTA warns

Thousands more steel industry jobs could be lost if the government fails to address the threats facing Britain’s vulnerable steel supply chain, the International...

Breathing space

George Watson, sales manager GB at Coillte Panel Products, explains how breathable wood panels are playing a vital role in minimising the risk of condensation in buildings.