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10.10.2014
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Three million new fire doors are bought and installed every year in the UK. They resist fire, stop smoke and allow precious time for people to escape…
10.10.2014
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Recent legislation means you could soon be taking on some of the responsibility for creating and managing sustainable drainage systems (SuDS). Under…
10.10.2014
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A new code of practice that details design standards, performance and installation of pitched roofs and vertical cladding using slates, tiles,…
10.10.2014
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Poorly constructed or maintained free-standing walls can be a danger. Everyone in the building industry has a responsibility to look for the dangers…
10.10.2014
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LABC has produced guidance on basement design and construction in collaboration with LABC Warranty. In cities, homeowners frequently want to invest…
10.10.2014
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Recent reports have suggested there may be a number of non-compliant or ‘fraudulent’ fire-resisting glass and glazing materials on the market. This…
10.10.2014
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Multifoils have established a niche within the construction materials sector, but is their use consistent with current good practice? New build…
10.10.2014
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The KA Tanking Slurry waterproofing system provides a Type A barrier protection to prevent seepage or ingress in concrete or masonry walls and floors…
10.10.2014
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X Clad and P Clad External Insulated Cladding Systems are an insulated clay brick slip system for use as protective/decorative cladding with or…