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09.11.2018
News
The site at Fern House, Bingley, West Yorkshire, constructed by Bardsley Construction Ltd, designed by Brewster Bye Architects for The Abbeyfield…
09.11.2018
Press Release
The site at the Depot Cinema, Pinwell Road, Lewes, constructed by Durtnell & Sons Ltd, designed by Burrell Foley Fischer LLP for Lewes Community…
07.11.2018
Blog Post
Roof trusses offer a quick and efficient alternative to a conventional timber roof but they're quite delicate when not in their fully braced vertical…
05.11.2018
News
The typical low rise domestic foundation detail to the left might be familiar to you. It's taken from the ​Building Construction Handb​ook 10th…
02.11.2018
Blog Post
When there are significant changes in level on a building plot or, if the profile of a decent load-bearing strata slopes, it can be difficult to work…
31.10.2018
News
Most properties in the UK have battery-operated smoke alarms, but mains powered smoke alarms interlinked between floors are the most reliable method…
24.10.2018
Blog Post
New dwellings that fail the acoustic test can costs many thousands of pounds to correct. So getting the design and specification right before…
04.06.2018
News
The interim report published in December 2017 by Dame Judith Hackitt identified that the current system of building regulations and fire safety was…
08.11.2018
News
LABC launched its independently verified quality management system earlier in January and 11 months later 186 local teams have joined the formal…