Fire and heat will shape our future homes


Chris Stanley, housing manager at Modern Masonry, says overheating and emissions are as important to consider as fire protection in homes post-Grenfell.

Mark farmer 2017 bw

Brexit: the stakes are too high not to shake our bad habits


We are not going to meet the economic shock of Brexit by building in the way we’ve always done. We have to embrace radical change

Colm lacey bw 2017

Grenfell – a question of trust?

2018-11-09T07:00:00+00:00By Colm Lacey

If the Grenfell fire teaches us one thing, says Colm Lacey, it is that the construction and development sectors need to create a culture of trustworthiness and humanity