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    Aluminium frames

    2010-09-03T00:00:00Z

    SAS International has launched the XP frame, a range of aluminium door and window frames which can be varied in depth and provide up to 60 minutes’ fire resistance

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    Adjustable door closer

    2010-09-03T00:00:00Z

    Sapa Building Systems has developed a new concealed door closer which will help building owners comply with disabled access regulations and assist the very young and the very old in using the doors

  • New Street Square was developer Land Securities’ exemplar for sustainability when designed in 2002. It can be easily upgraded to meet future revisions of Part L, to keep it attractive to tenants who increasingly want to occupy green buildings
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    Part L Revisited

    2010-06-04T00:00:00Z

    As the industry waits for the full details of the implementation of Part L 2010, Simon Rawlinson of Davis Langdon reflects on lessons learned from the 2006 revision and what it could mean for the upcoming changes

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    Shower seat

    2010-04-09T00:00:00Z

    Mira Showers has launched a shower seat that gives elderly and less able-bodied people the opportunity to shower in greater comfort

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    Level threshold

    2010-04-09T00:00:00Z

    Cavity Trays has come up with a device for creating level thresholds between the interior of a building and the outside

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    Integrated service modules

    2010-04-09T00:00:00Z

    More than 1.5km of integrated service modules providing heating and cooling have been installed as part of the refurbishment of Lewins Place in Bristol

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    Solid wall insulation

    2010-04-09T00:00:00Z

    Ibstock and Rockwool have joined forces to launch BrickShield, an insulated external wall cladding

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    Filtered water

    2010-04-09T00:00:00Z

    Grohe has launched Grohe Blue, a kitchen tap capable of providing filtered water

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    Goodnight and good luck: Converting offices to hotels

    2010-04-09T00:00:00Z

    With the commercial office market in the doldrums, developers are waking up to the idea of converting them into hotels. Stephen Kennett works all hours to find out how it’s done

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    Wireless lighting control

    2010-04-09T00:00:00Z

    MK Electric has launched the Astral wireless lighting control system, which is suitable for new-build and refurbishment projects

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    Concrete floor finishes

    2010-04-09T00:00:00Z

    Weber Floor 4650, duro-colour, self-smoothing light industrial floor compounds has been used for the renovation of floors in the reception and meeting spaces at the offices of architect John McAslan + Partners in London

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    Fibre cement weatherboard

    2010-04-09T00:00:00Z

    Moore House, a sixties office block on Brighton’s seafront, has been refurbished using fibre cement Cedral weatherboard from Marley Eternit

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    Recycled glass bricks

    2010-04-09T00:00:00Z

    Glass Studio Eluna is expanding its product range with the introduction of a 100% recycled glass, load-bearing brick range

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    Movers and makers: 09 April 2010

    2010-04-09T00:00:00Z

    Ibstock has published a new version of its Brick Selector, an easy-to-follow guide to brick selection and matching

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    Specifier 09 April 2010

    2010-04-09T00:00:00Z

    Specifier 09 April 2010

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    The hard stuff

    2010-03-26T00:00:00Z

    The world of flooring is coming up with cheaper, cleaner alternatives to traditional stone tiles

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    Tiled floors

    2010-03-26T00:00:00Z

    The £3.7m renovation of the Marianne North Gallery at the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew has included the recreation of a Victorian geometric tiled floor, complete with intricate border, by Craven Dunnill Jackfield

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    Modular PVC flooring

    2010-03-26T00:00:00Z

    Gerflor has launched Saga, a modular PVC floor tile that is an alternative to carpet tiles

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    Sports flooring system

    2010-03-26T00:00:00Z

    An innovative high-performance sports floor system, developed through a partnership between Gerflor and InstaCoustic, has been installed for the first time in the UK at the Moat House leisure and neighbourhood centre in Coventry

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    Heated floor module

    2010-03-26T00:00:00Z

    Underfloor heating specialist Timoleon has launched the Toron flooring system, which combines a floor deck with an underfloor heating system in a single, structural unit