Children’s charity chooses Max-Top surfaces

White Jasmine at Ronald McDonald floor view

Modular quartz worktops from kitchen surface specialist Max-Top Quartz have been selected for children’s charity Ronald McDonald House in Glasgow.

Max-Top Quartz surfaces have been installed throughout the facilities, which provide ‘home from home’ accommodation for families of children in the adjacent Royal Hospital for Children.

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WWT London Wetland Centre joins forces with fit-out specialists fuse design + build to convert their theatre building into a multi-functional venue launching this summer 2016.

WWT London Wetland Centre announces development plans funded by Thames Water set to open in time for the peak summer season at London Wetland Centre. Local Barnes-based commercial and residential refurbishment specialists, fuse design + build ( is the appointed contractor to deliver innovative designs in order to convert the existing theatre building into a multi-purpose venue.

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iDrive® Plays a Leading Role at Shakespeare Live!


iDrive® centralised LED drivers took centre stage at the recent Shakespeare Live! Show, which was broadcast live by the BBC from the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) in Stratford-upon-Avon to celebrate the life of William Shakespeare on the 400th anniversary of his death.

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Chris Goggin, Associate Director of continuous flow water heater manufacturer Rinnai, looks at the fast pace of change in the industry as the Government demands ever-greater efficiencies.

Change in the H&V industry over the past decade has been accelerated and the rate is going even faster as pressure builds to find better and more efficient ways of heating and conserving hot water.

As ...

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Bluesuntree source, design and retail affordable, inspirational, well-crafted furniture, lighting and accessories – everything for the design conscious consumer. Our passion is for exceptional design, whether that’s mid-century inspired or pure contemporary. We believe great design should be both energising and timeless and we pride ourselves on delivering unique products for your home.

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Auto, Water Control Switch & Remote


The Floodcheck Auto valve is a water leak detection device which offers 24 hour protection against internal flooding by monitoring your water supply.

The WRAS Approved device is fully automated and easy to install. Available in UK and EU sizes, 15mm and 22mm, the Floodcheck Auto valve is suitable for both residential and commercial properties.

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Charles, sofa and sofa bed, design Roberto de Lorenzo


Charles is inspired by the shape of the egg, the symbol of perfection and example of lightness; the result is an elegant model, comfortable and delicate, where curved and straight lines coexist harmoniously.

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Window Warehouse Launches Designer Aluminium Doors


For architects and specifiers looking for aluminium entrance doors that have style and a high-end look and feel, Window Warehouse’s new Indupanel Designer Aluminium Doors have exactly that.

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British summer time is in full swing, so when the heat is on, make sure you keep your cool and stay comfortable whatever the weather with the Scruffs’ Pro Active Zip Polo.

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CCL Wetrooms Extend their Range of Wetroom Drainage Grills and Tapered Boards

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CCL Wetrooms, the UK’s leading Wetroom Specialist has extended their range of wetroom grills and tapered boards for use with their market leading wetroom drains. The increased range provides customers with a greater choice of grill sizes for their wetroom projects.

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Are you are thinking of creating an open plan space in your home?


The newly launched website is a free source of inspiration, information, and expertise for everyone from homeowners to property developers who want to build open-plan homes.

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Specifying Rooflights to meet the requirements of Part Q


Recent changes to Building Regulations Approved Document Q: Security in Dwellings means that anyone wishing to install rooflights in ‘easily accessible areas’ will need to ensure that they specify a product which is compliant with Part Q.

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Cost-effective, quality-engineered mezzanine floors for all buildings and applications


Award-winning firm, Mezzanine International has been delivering tailored, integrated mezzanine flooring for our professional design and construction industry clients since 1991. Our technical experts deliver low-cost extra floor space to all types of buildings – on time and on budget. We are proud to have achieved our position as The UK’s Official Number 1 Mezzanine Floor Supplier

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Glass Bending Excellence


Firman Glass new toughening plant includes two bending chambers which work alongside the standard flat bed. The smaller chamber will bend glass from 5mm to 12mm thick to a maximum size of 2850mm x 1000mm bent and with the following minimum radii. 5mm,6mm=450mm 8mm,10mm=1000mm 12mm=1200mm

The large chamber will bend glass from 6mm to 19mm thick to a maximum size of 2850mmx3600 mm bent and with the following minimum radii. 6mm = 1500mm 8mm, 10mm = 1800mm 12mm, 15mm = 2000mm 19mm = 2500mm

Workingin conjunction with the flat toughening facility to a maximum flat size of 2850mmwide x 5000mm long...

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New heat pump product line-up from Hitachi


Completely redesigned to meet the needs of specifiers, installers and homeowners, Hitachi’s expanded Yutaki air source heat pump product range is one of the widest on the market.

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Mermet Acoustis 50, one fabric, how many functions? Mermet how many fabrics?

36 Blinds each 2.0 m wide x 6.0 m drop

Newcastle College required replacement blinds for a large roofed area. The construction of metal and glass allied to the pitch of the pitch of the roof could have almost been designed as a sound reverberation chamber. The light needed controlling; the fabric had to be robust and durable with a very heavy bottom bar being specified on a blind of 6.0 m drop and the acoustics had to be addressed.

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Alumen, the leading SMART and Schueco aluminium fabricator, is getting creative with its recently launched range of rooflights by manufacturing a unique octagon rooflight from its Helios range.

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Dartford Hilton Goes Waterless with Urinals From The Rodin Group.

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The 170 room Dartford Hilton Hotel has installed Falcon Flax Waterless Urinals in their reception area toilets. These are estimated to save up to 150,000 litres of water per urinal per annum and, as they have installed 4 waterless urinals to replace 6 old flushing units, the savings being made by the Hilton could be as much as 900,000 litres per year.

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