Susan Sinden, Commercial Manager of leading independent glass processor ESG Group, looks at the ways in which LCD glass technology has changed the face of privacy glass and provided a host of new possibilities for the refurbishment and construction industry as a whole.

In the midst of the current energy crisis, the need for more effective insulation and sealing of windows and doors must be an urgent priority, says Andy Swift, sales and operations manager for foam sealants specialist, ISO Chemie.

Sidey are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the Young Persons Guarantee accreditation.

One of only three Radisson RED hotels in the UK is due to open this month (September) after a £20m refurbishment of an iconic 150-years old Grade II listed building.

VORTICE has always prided itself on being renowned as the ‘air experts’ and is passionate about wanting to offer its customers not only the best ventilation solution, but also the best service and after care package. VORTICE Area Business Manager Darren Clare did just this with Podium Plumbing to help achieve a great heat recovery installation this year.

AliMet Fabrications has become a member of the Automatic Door Suppliers Association (ADSA) – opening doors to a key market segment for the supply of door sets and entrance requirements.

The prestigious annual awards programme returns with a fresh focus on sustainability, social impact, innovation and ingenuity.

James Latham Ltd supplies HIMACS for visually-striking, high-concept and ultra-hygienic new commercial sink and dryer units

Textbooks overlook a commonly-occurring design consideration that arises where some horizontal and some sloping roofs abut a cavity wall. Consequently, despite construction observing guidelines and regulations, the building suffers wet ingress.

Fenestration specialists Sidey celebrates its 90th Anniversary in August and Sidey’s Joint Managing Director, Steve Hardy reflects on how the business has changed over the years.

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