May 21, 2019 Last Updated 8:31 AM, Apr 10, 2019
The Government has produced new draft ‘Approved Documents’ for Building Regulations Part B in England, in an attempt to clarify statutory guidance on fire safety guidance. But they don’t go far enough when it comes to smoke and heat alarm provision for housing, says Freddie…
Rockpanel and ROCKWOOL have come together to present the latest research and thinking on how best to design out risk and ensure fire safety when it comes to specifying exterior cladding systems, with particular focus on high rise structures.

ErP – We Are Ready

Warm Air, Radiant and Heating Products are now affected by European Regulations.
Achieving compliance on a building project is nothing new. In fact, records suggest that some Building Regulations date back to the late 1100s, when the sudden surge in building in London led to homes blocking access to natural light and poorly placed gutters, writes Michael…
Preventing infections in healthcare environments has become an increasingly important issue in the last decade. Managing the risk and finding ways of eradicating infections have led to new working practices and strict new regulations for the built environment of such facilities.
The demands placed on educational establishments are unique even when compared to other public sector buildings, so when it comes to specifying doors and entrances there's a lot to learn. Here Andy Howland, Sales Director of GEZE UK explains how architects, specifiers and contractors can…
Responding to architectural demand for colour and texture in the urban built environment, external cladding board specialist CEMBRIT has made a colourful start to the New Year.
STYROFOAM manufacturer Dow Building Solutions has released a new, independent publication summarising key changes to Part L of the Building Regulations, which come into force from April 6 2014.

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