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  • Renderplas steps in to help Walking with the Wounded
    Renderplas
    When Renderplas got the call to step in and help the Walking with the Wounded charity there was no hesitation. “We received a call from the makers of BBC’s DIY SOS to say that they were on the set of the programme and about to render an entire street as part of 'The Big Build' charity project and they had no render beads” says Managing Director...
    27 April 2016
  • New NHBC Guidelines, Filmed At Newton Waterproofing
    Newton Waterproofing
    The National House Building Council (NHBC) recently developed a new Chapter as part of their below ground waterproofing recommendations: ‘Waterproofing of Basements and Other Below Ground Structures' The new Chapter is integral to the NHBC’s goal of continually raising standards and improving protection for homeowners Their video publicising the...
    25 March 2015
  • Renderplas: Shadow gaps made simpler
    Shadow gaps made simpler
    Renderplas
    Shadow gaps can provide the perfect finishing touch to a minimalist interior. They are a popular design feature with many architects and interior designers but are often regarded as tricky and time consuming by plasterers. The new Shadow Gap profiles from Renderplas offer a simple and less labour-intensive way to get these gaps exactly right ...
    20 October 2014
  • Knauf: Bag yourself a van in £20,000 Knauf promotion
    Bag yourself a van in £20,000 Knauf promotion
    Knauf
    Bag yourself a van in £20,000 Knauf promotion Knauf – the UK’s leading manufacturers of lightweight building materials and systems – is reprising its popular Golden Ticket competition from last year with another stunning prize promotion worth over £20,000. Top of the prize list is a VW Caddy Van, which retails at over £14,000. Runner Up prizes...
    19 July 2013
  • Knauf: Knauf makes changes across the board
    Knauf makes changes across the board
    Knauf
    Clients, installers and stockists alike will benefit from new Knauf Plasterboard range, developed by Knauf – the UK’s leading manufacturer of lightweight building materials and systems – to offer a wider range of performance options from a smaller number of board types; while introducing two high performance products for demanding commercial...
    06 March 2013
  • Armourcoat: ArmourFX is welcomed at Comfort Inn and Comfort Suites
    ArmourFX is welcomed at Comfort Inn and Comfort Suites
    Armourcoat
    Armour FX, Armourcoat’s new modular decorative panel system, has been specified as a welcome wall backdrop as part of the ‘Your First Impression’ brand programme for Comfort Inn and Comfort Suites. The Choice Hotels International brand programme takes the hotel guest's first impression to a new level, including a new signature front desk...
    05 November 2012
  • Armourcoat: Whiter than White inaugural exhibition, Superbrands
    Whiter than White inaugural exhibition, Superbrands
    Armourcoat
    Armourcoat was pleased to participate in the inaugural exhibition ‘Whiter than White’ by Materials Council at Super Brands during the London Design Festival, 20-23 September. Co-located with Tent London at the Old Truman Brewery, Super Brands is an interiors trade fair exclusively for established global design brands. ‘Whiter than White...
    12 October 2012
  • Clayworks: Clay plaster used in Nando's throughout UK
    Clay plaster used in Nando's throughout UK
    Clayworks
    Clayworks Clay Plaster is a high performance wall finish that was launched in 2011 and has taken the design world by storm for its breathtaking beauty and its extraordinary eco and healthy building credentials. Clayworks' naturally beautiful, pigmented clay plasters come in a range of premixed, nature-inspired colours. They provide a magnificent...
    20 September 2012
  • Diasen wins Good Energy Award 2012
    Newton Waterproofing
    The Good Energy Award designed by Bernoni Studio Associates, is dedicated to producers and manufacturers of systems for the renewable energy sector, in order to identify Italian excellence in this area. The award dedicated to virtuous businesses in the areas of renewable energy and saving, has received the support of the Ministry of Environment...
    15 June 2012
  • Knauf: Knauf offers the right board for every application
    Knauf offers the right board for every application
    Knauf
    Versatile, strong and easy to use, the Knauf Drywall range of high performance plasterboards delivers complete panel solutions: from simple space division and separating walls, to lift shaft protection and X-ray shielding. Manufactured from the highest quality gypsum, these boards incorporate special additives that enhance their acoustic, impact...
    05 April 2012