Article - 11 Jul 2006
Using Celcon blockwork in internal partition walls significantly improves sound insulation within a building, particularly when used in combination with beam and block flooring.
Article - 9 May 2003
Building Regulations Approved Document E - Resistance to the passage of sound (2003 Edition) – contents and associated pdf files.
Article - 7 Jul 2006
The Celcon Thin-joint system combines Celcon’s Plus range of high quality, accurately-dimensioned aircrete blocks with Celfix, a specially developed thin-joint mortar.
Article - 17 Oct 2003
The environmental credentials of Thermalite’s Hi Strength 7 and Hi strength 7 Smooth Face blocks have been instrumental in them being specified in the construction of several new large projects....
Article - 26 Mar 2003
Steel is a viable alternative to traditional building materials for applications such as frames, lintels and cladding in domestic and light commercial buildings. These applications are explained and...
Article - 4 Jun 2004
Recent years have witnessed an increasing distrust of developers, technicians and builders of obtained satisfactory levels of assurance of installed tile products, in particular, tiled facades and...
Article - 6 Apr 2004
The thermal behaviour of masonry wall configurations was evaluated with respect to thermal comfort and energy conservation using the software DOE-2.1E. Technical Brief.
Article - 5 Mar 2004
A three-storey, five-bedroomed semi-detached house has been renovated using green principles. Project.
Article - 3 Dec 2003
Materials and techniques for fixing tiles and mosaics to internal walls: also their protection and cleaning. British Standard - BSI Summary and Reference.
Article - 8 Aug 2003
A self humidity control material for the inner walls of modern air-tight houses, based on the concept of Kelvin's capillary condensation theory, has been developed..