News - 16 Mar 2004
Researchers at the University of Southern California could completely revolutionise construction with technology aimed at being able to build a custom designed house within 24 hours and without the...
News - 12 Jan 2004
The BRE is currently testing a unique lime mortar/plaster with sand aggregate replaced by recycled glass.
The tests are part funded by WRAP as part of a project to increase the recycling of...
News - 2 Dec 2003
Catnic, the leading manufacturer of lintels and building components, has improved its PVCu plasterer’s beads making them easier and safer to handle on site.
Previously, Catnic’s PVCu...
News - 15 Sep 2003
Wigopol Great Britain has released a tried and proven non-invasive damp control system, that will eliminate rising damp with minimum cosmetic damage.
The Wigopol system has been successfully...
News - 18 Jul 2003
The claim from Cromweld Steels is simple – the use of an economical stainless steel and polystyrene pre-fabricated building system for commercial, residential and industrial buildings results in...
News - 20 Jun 2003
Natural Building Technologies, is launching an ecological and economical silicate paint system. The range can be used internally or externally and, unlike most paints, they actually form a chemical...
News - 18 Jun 2003
Insulclad® is a lightweight crack resistant cladding system made by Nuplex Construction Products. The system uses prefabricated sheets and architectural mouldings made from expanded polystyrene....
News - 17 Jun 2003
NBT has introduced two new ranges of self-coloured, high performance, clay-based top-coat plasters. These ecologically sound finishes are highly attractive and don’t require painting as they...