• Drainage | Combat system noise

    Part E of the Building Regulations (2010) states that sanitary noise in new and refurbished residential p ...

    Part E of the Building Regulations (2010) states that sanitary noise in new and refurbished residential properties should not exceed 45 dB as a daytime average. Steve Skeldon, Product Manager at Wavin ...

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  • Profile | Hamilton Litestat

    Electrical and lighting specialist Hamilton Litestat celebrates its 50th anniversary this month. PHPD cau ...

    Electrical and lighting specialist Hamilton Litestat celebrates its 50th anniversary this month. PHPD caught up with Managing Director Ian Hamilton to discover the company’s roots and find out how it ...

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  • Luxury Homes | Sink & Win

    When specifying a luxury kitchen should you throw everything at it – including the kitchen sink? Header i ...

    When specifying a luxury kitchen should you throw everything at it – including the kitchen sink? Header image: Reginox's Ontario RF 7505 stainless steel sink has a contemporary design and features a p ...

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  • Luxury Homes | Worksurface trends

    With many people looking be ahead of the curve when it comes to the latest designs, delivering a luxury l ...

    With many people looking be ahead of the curve when it comes to the latest designs, delivering a luxury look can be a tricky proposition. Quartz surface designer and manufacturer Caesarstone forecasts ...

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  • Groundworks | JCB’s new piling solution

    PHPD has teamed up with JCB to look at the perennial challenge of effective piling solutions for housebui ...

    PHPD has teamed up with JCB to look at the perennial challenge of effective piling solutions for housebuilders - and a ‘ground-breaking’ new machine that could provide the answer. Piling and ground en ...

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  • Luxury Homes | Top interior design tips

    Wimbledon-based boutique interior design company Suna offers its top five tips to housebuilders on ways t ...

    Wimbledon-based boutique interior design company Suna offers its top five tips to housebuilders on ways to add value, appeal and luxury into a new build development. Tactile elements Assign a proporti ...

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  • Finance Update | Purchasing plant

    Jo White from Kreston Reeves investigates a number of ways plant and machinery can be acquired. It isn’t ...

    Jo White from Kreston Reeves investigates a number of ways plant and machinery can be acquired. It isn’t uncommon for a construction company to invest heavily in plant and machinery through the course ...

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  • Profile | Allanwater Homes

    Part of a family business which has been established for nearly forty years, Allanwater Homes currently h ...

    Part of a family business which has been established for nearly forty years, Allanwater Homes currently has three private housing developments across the Central Belt of Scotland. Named after the loca ...

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  • Luxury Homes: A housebuilder’s view

    Adrian Burr, Managing Director at Springbourne Homes, explains the company’s ethos and reveals the approa ...

    Adrian Burr, Managing Director at Springbourne Homes, explains the company’s ethos and reveals the approach it is taking at the housebuilder’s latest luxury development in Wellsborough. The surge of e ...

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  • Legal Update | Corporate bribery

    Catrin Rees from Collyer Bristow outlines what housebuilders need to know about corporate bribery. Corpor ...

    Catrin Rees from Collyer Bristow outlines what housebuilders need to know about corporate bribery. Corporate hospitality is often a grey area. Many do not consider hospitality bribery or attempt to le ...

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