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  • Does timber offer a solution to the UK housing crisis?

    Jeremy English from Södra explains why timber offers the solution to the UK’s housing crisis, and how it can help housing providers adopt less labour-inte ...

  • Improving heating system care

    The social housing sector absorbs a hidden cost of millions of pounds every year due to poor water treatment. But just a few small and inexpensive changes ...

  • Understanding Lot 20

    From 1st January 2018, all local space heaters manufactured for sale in the EU must comply with a minimum efficiency standard under Lot 20 of the Energy E ...

  • Indoor air quality in social housing

    John Mos, Head of Social Housing Sales at EnviroVent, looks at how indoor air quality is becoming an increasingly prominent issue for local authorities as ...

  • Hygienic drainage in healthcare

    Hospitals are complex building types, often comprising a wide range of services and functional units, all of which inter-relate, so how do you optimise hy ...

  • Hot water safety

    Chris Tranter explains why it’s crucial to specify bathroom products that address the issue of hot water safety and reduce the risks. ...

  • Equitone specified for science block reconstruction

    A crumbling science block has been rebuilt using Equitone fibre cement facade material to give a striking and contemporary exterior to the new facilities. ...

  • The Walton Court Centre regeneration project in Aylesbury

    James Traynor, Managing Director of ECD Architects, talks to LABM about the award-winning regeneration of the Walton Court Centre in Aylesbury — a mixed-u ...

  • Washroom specification

    There are an increasing number of schools which, as well as catering for children from nursery age through to teenagers, also open up their facilities to ...

  • Unisex bathrooms: are they here to stay?

    With each passing day, society is taking greater strides towards equality — and, as with any social change, it’s beginning to influence the way we design ...

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