The Benefits of Using Steel for Your Next Home Project

So, you’re thinking about your next DIY project for your home, and you aren’t sure what materials to get a hold of. Timber? Steel? Brick? The possibilities are endless, but this doesn’t have to make it a complicated process. Starting a home or DIY project should be fun and allow you to get the most out of what you have.

As huge advocates for everything steel, why not consider steel for your next project? There are many different benefits to […]

Simple Steps for Sustainable Heating

As energy costs continue to soar and concerns about carbon emissions gain further traction, it is not so surprising that people look to become more efficient with their energy use.

In fact, the UK government signed the Paris Agreement back in 2016, agreeing to become net-zero on greenhouse gases by the year 2050. This means achieving a state of equilibrium by which greenhouse gases that occur due to human activity are removed from the atmosphere.

So, its clear big changes are […]

The importance of hi-vis clothing

Is hi-vis clothing taking over?
High visibility workwear arrived in Great Britain five decades ago – in 1964, to be precise, and it is safe to say, it is here to stay!

Helping to reduce the number of accidents and fatalities, hi-vis clothing is now much more widely used than ever before.

Moving outside of construction sites, we now see hi-vis clothing, in some capacity, being used by joggers, schools, healthcare professionals, traffic wardens, and more!

Helping to ensure its proliferation was the […]

Driveway Surfacing Master Guide 

Did you know that a new driveway can increase your property value from between 5-10%? Well, it’s no surprise why so many people are deciding to go ahead and get their driveway done. A relatively small investment today can help improve your property for many years to come. If you’re looking for a relatively cheap way to increase property value and improve the appearance of your property, a new driveway will be the perfect option for you. 

Replacing your driveway […]

Project Management vs Task Management — What’s The Difference?

Job management is one of many highly sought after skills in a professional resume. The expertise and versatility of such an individual is a valuable asset when it comes to deftly managing not only simple tasks but complete projects as well!

Having to multitask and keep tabs on multiple jobs is really not a piece of cake especially when it comes to individual task management.

However, to aid you in your endeavours, we have compiled some neat pointers to get you […]

Defining the new normal in manufacturing supply chain management – three experts have their say

As the global economy slowly begins to resume activity, thoughts are naturally turning to how we define the ‘new normal’ for manufacturing. There’s been much speculation around how the world organizes its supply chains after the unprecedented disruption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

One thing that is becoming increasingly clear is that the manufacturing world cannot return to its reliance on fragmented and fragile supply chain logistics. And numerous industry leaders are urging their peers to view this moment as […]

How Much Does A Damp Proof Course Cost?

Damp conditions in houses and buildings are normally exacerbated by condensation or damp penetration.

And in some relatively rare instances, rising damp is the source of damp problems. Such forms of damp may lead to serious problems for home and property owners.

Damp can wreck the interior decor, ruin carpets including woodwork, and, in extreme situations, inflict structural damages. Damp would also make your house feel unpleasant.

Most people delay early treatment of damp due to the possible cost of damp proofing, […]

How to Become a Gas Engineer

There is a shortage of skilled workers throughout the UK, and it’s been like that for some time. Gas engineers are more in demand than ever before, with established engineers being offered so much work than they can handle.

To be a gas engineer is indeed an enticing and rewarding career, so it might be time to start thinking about that gas engineer course.

This indicates that now is a better time to learn the trade. Whether you’re a novice inside […]

How to Recycle Construction and Demolition Waste

If you have worked on a construction site before, then you know that waste production is unavoidable.

In the UK, you are legally bound to manage the waste your business produces appropriately. Additionally, you are required to ensure that you follow the waste management hierarchy. This process allows you to reduce, reuse, and recycle your trash before you dispose of it. 

Following this hierarchy is vital because it assists the UK to reduce its environmental impact and minimise landfill demands are […]

6 Shocking Construction Safety Statistics

There’s no denying construction is one of the most dangerous industries to work in. Building sites are rife with hazards and workers use potentially dangerous machinery and tools every day. So when it comes to health and safety procedures, construction companies need to protect workers (and the public) by making sure health and safety policies are up to date and workers know how to implement safety measures. 


To demonstrate the importance of health and safety in the construction industry, here […]