8 Sustainable Building Products Used in the United Kingdom

Any builder, architect or project manager is very aware that sustainable building materials represent the future of home building and improvement. Reports on the building industry say that commercial and residential buildings account for 39% of green house gas emissions.  With this in mind it makes sense that by using more sustainable materials in the…

How to get the specification right when designing for sustainability

Designing for sustainability – How to get the specification right A number of projects I am working on start at the ‘We want to fit such-and-such devices and have this-and-that technology on the roof and want to use a so-and-so system’. I think overall that you’ll get a better result to specify sustainability into your…