An Introduction to the Most Important Concrete Types

Concrete stairs and wall

To put a number on it, there are over 10-15 different types of concrete used nowadays. This is more than what a small construction crew will likely ever need, but each type is essential for large scale construction companies that operate on multiple levels. Before we get down to discussing details regarding the surprisingly high number of variations in concrete, …

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Award winning construction software company EasyBuild launches new website

Easybuild

EasyBuild Construction Software Ltd is proud to announce the launch of its brand-new website. The new website showcases a host of comprehensive ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software features and financial modules aimed at the construction sector. EasyBuild is proud to announce the launch of its brand-new website. The new website showcases a host of comprehensive ERP construction features and financial modules …

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Forticrete Low Pitch Roof Window System

Forticrete Low Pitch Roof Window System

Looking for low pitch roofing options? Roger takes a look at the Forticrete roofing solution for roof windows with a pitch as low as a 10º and gives a helping hand with the installation. Before now, the minimum pitch for most roof window installations has been 15°, and even at that pitch problems can occur. Homeowners want a lower pitch …

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Fitting a Multipoint Lock in Timber Doors – KB#7

Fitting a Multipoint Lock in Timber Doors

Part 7 of King Build and James is fitting a multi-point locking system to the doors and isn’t helped by the damaged kit. New regulations require better security on new builds but it makes sense to beef up external doors. The client didn’t like the idea of operating several locks and bolts so a single-action mechanism that locks the door …

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Dickies Puts Your Hero Tradesperson in the Spotlight

Dickies heroes site guy

Global workwear brand Dickies is putting the spotlight on tradespeople who are working hard to deliver essential projects during the Coronavirus outbreak. Dickies is encouraging anyone who knows a tradesperson carrying out such work to share their stories on social media – using the hashtag #dickieshero – where the company will highlight inspiring examples to its followers. “During these testing …

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200K! A Big Thank You Message from Team SB

200K! A Big Thank You Message from Team SB

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Challenges of Coronavirus – 5 Steps to Take Today

Covid-19

If your business is dealing with the unprecedented challenges of Coronavirus, there is a range of government support and advice to help you through. Here are 5 key steps you can take today: 1. Get help with your finances For small and medium-sized businesses, the new Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme is now available for applications. For more information and …

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Pnu-Point Pointing Tool – Time-saving Mortar Gun

Pnu-Point Pointing Tool - Time-saving Mortar Gun

The Pnu-Point Pointing Tool video is one of our first product reviews which we produced back in 2003. A great mortar gun powered by low-pressure compressed air (32 psi/2 bar), the tool has no moving parts, so nothing to go wrong as long as you keep the tool clean. Buy this pointing gun online at the Pnu-Point shop: http://shop.pnupoint.co.uk For …

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