Features
  • Honest John answers your ULEZ questions

    Builders could now be forced to pay more to drive into London. Dan Powell, editor of Honest John Vans, ex ...

    Builders could now be forced to pay more to drive into London. Dan Powell, editor of Honest John Vans, explains why. Poor air quality is a big problem in the UK, with air pollution linked to tens of t ...

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  • How the trades can find more work

    No matter how good you are at your job, there may be times when work is a bit thin on the ground and you ...

    No matter how good you are at your job, there may be times when work is a bit thin on the ground and you need ways to expand your customer base. This was the subject of last night's #TradesTalk and, a ...

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  • The nation’s best landscaping projects 2019

    The Bradstone Assured Awards 2019 celebrated the best landscaping projects in the country. For the fifth ...

    The Bradstone Assured Awards 2019 celebrated the best landscaping projects in the country. For the fifth year running, Professional Builder had the opportunity to observe the most inspiring patio and ...

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  • Choosing the right grout

    Choosing the right grout for your tiling project is as important as selecting the tile itself and, if ove ...

    Choosing the right grout for your tiling project is as important as selecting the tile itself and, if overlooked, it can mean the finished job falls below expectations, says Dunlop.  When selecting yo ...

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  • Shower innovation from Mira

    Roland Boal, head of industrial design at Mira Showers, emphasises the importance of investing in innovat ...

    Roland Boal, head of industrial design at Mira Showers, emphasises the importance of investing in innovation and development. Digital showers are the latest innovation in shower design and technology, ...

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  • What do the trades look for in a van?

    This week's TradesTalk chat on Twitter was about vans, covering everything from what the trades listen to ...

    This week's TradesTalk chat on Twitter was about vans, covering everything from what the trades listen to while driving between jobs to tips on avoiding tool theft. Here is our round-up of the best bi ...

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  • Installing Bushboard Nuance bathroom panels

    Bushboard guides us through the installation of its Nuance bathroom panels. Bushboard Nuance bathroom pan ...

    Bushboard guides us through the installation of its Nuance bathroom panels. Bushboard Nuance bathroom panels are 100 per cent waterproof and provide a virtually seamless alternative to ceramic tiling ...

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  • Multi-sensory bathroom design

    Sophie Weston, channel marketing manager for Geberit, explores the significance of multi-sensory design i ...

    Sophie Weston, channel marketing manager for Geberit, explores the significance of multi-sensory design in the bathroom – and how industry professionals can help their customers achieve it. In all ave ...

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  • Why the use of mortar needs tighter controls

    Lafarge Cement, part of the Aggregate Industries business, is calling on housebuilders to insist on tight ...

    Lafarge Cement, part of the Aggregate Industries business, is calling on housebuilders to insist on tighter controls around the use of mortar. A recent report by the BBC revealed that substandard prod ...

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  • How the trades can generate leads online

    Grant Robertson from Shake & Speare shares his advice with Professional Builder on how you can genera ...

    Grant Robertson from Shake & Speare shares his advice with Professional Builder on how you can generate leads - and new customers - online. The knowledge of how to generate leads online can change ...

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