PRODUCT AND FLOOR PREPARATION GUIDE
Quick and easy selection of the right solution for the job is available with the Setcrete ‘fast check’ product and floor preparation guide for its range of floor levelling compounds, repair mortars, primers, damp proof membranes and adhesives. Both the packaging and guide make intelligent use of colour-coding, simple graphical information, and pictorial icons.
Tradespeople can now search for the right tool by profession – electrical or plumbing, for instance – on the new look Knipex website. Another new feature is the Workshop TV – located in the ‘Knowledge’ section – with a selection of products presented by experts. The site showcases Combination Pliers, Crimping Pliers, Pliers Wrench or Carpenter’s Pincers, cable strippers, clamps, nippers, and screw drivers.
The full-colour, 170-page Charcon brochure can be downloaded from the manufacturer’s website. It includes in-depth information on concrete and natural stone paving, sustainable drainage systems, surface water drainage, kerbing and edging – and features a useful guide for design, installation and maintenance.
Passive fire protection, HVAC, ventilated façades, flat roofs and acoustics are the subjects addressed in the Rockwool series of technical Resource Hubs. Each of the online areas include a wealth of technical literature, proof of concept case studies, specification tools and CPD learning modules, as well as the latest Building Regulation requirements.
Each year Neoperl produces over 200 million tap aerators, 125 million check valves and over 120 million flow regulators. Its new website demonstrates the products that regulate the flow of water through appliances to save water, energy and extend the life of taps, showers, and boilers.
Watch a video that demonstrates the scale of the operation at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XYb0cuC5JqU
For more information on the product range visit www.neoperl.com/global/en/home/products
Bathroom furniture, shower enclosures, baths, brassware and showers are all included in the PJH’s Bathrooms to Love Collection, with all the new and established products coming together in a 316-page brochure. The publication includes updated lifestyle photography, an easy-to-use format and useful product information and advice.
BRICK DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION
BRICKMAKERS QUALITY CHARTER (BQC)
The Brick Development Association is championing a new Brickmakers Quality Charter (BQC) which will offer assurances as to the product, manufacturing, and ethical standards of BQC holders. The launch is a response to an increase in imported bricks of largely unknown provenance, providing customers with a valuable ‘short cut’ to identifying properly responsible clay brick and other clay product manufacturers.
BUILDING ENGINEERING SERVICES ASSOCIATION (BESA)
‘BEGINNERS GUIDE’ TO IMPROVING INDOOR AIR QUALITY’
A ‘Beginners Guide’ to improving Indoor Air Quality’ (IAQ) has been introduced by the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA), in association with its affiliate member, Mitsubishi Electric. This digital publication includes tips for optimising IAQ in residential settings and is intended as a non-technical introduction to the subject, with links to more information and organisations that can offer further advice.
AIR SOURCE HEAT PUMP VIDEOS
There’s currently18 air source heat pump videos to view on the Grant UK YouTube channel. The resource helps customers to develop their understanding of heat pumps, how they work and what factors help them to perform at their best. Each addresses a particular question allowing viewers to select and watch the content which is most relevant to them.