• New products from Kingspan Insulation

    Kingspan Insulation has launched two rock mineral fibre insulation products. K-Roc Rainscreen Slab and K- ...

    Kingspan Insulation has launched two rock mineral fibre insulation products. K-Roc Rainscreen Slab and K-Roc Rainscreen Slab HD achieve thermal conductivities of 0.034 W/mK and 0.033 W/mK, respectivel ...

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  • Q&A: Actis Insulation

    Professional Builder talks to Dan Anson-Hart from Actis Insulation about the company's latest development ...

    Professional Builder talks to Dan Anson-Hart from Actis Insulation about the company's latest developments.  Picture the scene. You’re at a school reunion. Little Timmy who used to be the shy, quiet o ...

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  • The importance of properly constructed cavities

    Charlie Ayers, the founder of SureCav, talks about the importance of properly constructed cavities. The i ...

    Charlie Ayers, the founder of SureCav, talks about the importance of properly constructed cavities. The introduction of the Domestic Minimum Energy Efficiency Standard (MEES) in 2018 means all new bui ...

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  • Top tips on energy-efficient projects

    William Brown, MD of ​SuperFOIL Insulation, offers some top tips on making a self-build energy efficient. ...

    William Brown, MD of ​SuperFOIL Insulation, offers some top tips on making a self-build energy efficient. When building an extension, or working on a renovation project, the ability to make a home ene ...

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  • Avoiding insulation issues

    Every type of insulation needs to be fitted correctly to work effectively. We speak to the Rockwool techn ...

    Every type of insulation needs to be fitted correctly to work effectively. We speak to the Rockwool technical team to discover the installation issues that often result in profit-draining call-backs f ...

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  • Should the government kickstart a retrofit insulation boom?

    The latest research from AMA suggests there are 7.75 million solid wall dwellings in Britain that do not ...

    The latest research from AMA suggests there are 7.75 million solid wall dwellings in Britain that do not have insulation. The building insulation market grew by 3 per cent in 2018. This is as a result ...

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  • Insulation tips for loft conversions

    James Mills, product manager at stone wool insulation specialist, Rockwool, offers you some best practice ...

    James Mills, product manager at stone wool insulation specialist, Rockwool, offers you some best practice insulation tips for loft conversions.  Loft conversions remain one of the most popular ways to ...

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  • Building trust with Rockwool

    Recent changes in the planning regulations look set to fuel a boom in the housing renovation market. Chri ...

    Recent changes in the planning regulations look set to fuel a boom in the housing renovation market. Chris Ludlow, contractor sales specialist – team leader, at Rockwool outlines the opportunity for b ...

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  • Successfully insulating a basement construction

    Kingspan provides a guide to successfully insulating a basement construction.  As with any major work, th ...

    Kingspan provides a guide to successfully insulating a basement construction.  As with any major work, the first stop in a basement extension should always be to check the requirements in the Building ...

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  • New product packaging from Superglass

    Insulation manufacturer Superglass has revealed new packaging for its range of glass wool products. Based ...

    Insulation manufacturer Superglass has revealed new packaging for its range of glass wool products. Based in Stirling, Scotland, Superglass’ insulation is made from up to 84 per cent recycled glass an ...

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