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On-site Award: Whitehouse Farm Primary School

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We’re incredibly proud to announce that we’ve been awarded another on-site award! This time, it’s for our work on the new Whitehouse Farm Primary School in Sprowston, Norfolk. We’ve been working on the project for Kier, getting the building ready for the new school year in September. This is what Chris Lowe, the site’s Project…
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Suspended Ceiling vs. MF Plasterboard Ceiling

Suspended, or grid, ceilings and MF Plasterboard, or drywall, ceilings are the two most common types of commercial ceilings we install. A question we’re often asked is: which is better? The correct answer to that question varies by project. So, we’ve put together a quick comparison to help you decide. When to choose suspended ceilings…
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How much does a suspended ceiling cost?

Suspended ceilings, also known as “dropped” or “false” ceilings have been around for over 50 years. But as a commercial ceiling choice, they’re still going strong. One of the reasons for their continued success is that they provide a relatively low-cost way to cover large spaces. The cost, as with most interior fixings, can vary…
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Steel Framing Systems – The Benefits

Steel framing systems, or SFS, provide an alternative to traditional blockwork for external and internal walls. The frame, constructed from lightweight cold rolled steel sections, can work with a wide range of external finishes – brickwork, insulated render, timber cladding, composite panels and more. Components are either custom-made, or can be cut to size on-site.…

Monthly Safety Award Winners for April 2019

We’re rightly proud of one of our teams which has been awarded the Monthly Safety Award for April 2019 by Kier Construction for a project we’re working on in Sprowston. Our team has been taking care of SFS (Steel Frame Structure) installation at a new primary school being built in Sprowston, Norwich. Chris Lowe, Project…
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Choosing the right contractors for your office fit out project

Giving your workspace a facelift can be a great way to boost morale, improve productivity and make your space work harder for the business. A great working environment is important in attracting and retaining the best talent. Whether you’re refurbishing your current office or relocating, you need to be sure your office fit out project…
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Different types of commercial ceilings

When developing a new commercial premises, or planning a commercial renovation, choosing the right ceiling might not always come top of the agenda. But it is an important decision which can have far-reaching consequences in terms of the productivity of your staff, ease of maintenance and overall aesthetics. We take a quick look at some…
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10 Practical Ways To Cut Office Noise

Open plan offices may seem to be great idea for collaborative working and encouraging a sense of shared purpose. But they do come with a nasty side-effect: unwanted noise. Poor design, layout and planning can result in a space which seems to favour form over function. Noise is often cited as a leading cause of…
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What You Need To Know About Dry Lining

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What is dry lining? Dry lining, which is also called drywalling, is a time-efficient and cost-effective way of finishing interior walls and ceilings. This method of interior wall preparation has become an increasingly popular and convenient choice among building contractors and homeowners in the UK for more than a decade now. In drylining, instead of hard plaster,…
Office Renovation Ideas To Improve Productivity

Office Renovation Ideas To Improve Productivity

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One important factor that contributes to employees’ ability to perform at their best is their work environment. If you want to boost your workers’ efficiency and productivity, then it’s only right to invest in an office that will go beyond aesthetics. Offer your staff more functional and useful spaces that are sure to empower, inspire…
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