Planners at the London Thames Gateway have recommended that a regeneration project at Canning Town and Custom House is given detailed approval, the Construction Enquirer have reported. Phase one of the huge development includes 179 residential units of private and affordable housing, retail units and a Morrisons supermarket, which will Continue Reading
The role of bathrooms in British households is changing, it has been asserted. Lesley Taylor, interior designer and design director at Taylor’s Etc, said this room will “never return to its purely practical existence”. It is now “even more apparent” than it used to be that the function of this Continue Reading
Implementing technology into home decor schemes has become a “major consideration”. This is according to interior designer Jo Hamilton, who claimed television sets have become an item that must be part of the project instead of an object that is “added in at the end”. Some solutions to this include Continue Reading
The Telegraph Business Club today is confirmed as the official Media Partner of what is being dubbed “the UK’s Greatest Business Event” Business 2012. Two of the UK’s best-known and most admired entrepreneurs, Sir Richard Branson and Lord Sugar, have already been confirmed as keynote speakers. Dedicated to entrepreneurs, owner-managers Continue Reading
Energyflo Insulation Technologies has completed a cutting-edge carbon reduction retrofit project for Willmott Dixon and South Cambridgeshire Council. The Edinburgh-based company’s Dynamic Insulation product has been retrofitted to homes in Longstanton, Cambridgeshire as part of the Rampton Drift project, and the monitoring phase of development is now underway. The project Continue Reading
Clerkenwell Design Week returns to London for its third year. Taking place across Clerkenwell, and sponsored for the second year running by Jaguar, the three-day festival brings a vibrant programme of events – spanning product launches, parties, auctions, debates, pop-ups, exhibitions, installations, open studios and workshops.