Sheffield

Mar 03
JELD-WEN launches first 3D how-to video

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JELD-WEN, the UK’s leading manufacturer of timber windows and doors, has boosted its online offering with the launch of a new series of ‘How-To’ videos, including the manufacturer’s first ever 3D video for installing Room Fold doors. The 3D video is the latest addition to JELD-WEN’s extensive online support, which offers unparalleled advice for trade […]

Feb 05
Property developer Citu backs ‘Cold Homes Week’

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We need to address the root causes of the problem: our over-dependence on energy for our badly insulated homes. Chris Thompson, a director at the Yorkshire-based property developer Citu, says that the energy price debate has become too fixated on the price of our energy bills at the expense of addressing the root of the […]

Jan 30
Work starts on UK’s biggest Passive House development

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Work has begun to build the UK’s largest development of energy efficient and virtually air tight homes in the UK, which will help home-owners, reduce their energy bills and cut carbon emissions by up to 90%. Little Kelham, at Kelham Island in the heart of Sheffield will offer 107 Passive Houses built by award winning […]

Jan 28
BRE appoints Chris Earnshaw as Non Executive Chairman

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BRE has appointed Chris Earnshaw FREng as Non Executive Chairman of the Group Board. With a distinguished corporate career in the telecoms industry, he primarily worked at BT where one of his principal achievements was leading on the 10-year, £28 billion transformation of the UK telecoms network from analogue to digital, which forms the backbone […]