A leading environmental think-tank has issued a report suggesting that the housing industry’s rush to prevent heat loss in the winter, has result in an inadvertent rise in the risk of overheating during warmer months.
A survey by estate agent eMoov has highlighted the hotspots where housing demand is greatest within the UK.
A Wigan builder has come up with an ingenious form of alternative housing design: a modular system of six-sided rooms that can be attached together in a honeycomb design.
Data from March released by Markit/CIPS UK Construction PMI has indicated another strong month overall for the UK construction sector, with business activity and incoming new work continuing to rise at robust rates.
Research by Alliance and Leicester has revealed that although just two per cent of homes in Britain are bungalows, a staggering third of the population would like to live in one – highlighting the importance of having an attractive roofline solution.