Self-employed support extended for 3 months

During the worldwide pandemic, many businesses and individuals have taken a huge loss of earnings due to lock down this has seen many employees placed on a scheme called furlough. The government has been paying 80% of all employee’s wages that are placed on furlough this is to ensure businesses don’t go under due to the current crisis. All self-employed people have been offered 80% of lost earning too under a scheme called SEISS (self-employed income support scheme) all self-employed individuals who lost earnings due... Read more

School Toilet Refurbishments: Creating Safe, Practical Environments

A school toilet refurbishment is often required to keep school buildings safe, modern and suitable for use in demanding, ever changing environments. It’s so important that school washroom facilities are safe and practical, so that pupils, teachers and anyone else on the premises have acceptable, hygienic facilities available to them. If toilet facilities are looking a little outdated, have experienced problems or aren’t working as they should be, it might be time to consider a refurbishment project as a priority. Why do school toilet facilities... Read more

Installing Suitable School Fencing

Fencing is installed to keep premises safe, to deter criminal activity, to make spaces safer, and to improve appearances as well. School fencing needs to deliver all of these functions and more, plus it needs to be particularly cost effective as schools have limited budgets. Any school that’s installing new fencing on their premises need to know that the fencing will be suitable for their specialist environment. Why do schools install fencing and what purposes will the fencing need to fulfil? There are many reasons... Read more

PPE in construction

Every single site you work on will have health and safety risks therefore it should be a priority for every worker to have sufficient PPE. Every year accidents on site happen, it is a major issue for day labourers and skilled labourers. Many of these accidents are worse due to lack of personal protective equipment. Having adequate PPE can majorly reduce the severity risk outcome from an accident on site. What types of PPE should I be using? 1. Head protection – hard hats are... Read more

Timber Cladding for a Garage, Outhouse, Shed...

A garage or outhouse is a luxury, and a much sought after addition to a home. Whilst the storage space is a great bonus, the appearance of the building itself is also of the utmost importance. Without the building looking its best and complementing the rest of the property, it can be detrimental to build it. By using a premium material such as timber cladding, any kind of additional building can be made into a part of the home, so that it blends in or... Read more

Chain Slings and their Various Configurations

When purchasing a chain sling, there will be various configurations available to make different lifts possible. The chains might have between one and four legs, and there are also different customisation options you can use to make the sling suitable for different lifts. All in all, chain slings are highly versatile and you will have many different options when choosing to purchase one for carrying out various lifting processes. There are different capacities, configurations and options you will need to understand before purchasing a lifting... Read more

Various Benefits Of Smoke Vents

Smoke vents are an essential part of the fire emergency plan of a building. These are designed to keep the staircases and corridors in a building clear by providing an escape route to smoke in case of a fire. It also helps in allowing the fire fighters to access the building in order to extinguish the fire effectively. Smoke vents are usually of two types including mechanical automated vents and natural vents. Both these systems have their own advantages. In case of a natural smoke... Read more

The Importance Of Sectional Doors To Factories

These are vertical sections created in the factory to separate different sections. The place can be divided into as many sections as the space in the factory can provide. Every section in the factory is created to suit different purposes. Once you decide to have industrial sectional doors then it is wise for you to invest in the best quality. It is advisable to go for roller doors for industrial business because of their benefits. These are such as good security, durability, strong doors among... Read more

The Different Types Of Garden Gates

Garden gates are important to protect your garden space or yard. They give pedestrian access to a yard or garden and coordinate with fencing of the property. A garden gate has a distinct design to set it apart from the fence of the property. There are different types of gates out there. Here are some of the most common types of garden gates for your property. Wooden garden gates are arguably one of the most common types of gates you’ll see. This is because of... Read more