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Welcoming over 200 exhibitors with a vast collection of industry-leading products and services, LANDSCAPE 2019 is the trade event you will not want to miss – and the best part is, it’s all FREE! @LandscapeEvent

LANDSCAPE – the UK’s premier event for the industry returns to Battersea Park in central London on Tuesday 17th & Wednesday 18th of September 2019. The landscaping industry’s leading trade event is dedicated to products, services and innovation for the design, build and management of exterior and interior landscape projects, with an array of over 200 new and returning exhibitors all under one roof!

Creating an environmentally friendly garden

Many people are now looking to reduce their carbon footprint by recycling more, using their cars less and eating locally produced, organic food, but you can also reduce your carbon footprint by changing the way you garden.

With many people starting to realise the importance of eco-living, garden specialists Oeco Garden Rooms have compiled some handy hints on how to be more environmentally friendly in the garden.

Create a healthier indoor environment with VELUX ACTIVE @VELUXGBI

Do you want a healthier home, automatically? VELUX ACTIVE with NETATMO makes it easy to improve your indoor climate.

Connecting to VELUX INTEGRA® electric and solar roof windows and blinds, VELUX ACTIVE uses a smart home sensor that automatically ventilates your home based on temperature, CO2 levels and humidity.The smart window system then uses the information it receives to automatically open roof windows and blinds accordingly.

Panel of experts @VEKA_plc

VEKA UK Group customers are sourcing high quality, perfectly-matched solid panels from a team of industry experts. A growing number of VEKA, Halo and Imagine customers are enjoying the benefit of a service provided by 3D Laminates Ltd, a subsidiary company of VEKA AG.

VEKA UK Group Marketing Director Dawn Stockell explains: “3D Laminates provides 28mm silica infill panels for use in doors, sidescreens and windows, and – here’s the really important part – they can be laminated in the exact same finish as our Variations colour options.

RINNAI UK WINS TWO MAJOR GLOBAL AWARDS IN HOT WATER HEATING MARKETPLACE @rinnai_uk

Rinnai has won two global awards for an ‘Outstanding Performance’ in the UK hot water heating marketplace. Rinnai UK was judged to have made the REU Most Outstanding Performance and Best Business Performance in its category.

The awards acknowledge the strides that Rinnai UK has made during the last several years in converting the marketplace to continuous flow energy and fuel-efficient products in the commercial and domestic hot water heating arenas.

RINNAI AND THE ART OF ZEN + ZEN PLUS @rinnai_uk

Rinnai re-imagines home hot water & heating systems

Rinnai, global leaders in continuous flow hot water heating products and systems, is introducing the Zen and Zen Plus home hot water & heating system which marries established and proven manufacture durability with new technologies to offer great energy efficiencies, user control and, importantly, unparalleled level of comfort.

RINNAI – TOPS TIPS SERVICE & MAINTENANCE FOR ECONOMICAL, LONG WORKING LIFE OF HOT WATER HEATING UNITS @rinnai_uk

Pete Seddon of Rinnai lists the most important points of ensuring that continuous flow hot water heating units are well serviced and maintained to ensure the longest possible and most economical working life.

There are two very distinct perspectives on the service and maintenance of continuous flow hot water heating units and systems – that of the end user and the one of the installer/contractors. Firstly, we will look at the installer’s viewpoint.

Easy Bathrooms strengthens area sales team to support trades people @easy_bathrooms

Easy Bathrooms, which supplies bathroom products and tiles to trades people, has strengthened its sales team – specifically within its contracts department – to support its growing base of trade clients.

Paul Blanksby, who was formerly a manager of Easy Bathrooms’ Sheffield showroom; and Charlotte Wood, who has been a sales executive with the firm for a year; have both been promoted to area sales managers – joining Rob Holroyd, who has headed up the division since the business was founded in 2013.

Popular within the Sussex Range of stainless steel towel rails are the Goodwood and Hickstead models @JIS_Europe

Available in two sizes each, the main feature of these rails are their side arm projection styling.  This is not only practical but also provides a strong design statement.

The difference between the two models is within the profile of the side projection arm, in the Hickstead it is square, in the Goodwood it is oval.  Whilst the Goodwood blends easily with both square and round taps due to its oval profile, the Hickstead lends itself to a bathroom where the taps are square profile.

Smart Neo-Georgian Home Kitted with Panasonic Heat Pumps @PanasonicHC_UK

Energy conscious homeowners, Vincent and Jacqueline Haines wanted to create an eco-friendly home for their outstanding Georgian style, 570sqft self-build project in Cambridgeshire.  Amongst several sustainable elements to the three-storey residential property, such as triple glazing throughout and 43 solar photovoltaic panels, this high-spec 6-bedroom home is heated via two Panasonic Aquarea T-Cap Air-to-Water Heat Pumps.

MORE COMPANIES THAN EVER COMPETE FOR SCHUECO 2019 EXCELLENCE AWARDS

On 27th June 2019 in London’s prestigious Saatchi Gallery, just off the King’s Road, Chelsea, a large audience of building industry professionals gathered to celebrate the winning and commended projects submitted for the 2019 Schueco Excellence Awards for Design and Innovation.

Organised by Schueco UK in partnership with Architecture Today, the Excellence Awards, now in their sixth year, were set up to recognise outstanding contemporary architecture in Great Britain and Eire.

ERA DOORCAM – SMART TECHNOLOGY’S LATEST LEAP FORWARD @ERASecurity

With remote-controlled security operating systems becoming ever more popular, the latest tech development in home security is the ERA DoorCam Smart Home WiFi Video Doorbell.  Using a Smartphone app, DoorCam allows householders to view callers and talk to them in real time, whether they’re home or not, offering not only convenience, but thanks to a motion detector which alerts householders when someone has arrived, added security and peace of mind.

Oscar Acoustics launches new high performance soundproofing ceiling system @OscarAcoustics

Iso-Mount Type2 ensures everyone can live the quiet life

With more people than ever living in flats (over 43% of us in London) the impact of noisy neighbours and sound disturbance is rising up the agenda. In order to help us live the quiet life, British soundproofing experts Oscar Acoustics has today launched Iso-Mount Type2, an enhanced acoustic hanger for timber joists and concrete ceilings.

Oscar Iso-Mounts combine space saving with isolating acoustic technology to provide clients with the best possible ceiling acoustics and soundproofing, perfect for house/flat/apartment conversions, new builds and renovations. Commercial applications include hotels, offices, shops and restaurants.

DHF sets the standard by offering Ofqual regulated training @DHFOnline

Tamworth-based trade association, DHF (Door & Hardware Federation), has announced that it is the very first UK organisation to offer an official theory-based qualification for three of the industries it serves.  The ABBE-accredited one-day training courses for those working in the automated gate, industrial door and domestic garage door sectors, is approved and regulated by Ofqual, the Government Office of Examination Regulation, and is a benefit described by DHF’s Commercial Manager, Patricia Sowsbery-Stevens, as ‘ground-breaking’.

ABBE (Awarding Body of the Built Environment) is the UK’s leading awarding organisation providing qualifications for the built environment.  ABBE was established in 1997 and offers qualifications in the building and construction industry.  As an Awarding Organisation, ABBE’s role is to develop qualifications and assessments which are valid, reliable and responsive to customer needs. 

GREENER ARCHITECTURE KEY TO PLANNING SUCCESS @ANSGroupGlobal

ANS Global, the world’s leading living wall specialist, reveals the benefits of living walls and green roofs, demonstrating how these living installations are aiding planning whilst leading the way to a greener, better future.

As construction continues to eat away what little remains of the natural landscape, the pressure for local authorities to place greater emphasis on sustainable solutions rapidly grows. With the revelation of shocking statistics, such as 4.2 million deaths worldwide every year as a result of exposure to outdoor air pollution[i], planners and local authorities must answer the expectations of the concerned public by demanding more green solutions from proposed designs.

LANDSCAPE 2019 is the trade event you will not want to miss – and the best part is, it’s all FREE @LandscapeEvent

LANDSCAPE – the UK’s premier event for the industry returns to Battersea Park in central London on Tuesday 17th & Wednesday 18th of September 2019. The landscaping industry’s leading trade event is dedicated to products, services and innovation for the design, build and management of exterior and interior landscape projects, with an array of over 200 new and returning exhibitors all under one roof!

LANDSCAPE is dedicated to bringing the industry together by introducing its visitors to the latest products, services and techniques necessary to design, build and maintain prestigious and award-winning interior or exterior landscaping projects all over the world. We are proud to say that 86% of our visitors are very likely to recommend and use an exhibitor for a future project, and the exhibitor list continues to go from strength-to-strength year-on-year. Our extensive exhibitor list ensures that when we say that there is “something for everyone”, we really do mean it!