When budgeting for a construction project, there are two ways to go about making decisions. You can stick to the principle of calculating the project’s cost entirely based on metrics like upfront costs, Return On Investment and Simple Payback Period. Alternatively, you can undertake life cycle costing analysis to make more efficient decisions to the […]
Could green façades be the façade of the future? The idea of covering buildings in pollution-absorbing vegetation might seem like a win-win in a world where businesses have to become more sustainable. The fields of urban planning and architecture have to be seen to be stepping up to the plate.
The tragic scenes at Grenfell are something that still linger painfully in the memory for many people. Since this terrible tragedy, the cladding sector has come under great scrutiny – perhaps more so than any other involved. It was the rapid pace at which the fire spread through the building which caused most questions. The […]