When designing buildings across the UK, specifiers and architects are faced with many challenges due to the recent changes in regulations as well as the newfound focus on the profitability of construction projects.
With many self-builders across the globe flying the flag for ICF homes, it is now time for the UK construction industry to re-establish concrete as a staple material for builds across the country. Dating back to ancient Egyptian times, concrete buildings are renowned for their durability and post-World War II, they became a method of rapid construction within the UK.
With the rising pressure to build new affordable homes as quickly and as cost efficient as possible without comprising on safety and quality, working with CPG UK, could be the perfect solution that local authorities and developers within the United Kingdom are looking for.
With the present generations’ increasing focus on saving planet earth, several key initiatives are being adopted to reduce our negative impact on the environment.
Everyone has heard about the use of insulated concrete forms (ICFs), whether you’ve seen it on your favourite tv programme, or had conversations with architects. This technology is one that is rapidly gaining momentum within the UK building industry.