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Going UP in the world? Then don’t forget to go DOWN

Moving to new premises can be costly and stressful, basement conversions offer an economical solution and an alternative to a costly relocation. Space is at a premium and a modest investment will reap rewards if you are an owner occupier. For a tenant it can also make perfect sense as Landlords are often willing to contribute towards the structural waterproofing & environmental costs of a project  The eight main elements of a basement conversion: Tanking / damp / waterproofing system Thermal...

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Manchesters’ St John’s Quarter Attracts Investments

HQ & Hello House are the renamed and revamped former Granada TVs headquarters. The new Northern Quarter for digital & creative industry starts up in the North West Sir Howard Bernstein, chief executive of Manchester City Council: ‘Leading the charge north of Watford, London based developers Allied London Estates has acquired a 13.5 acre site sandwiched between Quay St & the River Irwell which includes Granada TVs former headquarters. The area to be dubbed The St John’s Quarter is to be revitalised...

No Rest For The Wicked

The hangover cures have worked, we go over Clerkenwell Design Week. The visit was a success as we have found a few new suppliers of exciting innovative products which we are specifying on our current schemes. Desks that are fully adjustable for height and angle specified on Drawings / Technical department of a scheme in Swindon for Colas & Network Rail. Air Chargers on the same project, a flush fitting desk top button that charges I Phones & Pads when...