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06 August 2015 | by

The UK Construction Industry is helping to tackle deforestation by increasingly sourcing sustainable timber and timber products according to a study from WWF-UK.

01 February 2015 | by

We look in detail at terminology and core concepts when it comes to thermal performance.

24 June 2015 | by

In this exclusive extract from NBS Shortcuts, written by noted industry figure Austin Williams, we discuss the control of the moisture content of timber.

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This article explores the defining characteristics of the Passivhaus standard for eco-friendly dwellings.

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In the final part of our series we ask 'Where are people going to live in the years ahead?' and look at a range of different materials, innovative designs, and unique approaches to community that just might be part of a wider solution.

04 February 2016 | by

In the first of a two part series we ask 'Where are people going to live in the years ahead?' We look at alternatives to the traditional home. This time we explore a range of different materials.

28 January 2016 | by

An estimated 50 million litres of waste decorative paint is generated in the UK each year. A new industry-led project aims to create a circular economy for such paint, to stop it ending up in landfill.

25 January 2016 | by

Today marks a new chapter in the life of theNBS.com as we launch a new site that puts the foundations in place for us to provide you with a better service.

07 January 2016 | by

We explore the practical realities of the modern smart city and how a range of technological innovations can help improve quality of life.

29 October 2015 | by

Secure your tickets for a new free conference and exhibition next month - Scotland Build - showcasing the best of Scottish construction and a wide range of potential opportunities north of the border.

09 September 2015 | by

An essential event for the entire built environment supply chain – from design, through construction, engineering, management and operation.

06 August 2015 | by

The UK Construction Industry is helping to tackle deforestation by increasingly sourcing sustainable timber and timber products according to a study from WWF-UK.