efig becomes plants@work Losing the fig and regenerating

It’s a New Year and time for a new look. So after 17 years, efig is losing its fig and taking on a new name! From 22 January, we will be known as the plants@work Association.

CCR Systems Ltd

Radio ordering with Orderman helps to save time, reduce costs and improve efficiency in the hospitality industry. This is undisputed. It is also well known that Orderman can help to generate up to 25% more sales. So what’s new? Radio ordering is now faster, more reliable and easier than ever before with the all-new 7th generation of Orderman devices – the NCR Orderman7. Benefit from technical features and unflagging spirit of our newest champion. The reasons for the NCR Orderman7’s unbeatable quality: twenty years of experience and a high level of expertise stand behind this device specially designed to meet the challenges of the hospitality industry.

The natural beauty of marble – innovation by COMPAC

Natural marble, although beautiful to look at and touch, is extremely expensive, difficult to fabricate and costly to transport. Patterns and colours can vary from slab to slab and it has to be carefully maintained.


Would you like to offer an improvement to your latest project that actually saves your client money?

Our Free Renewable Consultancy Service guarantees client savings.

Green Square Renewable Energy are offering a unique and FREE consultancy service for Architects and Developers to help meet the growing demand from clients searching for a greener and low cost energy solution.

Scotscape is the market leader in the design, installation and maintenance of living walls and ‘smart’ greening systems.

As part of our on-going research and development, we have developed a ‘Living Ceiling’ that has been installed over the past 15 months into 10 ASICS stores in major European Cities.  The final installation of 2017 extended to the ASICS flagship store on 5th Avenue New York USA.

Interior Film – a decorative film that can transform virtually any surface. Stand 254 Surface Design Show.

Interior Film, manufactured by LG Hausys and supplied in the UK by leading surface materials provider David Clouting Ltd, is now used for a wide range of refurbishment applications, from feature walls, staircases, reception areas, restaurants and bars to hotels and hospitals.

EQUITONE fibre cement facade materials; designed by architects for architects

EQUITONE facades evoke the unique nature of fibre cement – a mineral composite material with outstanding physical and aesthetic properties.

Glass Pivoting Security Door ‘Nova’ to debut at Architect@Work London

Bluebell Products and Oikos Doors are proud to make their debut at Architect@Work for 2018 at Stand 12 with the pivoting glass door, Nova. Architect@Work aims to bring the best in architectural products to architects, specifiers and designers in London’s Olympia, Wednesday 24th and Thursday 25th January 2018.


Rinnai’s Infinity range of A-rated continuous flow gas fired water heaters which includes models specifically designed for domestic/light commercial use guarantees the highest efficiencies and lowest running costs at consistent temperatures 24/7 compared with any method of hot water delivery.

Shape your World with Rockfon® Mono® Acoustic at Architect@Work

Rockfon are renowned for developing high quality stone wool acoustic ceiling and wall solutions. They are proud to exhibit their latest innovative, new generation Rockfon Mono Acoustic elegant render, on Stand 78 at the 2018 Architect@ Work show, London in January.

Delta Ground Gas Barrier System

Brownfield land is a word specifically used to describe land which has previously been used for commercial or industrial purposes with suspected or known contamination (such as pollution or soil contamination) or land which has been in close proximity to pollution, hazardous waste or soil contamination.

Beautiful and practical high-quality radiators

Budget radiators doesn’t mean cheap radiators – It means great radiators at great prices to suit your budget, whatever it is. That said, we do believe you’ll find us very competitive.


As the popularity of stainless steel worktops continues to grow, it is interesting to examine why this should be as well as how and when this trend may have started. GEC Anderson have been supplying custom-made stainless-steel worktops since 1962.  So, with such a long experience, built up over more than half a century, GEC Anderson are in a unique position to provide an insight into these questions. 

Artnovion Launches Eiger Absorber

Artnovion combines art and innovation to create the most beautiful and effective wall and ceiling panels designed to improve the acoustics in any room. The addition of the new Eiger Absorber wall panels completes the Eiger range. Hungry to always deliver new high-performance acoustic solutions, Artnovion has developed the Eiger Absorber using the same grid design as the Eiger Bass Trap.


One of our most recent new houses, Hampstead Lane is a large contemporary family home in a Hampstead conservation area on the fringes of Hampstead Heath overlooking a golf course.

Repair Care provide comprehensive project management

Repair Care provide comprehensive project management, offering advice and consultation services as well as being a trusted partner to many housing associations and local authorities. We were introduced into the UK over 25 years ago when we began a partnership with ICI paints and York County Council for their housing stock window repair programme, successfully saving many windows which previously would have been replaced. Since then, Repair Care have quickly become recognised as the number one resin system for repairing joinery.

The National Self Build & Renovation Show: Friday 26th to Sunday 28th January 2018

The National Self Build and Renovation Show returns in the new year for a packed three days of live demonstrations, free seminars and an unrivalled line up of experts on hand to share their advice. It’s a brilliant event if you are thinking about extending your home, buying new windows & doors to keep out the cold or even building a new house from scratch!


Trex Company, the world’s No 1 decking brand, offers a simple and easy way to build with green materials whilst not compromising on look and feel.

EQUITONE: Evoking the natural beauty of fibre cement

EQUITONE is a through-coloured facade material designed by and for architects. The material’s versatility provides architects with the ability to bring inspirational designs to life.

Methven – Archetech

Methven, the global designer and manufacturer of premium showers and tapware, has announced the appointment of architect George Clarke as its first Brand Ambassador.


Rinnai’s bespoke business specific solutions deliver a new generation of fully integrated, high efficiency hot water systems

EQUITONE fibre cement facade materials; designed by architects for architects

EQUITONE facade materials evoke the unique nature of fibre cement – a mineral composite material with outstanding physical and aesthetic properties. The materials provide architects with the ability to bring inspirational designs to life, for both new buildings and refurbishment projects.

Customised Sheet Metal (CSM)

Customised Sheet Metal (CSM) are at the forefront of sheet metal engineering.  We provide services and solutions to a broad spectrum of clients.  We have over 25 years’ experience and an exceptional team of highly skilled and talented crafts persons based in South Wales who are on hand to solve your technical challenges.  We can take a designers concept and through determination and ingenuity provide a resourceful solution.

We are specialist in stainless steel, copper, brass, pewter, aluminium, titanium and mild steel.  We provide bar tops for customers in all these finishes.  We are also able to offer a variety of patina finishes to add the extra special and unique look to bars and metal work.

Patinas and specialist antique finishes have long been a very secret and mysterious area.  We are proud to offer you our patina finishing service which creates a number of unique patinas for steel, copper, zinc, stainless steel and bronze.  We also create beautiful brushed or mirror polished finishes.

Rainwater goods are another area we pride ourselves on.


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New pool design hub to make research and tendering easier

Award winning pool designer, London Swimming Pool Company, has launched a pool Design Hub, a comprehensive resource for architects. 

Rehau Crystal Polymeric Glass

Rehau Crystal combines minimalistic design with a high-quality ‘smart’ glass effect for the ultimate surface material.

Unlike real glass, Rehau Crystal Polymeric Glass enables on-site processing with conventional woodworking tools. Recesses for electrical fittings such as sockets can be precisely measured and cut out, eliminating the need for templates. 

Delta Ground Gas Barrier System

Delta Membrane Systems Limited has launched a new range of Gas Membranes.  The MemTech Gas Protection range are BBA Approved and work in compliance with Building Standards (BS8485:2015, BRE 211.2015, CIRIA 665, CIRIA 735, CIRIA 748 and NHBC Standards) suitable for the protection against dangerous gases and chemicals when building on Brownfield and contaminated sites.

Let Greens Square take the Headache out of installing Renewable Energy

Planning renewable energy products into future building works is a must if we want to move towards a more sustainable existance, but the lack of experience with the wide range of products available may be stopping them being considered in the first place.

The latest look for kitchens from Channel Island Ceramics – BLACK AND PURE TREND

Channel Island Ceramics plan, design and supply custom-made kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms with visual impact and on-trend styles together with maximum comfort and function in use. We help and guide clients in creating their perfect interiors. From vision to reality we support each project every step of the way. Be inspired by a host of different looks from Mobalpa, the brand has made volume, style and customised detailing a priority. Take a look at Mobalpa’s latest creations below and for more details on how we can help contact us today on 01481 234000, mail@channelislandceramics. com or visit www.cic.gg.

Integrating the bicycle with home & workspaces.

Cactus Tongue’s bicycle wall hangers don’t just look good, like all great design solutions they smartly blend form and function.

Time to Rethink the Role of Technology in your hotel

The power of technology is growing and is changing the hospitality industry. Exceptional technology now becomes one of the reasons why hotel guests revisit your hotel. It is therefore crucial to rethink the role of technology in your hotel. Guest expectations for technology are now constantly growing and changing. According to a recent survey conducted by Oracle Hospitality,

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