While doing renovation works there are some safety steps you need to take to make sure that no problems develops in the process. This includes one of the most delicate systems in almost all properties, the gas system and appliances. … Read the rest
Electricity plays a key role in modern society. According to the department of business, energy and industrial strategy, the total consumption of electricity in the United Kingdom was a combined total of 300.91TWh.
However, as much as electricity is useful, … Read the rest
The construction industry is full of abbreviations and jargon. When making decisions about acquiring premises and equipping them, it helps to understand the terminology. When dealing with commercial premises the use of the terms “Cat A” and “Cat B” “Fit … Read the rest
Not the most interesting of subjects, but nevertheless, it is this important issue of health & safety that makes the UK construction industry one of the safest in the world. Fatalities have halved in the last two decades and injuries … Read the rest
Relocating to larger premises due to company expansion? Downsizing to smaller premises to reduce costs? Refurbishing existing space to improve creativity and staff morale? Whatever the reason, it is the ideal time to get your office premises properly organised from … Read the rest
Imagine you have just been approached and this is your project brief. You would probably not know where to start or have an idea which direction the project should be heading in.
Thankfully most ‘professionals’ who carry out this work … Read the rest
If you’re starting a new business or just moving your current company to a new building, you’ll eventually need to ask yourself how much office space you need to run your day to day operations. Between desks, staff rooms, conference … Read the rest
Alcumus SafeContractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises extremely rigorous standards in health and safety management amongst contractors. It is used by thousands of organisations in the UK including SMEs and FTSE 100 companies. Lake Contracts is … Read the rest