Guest Blog British Gypsum – Acoustic Ceilings Range

Guest Blog British Gypsum – Acoustic Ceilings Range

British Gypsum acoustic ceilings range combines aesthetic design with performance and unique fire resistant properties. The Gyptone, Gyprex, Rigitone and Eurocoustic ranges offer enhanced acoustic, moisture and impact resistant performance with acoustic performance levels up to Class A sound absorption. Gyprex Vinyl faced, wipe-clean tile ideal for use in commercial ceiling applications 100% recyclable gypsum core Wipe-clean vinyl surface Antibacterial grade available High level of light reflectance and resistance to staining   Gyptone Perforated gypsum…

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Product Focus: Knauf ProRoll

Product Focus: Knauf ProRoll

Roller-applied plaster that is suitable for a perfect finish over existing smooth or textured backgrounds. Knauf ProRoll, is a new roller applied finishing solution that is an alternative to traditional plastering methods. Quick and easy to use, it is ideal for residential and small to medium size applications, for plasterboard backgrounds or smoothing textured finishes in refurbishment projects, improving the legacy ceilings of the 70s and 80s. The ProRoll range consists of the ProRoll Max and…

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Guest Blog OWA – Ceilings Range

Guest Blog OWA – Ceilings Range

OWA ceilings manufacture the widest range of ceiling systems in mineral and metal materials. The OWA ceilings range includes room acoustics, fire protection, hygiene, metal, moisture resistance and air purity. The CCF and OWA ceilings partnership has enabled both companies to supply a growing number of key accounts and architect designed projects through the industry leading CCF and TP logistics facilities. OWAcoustic Smart Sandila Micro A popular every day white 14mm ‘sand’ surfaced ceiling tile…

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Guest blog – Tyvek® Airtightness: How to achieve ‘extraordinary’ results

Guest blog – Tyvek® Airtightness: How to achieve ‘extraordinary’ results

When it comes to sustainability, cost-efficiency and occupier comfort – not to mention compliance with the latest regulations – recognition of the benefits of airtight construction is growing. Achieving a high level of airtightness may sound complicated, even unattainable. But with the right products and proper guidance, extraordinary outcomes can be achieved. A recent ‘passive house’ demonstration at BRE (Building Research Establishment) brought together key DuPont membranes, AVCLs, tapes, sealants and the correct installation methods,…

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Guest Blog – Dow Launch New XPS Roofing Product

Guest Blog – Dow Launch New XPS Roofing Product

Dow Building Solutions have launched a new product to innovate the use of XPS in flat roofing. XENERGY™ SL is a flame retardant XPS product for use in inverted roof systems and offers a durable, attractive roof finish for roofs where heavy traffic is expected. In application, reduced thicknesses of the product can be used in comparison to conventional XPS alternatives. XENERGY™ SL was launched to meet demand from architects and specifiers for an inverted…

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Guest Blog – Armstrong Ceilings Products Portfolio

Guest Blog – Armstrong Ceilings Products Portfolio

Armstrong Ceilings is a global leader in the design and manufacture of innovative ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions. The company’s peerless ceilings portfolio includes mineral, metal and wood materials, floating ceiling solutions such as baffles and canopies, and wall panels as well as suspension and perimeter system solutions. Armstrong‘s partnership with CCF ensures a double-strength focus on customer service, support and delivery for prestigious projects such as Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Glasgow, and Eagle House,…

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Product Focus: ROCKFON Ceiling Tiles

Product Focus: ROCKFON Ceiling Tiles

ROCKFON acoustic ceiling tiles and wall solutions are a fast and simple way to create beautiful, comfortable spaces for modern buildings and renovation projects. Made from stone wool, they are easy to install and durable. They protect people from noise and the spread of fire while making a constructive contribution towards a sustainable future.  Additional benefits include dimensional stability, even in up to 100% relative humidity, and a non-hygroscopic surface that provides no sustenance to…

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Promat SUPALUX® Fireproof Testing Video

Promat SUPALUX® Fireproof Testing Video

  Below you can watch the Promat SUPALUX® board being put through a fireproof test to demonstrate its high performing fire resistance properties. To find out more about the Promat SUPALUX® and MASTERBOARD® products or to watch a How To video on installing the boards then click here. Fireproof Testing For further information follow CCF on Twitter via @CCF_UK and on LinkedIn at ww.linkedin.com/company/ccf

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Kingspan Guest Blog – Minimising Heat Loss through Flat Roofing

Kingspan Guest Blog – Minimising Heat Loss through Flat Roofing

A warm flat roof is the easiest way to minimise heat loss A warm flat roof is where all the insulation is applied above the deck, with the waterproofing layer installed on top. This method ensures the entire roof is wrapped in insulation, offering the best thermal performance for the least amount of product. This is the opposite of a cold flat roof, where all the insulation sits either within or below the roof deck. This causes a…

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Everything for flat roofs: new products and expertise

Everything for flat roofs: new products and expertise

If you’re working on a flat roof – building a new one or repairing an old one – we’re the team to save you time and help you produce a more watertight installation. By bringing in new products from Kingspan, EcoTherm and ROCKWOOL, and building on our in­-house insulation expertise, we’ve become a one­-stop-shop for all things connected with flat roofs. Our selection of flat­ roof products is versatile and broad ­ranging. It includes membranes and fixings as well…

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