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  • Enjoying the summer as a builder

    As builders, when it comes to summer, we can sometimes feel like we’re between a rock and a hard place – or bricks and mortar; especially if we’re self-employed. We want to spend time with our
  • Health & Safety tips you should know about

    We all know how busy it gets on site and that sometimes there just aren’t enough hours in the day! We all let the less important things slip when we’re rushed off our feet but it’s important not to
  • Getting to grips with CDM regulations

    The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations (CDM 2015) govern the way construction projects of all sizes and types are planned, covering the management of health, safety and welfare.Getting
  • Master Builders are stars of the small screen

    Andy Stevens, one of London’s finest Master Builders, recently nabbed a slot on his own Channel 4 property series with TV personality and fellow presenter Lucy Alexander. Screening in the autumn,
  • Winning builder in the bathtub

    Welsh design-and-build maestro Dorian Bowen of architecture and construction firm Project One certainly understands the benefits of winning awards and of making the most of those wins
  • Five alive! Edd aims for a handful

    Edd Stubbings is such a fan of awards that he’s entering five of his East Anglian building projects in different categories of the Master Builder Awards 2017.Kingsley Building & Groundworks Ltd, a
  • Brush up your skills from the comfort of your home

    In our industry, regular training is vital if you want to stay ahead of the game, but it’s not something all business owners make enough time for. With day to day work pressures taking up the bulk of
  • How to eat healthily on a building site

    A recent report by indicated that 23% of construction workers will eat breakfast, lunch and dinner on site twice a week. This makes it difficult for workers to eat healthily, and

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