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CPD Seminar: Essential Choices for your High-Quality Home

08 May 2019

Self-building is a major personal investment and quality and whole-life performance are a priority. This free event provides practical guidance on Masonry and Concrete solutions and shares best practice for the design and construction of new, energy efficient, high-quality and comfortable homes for the long-term future.

FREE WEBINAR: Planning a basement - Part One

15 Jan 2019

This talk is aimed at commercial basements in the UK and is based on TCCs ‘Concrete Basements’ publication. The whole lecture usually takes well over 90 mins. So we have split it into two sections. It is necessary to understand the background (this webinar) before kicking on with the structural design ( Part 2).

Basement Information Centre at UK Construction Week

03 Oct 2018

Anyone thinking of going underground with their build project needs to visit the Basement Information Centre on Stand B255. The exhibit is part of the Better Built Housing Hub, in the Build Show, part of UK Construction Week at the NEC from 9-11 October.

Better Built Housing Hub at UK Construction Week

20 Sep 2018

The Basement Information Centre is delighted to be supporting the Better Built Housing Hub at UK Construction Week. This new feature developed by The Concrete Centre and Modern Masonry for the Build Show includes a seminar theatre and exhibits. Come and visit the Basement Information Centre on stand B255.  

Better Built Homes Seminar

26 Apr 2018

Practical guidance for high quality, high performance homes that don’t cost the earth.

Concrete and masonry products are UK-manufactured, locally available and one of the most cost-effective solutions for building a new home. 

Designing a basement webinar

01 Mar 2018

This CPD webinar will deal with the intricacies of structural design of basements, which essentially is the control of cracking. Loads, specification, an example (in outline) and a few case studies will also be covered. 

Planning a basement webinar

07 Feb 2018

This free CPD webinar will provide guidance on grades and types of basements, waterproofing strategy, ground movement, methods of construction and materials.