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October Trade Village Newsletter

Our Trade Village is home to over 200 permanent exhibitors, chosen for their respected and relevant offering and their knowledge and understanding of the self build and renovation community. 

Read on for this month's news and highlights from the Trade Village...

Fleming Homes: Developer & Manufacturer join forces for unique Lake District residential development

Hugr Homes and NSBRC exhibitor Fleming Homes have joined forces on a specialist custom build site in the Lake District, which will give more choice to homeowners looking for efficient and sustainable homes tailored to their needs.

Hugr Homes, which is based in the North-West of England, and its private equity partner FNS, are behind Wellbank, a 50-plot development on the edge of Bootle village, West Cumbria, which enjoys views of the Western fells and is just 10 minutes from the Cumbrian coast.

Partnering with Fleming Homes, specialists in the design and manufacture of bespoke, timber frame homes, the team will work with buyers who want to create homes to their design and specification in this beautiful part of the Lake District National Park.

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Brett Martin: Lisburn Home Gets a Splash of Chartwell Green.

During the refurbishment of this quaint Georgian style home in Lisburn, Co Antrim the owners were keen to retain heritage features. When it came to replacing the gutter system they wanted it to complement the look and style of the semi-detached bungalow. It also needed to blend in with the colour chosen for the new front door.
Brett Martin’s Cascade cast iron style rainwater system, in the popular chartwell green colour option, was the perfect solution and met all the aesthetic requirements.

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Herschel: Herschel Infrared's involvement in COP26

Herschel Infrared are proud to be involved in building the ‘COP26 house’, a zero-carbon home built in central Glasgow ahead of the UN Summit, by Beyond Zero Homes (BZH). BZH are a group made up of 20+ organisations within the home building sector, joined together by a mutual goal that goes beyond zero carbon: to demonstrate how beautiful, affordable, healthy and comfortable homes can be developed with minimal impact on the environment, throughout their lifecycle.

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Introducing the safest-as-standard walk-on rooflight on the market

The sleek neo Advance Skywalk+ is a market-leading walk-on-rooflight, which delivers best-in-market safety as standard, making it the ultimate choice for A1 category* domestic walk-on applications.

Unlike other walk-on rooflights available, the neo Advance Skywalk+ offers an unparalleled mix of safety features as standard, including triple ply laminated glass, laminated inner and anti-slip coating.

The domestic walk-on product from The Rooflight Company – the UK’s leading rooflight manufacturer renowned for its high-performance range of aesthetically pleasing contemporary and traditional rooflights – is the latest in the company’s neo Advance range of aluminium rooflights.
*BS EN 1991-1 Table NA3, Category A1

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Frame Technologies: A video case study from the Shepperds

Building your own home and looking for inspiration? Gryphon House is a stunning 5-bed house built by owners Chris and Jenny Shepperd, using Frame Technologies’ TechVantage S timber frame system. The Frame Technologies team helped the couple achieve large connected internal spaces, cantilevered balconies and a feature curved staircase; all built to Passivhaus air tightness standards. Their latest case study video on our website explains more. 

Frame Technologies can assist with design, building regulations and planning challenges, so taking your questions to the specialist from the outset can be much more cost effective. Get in touch today. 

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In recent years the importance of using sustainable renewable energy sources is clearer than ever. From heating to cars, the evolution to electric products is happening before our eyes. Replacing those which rely on the burning of fossil fuels.

This has led us to source a range of efficient electric heaters with intelligent controls. Which are easy to install and (above all else) comply with the latest energy efficiency regulations.

Visit our website and view our products

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NSBRC | Foothills under 14s football team trophies

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We are delighted to announce our sponsorship of the U14s Foothills football team for the 2024/25 season. The team are part of the Wims11 Football Academy, based in Swindon.

NSBRC | The Festival of Sustainable Homes

The Festival of Sustainable Homes Review - May 2024

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our first ever Festival of Sustainable Homes. We hope you enjoyed this new event as much as we enjoyed hosting it!

This year we gave an exciting new look and feel to the Spring/Summer edition of our National Self Build & Renovation Show, shining a spotlight on Sustainability as a topic we’re passionate about, and an ever-increasing consideration for our visitors. The two-day festival combined the spirit of a vibrant, family-friendly event, highlighting how we can all live more sustainably in our homes and communities - with all the invaluable self build and renovation resources which are always at the heart of our shows.

May Trade Village Newsletter 2024

Our Trade Village is home to over 200 permanent exhibitors, chosen for their respected, relevant offerings and their knowledge of the self build and renovation community.

Many will be attending our highly anticipated Festival of Sustainable Homes in just under a week. This brand new event serves as a platform for sharing innovative ideas and sustainable solutions for all homebuilding projects. It's an exciting opportunity for attendees to gather insights, discover new trends, and share plans with industry professionals.

Read on for this month's news and highlights from the Trade Village...