In the Covid-19 era, the nation’s focus on respiratory health has never been greater, and the public is now starting to show concern of the clear link between domestic living conditions and the respiratory system. The NHS officially acknowledges that “if you have damp and mould in your home you’re more likely to have respiratory infections, allergies or asthma. Damp and mould can also affect the immune system.”
Keep up to date with our latest news and top tips.
Conservatories are a much-loved feature of homes across the UK. But they aren’t without their problems – specifically when it comes to the temperature. A new roof is often seen as the best solution for this, but there’s actually a better option when it comes to both cost and performance.
According to research by the Energy Saving Trust, a whopping 28% of people in the UK live in homes with mould. That’s almost a third of the population putting up with something that’s not just unsightly, but potentially damaging to their health.
At Corksol, we’re immensely proud of our innovative natural cork coatings which improve insulation, resist moisture, and provide a durable finish for walls. But to unlock those benefits, customers need an Approved Applicator.
Discover how our approved applicator in the Isle of Man provided a long-lasting exterior coating to the home of a customer in Castletown.
In recent years more people have been turning away from traditional external renders in favour of industrious new products that provide better coverage, longer protection and better value.
Unlike more traditional renders, cork spray provides a flexible and durable insulation solution for a wide range of different buildings and structures.
If you’ve ever seen an episode of Grand Designs or checked out the latest magazines about building developments, you will no doubt have heard of Kevin McCloud.
In many different industries, whether it’s architecture, building development or interior design, contractors and developers are always looking for the best materials that will help to decrease work time, reduce costs and most importantly produce a better and more effective finished product.
Millions of people start new jobs and enter new careers every year. Whether you have just left school, or you have been working in a certain industry for years, it is always beneficial to increase your skills and your knowledge whenever possible.
The need to generate more business with competition in the rendering, plastering, decorating and building industries fierce is essential.
Over the last decade, more developers, contractors and homeowners around the UK and the rest of the world have begun to see the benefits of using a sprayed cork coating rather than traditional types of insulation renders.