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RefurbRenovation News

2021

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The U.K’s Leading Refurbishment Title

Refurb Renovation News is distributed to a unique circulation of over 15,000 key refurbishment, renovation and conservation specifiers and purchasers within the industry. The entire edition is also reproduced as a digital interactive magazine as an exact replica of the A4 glossy printed publication. This is sent out to a further 49,000 of the most up to date key refurbishment & renovation specifiers, some of which include: • RIBA registered Architects & Large Architecture Practices

Issue 42 2020

OMA / SHOHEI SHIGEMATSU

PARTNERS WITH DENVER ART MUSEUM TO REALIZE GALLERIES

DESIGN ENGINE

Solus

launches organic flooring range with sustainability at its heart

REVEALS NEW IMAGES OF RE-IMAGINED COTSWOLDS GEM

Shackerley

Provides a TopClass Cladding System for Ilkley Grammar School

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INTERIOR PROJECT BY CRISTINA CELESTINO

Bespoke Addition for a Building with ‘Edge’

GEZE UK

LEVELLO

INVISIBLE BY DESIGN

• Property Developers • Building/Refurbishment Contractors • Housing Associations • Local Authorities • BIID Registered Interior Designers

Issue 44 2020

Issue 43 2020

Ecomerchant

INTERVIEW: EMILY BUTTERILL

The Healthy Home

Owner & Lighting Designer at Glow Lighting

• Key decision makers within the Hotel, Sport and Leisure sector

De Rosee Sa Architects

renovate Somerset barn and build timber clad guesthouse

VATRA HOUSE PROJECT

HENRY BROTHERS

COMPLETES £30M UNIVERSITY REFURBISHMENT SCHEME

OAST HOUSE IN KENT

SELECTAGLAZE

SUPPORTS £4 MILLION RESTORATION OF MUCH LOVED LOCAL LANDMARK

Space saving techniques to incorporate in your home by Naturalmat

• Builders Merchants • Health & Education Based Specifiers

Spotlight on

Staron’s

new colours

VELUX

SEE THE WHOLE PICTURE WITH LAUNCH OF NEW VELUX STUDIO WINDOW

VICAIMA

A Basement Townhouse Kitchen: Unique Design Solutions by

Day True

LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE STRENGTHENING THE USER’S EXPERIENCE

Bona

Improved Floor Hygiene


Circulation & 2021 Features List

Refurb Renovation News has a circulation of over 15,000 readers who specify building products with our lists constantly being updated.

NEW SMART TECH ROOF WINDOW UPGRADE FROM VELUX® IS DESIGNED TO HELP INSTALLERS REAP THE BENEFITS

The magazine is also reproduced as a digital interactive version, distributed digitally to a further 49,685 specifiers giving a total circulation of over 64,000. Leading roof window manufacturer VELUX® has introduced a new promotion which is set to make it easier for installers to promote the benefits of VELUX INTEGRA® to their customers.

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tarting in August and running until the end of the year, homeowners purchasing VELUX INTEGRA® electric and solar powered roof windows* can receive a free VELUX ACTIVE with NETATMO kit worth £220. This complimentary upgrade will make it easier for installers to showcase the impact INTEGRA windows will have on their clients’ projects. VELUX INTEGRA® is an innovative system of roof windows, blinds and shutters that can be controlled with one touch of a pre-paired wall switch, with rain sensors automatically closing roof windows at the first sign of a downpour. VELUX ACTIVE with NETATMO takes the INTEGRA® range to the next level,

“As homeowners everywhere adjust to their new normal, improving our indoor spaces has never been more important, especially in busy areas of the home such as the kitchen or dining room which are ideal places for a VELUX INTEGRA® and ACTIVE combination.”

offering total indoor climate control. Smart sensors continuously monitor temperature, humidity and CO2 levels in customers’ homes and adjust their roof windows to create a healthier indoor climate.

TYPICAL CIRCULATION BREAKDOWN

Windows can even be controlled when customers are on the go, thanks to the VELUX ACTIVE app, which is compatible with voice-controlled virtual assistants such as Apple’s Siri and Google Assistant. The ACTIVE kit can be delivered to the property where the windows were installed and comes ready to fit and with full instructions included. This means that once it arrives, home owners can install the kit themselves, saving installers time ahead of their next client project. Grant Sneddon, Product Manager at VELUX, said: “As homeowners everywhere adjust to their new normal, improving our indoor spaces has never been more important, especially in busy

RIBA registered Architects & Large Architecture Practices - 14% Property Developers - 9%

areas of the home such as the kitchen or dining room which are ideal places for a VELUX INTEGRA® and ACTIVE combination.

Building/Refurbishment/Construction Contractors - 26%

“We hope that this offer will give installers a chance to upsell some of our products and drive revenue for themselves in the process.” Installers can help customers take advantage of this offer until the end of December 2020, simply by creating a VELUX Rewards account and uploading their invoice. Approved purchases of VELUX INTEGRA® roof windows will automatically generate an email with instructions to claim a free ACTIVE kit.

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Up to £30 in VELUX Rewards per roof window will also be available, which can be spent with top-brand partners including M&S, Argos, TK Maxx, H&M and many more. For more information, visit velux.co.uk/activeupgrade *- One free VELUX ACTIVE kit will be offered per invoice where a purchase of VELUX INTEGRA® electric and solar roof windows has been made. Terms and conditions apply, see velux.co.uk/activeupgrade for more details.

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Housing Associations - 11% Local Authorities - 12% BIID Registered Interior Designers - 14% Key decision makers within the Hotel, Sport & Leisure sector - 6% Builders Merchants - 3% Health & Education Based Specifiers - 5%

Coatings, Sealants & Paints EARTHBORN - DOING THINGS DIFFERENTLY

2021 FEATURES LIST

Earthborn is delighted to introduce The Earth Collection, a palette of five harmonious new paint shades inspired by the natural world, themed around the earth, land, sand, sea and clouds. The Classic Earthborn colour card will remain unchanged for now; instead a simple bookmark is available displaying real painted swatches of the five new colours. All 5 new colours in the Earth Collection

The new colours, and the full range of 72 shades on the Classic shade card, are available to buy online now, or from Earthborn’s network of stockists. Crocky Road Inspired by the earth, its faintest green undertone lends Crocky Road an easy, earthy quality. Up Up Away Inspired by the clouds, Up Up Away is a cool, calm and collected off-white shade. Grassy Inspired by the land, this elegant grey-green is reminiscent of misty, mountainous landscapes. Skipper Inspired by the sea, this warm denim shade has a casual charm.

January & February

July & August

• Doors, Windows & Fittings

• Bathrooms & Washrooms

• Heating, Ventilation & Insulation

• Floors & Flooring

• Interiors & Interior Design

• Roofing & Cladding

• Tools, Plant Hire & Equipment

• Safety, Security & Fire Protection

Sandy Castle Inspired by the sand, and the feeling of sunlight on sand dunes to create our own take on cream. With Earthborn you get no acrylics or oils, but you get high quality and high performance and a full list of ingredients to help you make a more informed choice. Website: www.earthbornpaints.co.uk

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Solvent-free and non-flammable, Seal It Liquid Membrane is designed for professional roofing applications as the ultimate alternative to bitumen based and GRP roofing membranes: ideal for all existing roof substrates. With outstanding water resistance and weather proofing it is self-levelling, gap-bridging, non-shrinking and non-cracking. You can even apply it when it’s wet! Full available system comprises: Primer, Reinforcing Mat, Sealer and Accelerator. Available in either white or grey and in stock now.

March & April

September & October

• Bathrooms & Washrooms

• Coatings, Sealants & Paints

• Bricks & Blocks

• Doors, Windows & Fittings

• Coatings, Sealants & Paints

NEW SMART TECH ROOF WINDOW • Heating, Ventilation & Insulation UPGRADE FROM VELUX® IS DESIGNED

• Floors & Flooring

REAP THE BENEFITS • Interiors & Interior Design

• Roofing & Cladding

• Technology

• Safety, Security & Fire Protection

• Tools, Plants & Equipment

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A R A N TE E D

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TO HELP INSTALLERS

Leading roof window manufacturer VELUX® has introduced a new promotion which is set to make it easier for installers to promote the benefits of VELUX INTEGRA® to their customers.

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tarting in August and running until the end of the year, homeowners purchasing VELUX INTEGRA® electric and solar powered roof windows* can receive a free VELUX ACTIVE with NETATMO kit worth £220. This complimentary upgrade will make it easier for installers to showcase the impact INTEGRA windows will have on their clients’ projects.

“As homeowners everywhere adjust to their new normal, improving our indoor spaces has never been more important, especially in busy areas of the home such as the kitchen or dining room which are ideal places for a VELUX INTEGRA® and ACTIVE combination.”

May & June

November & December

• Doors, Windows & Fittings

• Bathrooms & Washrooms VELUX INTEGRA® is an innovative system of roof windows, blinds and shutters that can be controlled with one touch of a pre-paired wall switch, with rain sensors automatically closing roof windows at the first sign of a downpour.

The ACTIVE kit can be delivered to the property where the windows were installed and comes ready to fit and with full instructions included. This means that once it arrives, home owners can install the kit themselves, saving installers time ahead of their next client project. Grant Sneddon, Product Manager at VELUX, said: “As homeowners everywhere adjust to their new normal, improving our indoor spaces has never been more important, especially in busy

• Tools, Plant Hire & Equipment

• Floors & Flooring

• Lighting & Electrical

• Lighting & Electrical RRNews - Issue 45

A areas of the home such as the kitchen or dining room which are ideal places for a VELUX INTEGRA® and ACTIVE combination. “We hope that this offer will give installers a chance to upsell some of our products and drive revenue for themselves in the process.” Installers can help customers take advantage of this offer until the end of December 2020, simply by creating a VELUX Rewards account and uploading their invoice. Approved purchases of VELUX INTEGRA® roof windows will automatically generate an email with instructions to claim a free ACTIVE kit. Up to £30 in VELUX Rewards per roof window will also be available, which can be spent with top-brand partners including M&S, Argos, TK Maxx, H&M and many more.

s one of the largest European players in the design and production of quality interior timber door solutions, technical doorsets, wardrobes, panels and even furniture; this communication reinforces the Vicaima brand values. With its recognizable signature “Unexpected Harmony”, the video embodies aesthetics and emotional inspiration.

With its recognizable signature “Unexpected Harmony”, the video embodies aesthetics and emotional inspiration.

“It is a great pride to present a work with this visual quality and an author’s music that definitely shows the rhythm and beat of what Vicaima is, a company with a futuristic and avant-garde vision, whose creation of trends is in its genesis. This moment seemed ideal for the launch of this video, which is

inspired by such important themes and which register our reality, such as sustainability and concern for wellbeing and safety anywhere. Our motto “Unexpected Harmony” is also the basis of this creation, because harmony, combined with the surprise element, are the fundamentals that have projected and elevated us over more than 60 years of evolution ”, says Antonio Moutinho, Director at Vicaima Group. Staying true to its role of inspiring customers and partners around the world, Vicaima once again highlights its leading position in the field of innovation and creating trends.

This modern video reiterates the fundamental pillars of the Vicaima brand, taking the audience through varying scenarios and unusual situations, with beauty, safety, comfort and an unpredictable and bold design, capable of projecting with a universal language. A video with music and imagery that reveals the constant heartbeat of Vicaima. This audio visual content has enormous significance for Vicaima, as it represents a path, where the future approaches the present and is seen in infinite possibilities, representing continuity and hope, the latter symbolized by childhood, nature and sustainability.

For more information, visit velux.co.uk/activeupgrade *- One free VELUX ACTIVE kit will be offered per invoice where a purchase of VELUX INTEGRA® electric and solar roof windows has been made. Terms and conditions apply, see velux.co.uk/activeupgrade for more details.

Visit the Vicaima website www.vicaima.com.

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• Heating, Ventilation & Insulation

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If music be the food of love, then this new video demonstrates just how deep the love for doors exists and how it plays in perfect harmony with nature. Crafted with sophisticated design and accompanied with a melody that strikes a chord for the future.

Windows can even be controlled when customers are on the go, thanks to the VELUX ACTIVE app, which is compatible with voice-controlled virtual assistants such as Apple’s Siri and Google Assistant.

• Heating, Ventilation & Insulation

VELUX ACTIVE with NETATMO takes the INTEGRA® range to the next level,

Experience the Vicaima heartbeat with new video for tomorrow’s world

offering total indoor climate control. Smart sensors continuously monitor temperature, humidity and CO2 levels in customers’ homes and adjust their roof windows to create a healthier indoor climate.

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