No two projects are exactly the same, so if you are struggling to find the right product for your movement joints, or don’t know where to start, we can help
We explain how much entrance matting you need to be compliant, and how much entrance matting industry experts actually recommend - there is a difference.
Discover the aluminium entrance matting solution used by a London retail store to reduce shop cleaning costs and protect shoppers from wet, slippery floors.
Discover how Poundland Birmingham is using Acrovyn® to protect its store from impact damage and high maintenance costs.
Comparing architectural louvre models can be tricky we highlight the key criteria to look at and what the performance data you're given actually means.
Discover 3 examples of waterproof expansion joint covers from the CS Allway® range and how they're different.
Discover the car park expansion joint covers protecting a multi-storey in Banbury from significant building movement and heavy, moving traffic.
Discover how a recent refurbishment of the Birmingham Children's Hospital general surgical ward has transformed the environment for both patients and staff.
Architectural louvre blades have undergone quite the transformation since their invention discover how they've changed for the better and what these changes mean.
Selecting a performance coating suitable for your application is tricky, to help you we've outlined 5 key considerations and the reasons why they're important.
Discover how Construction Specialties and Intrepid Security solved incompatibility issues between aluminium entrance matting and retail security systems at a London retail store.
Glass is becoming an increasingly prominent design feature in new and refurbished buildings, we show you how to protect that glass from impact damage.
Discover the highly durable and easy to maintain hospital fire doors chosen to protect Perth Royal Infirmary.
Discover the hospital wall protection package that has transformed the Royal Oldham A&E department, reducing maintenance costs and increasing aesthetic appeal.
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Entrance matting is an often overlooked building component, discover 6 surprising facts that will make you appreciate its importance in your building.
Discover the high performance entrance matting system trapping dirt and moisture at the entrance of a large student accommodation block in Edinburgh.
Discover the hotel wall protection package used to protect guest rooms and back of house areas at the Residence Inn by Marriott Hotel in Edinburgh.
Impact damage is a costly and common problem for any building owner or operator, knowing which types of wall protection to use where can help save your budget.
Discover the Wall Protection solution used to help guide dementia patients around the corridors of Warrington Hospital.
Discover how CS has managed to achieve triple bank architectural louvre performance in a more compact, spatially efficient package than ever before.
Discover how St. Helier Hospital are reducing fire door maintenance costs & extending both door and building lifecycle.
Exploring the hidden costs behind economy architectural louvres, drawing on CS' 60 years of experience in performance louvres we show you what can go wrong.
Discover how custom retail wall protection can not only protect your store, hotel or restaurant, but also help create a great experience for your customers.
Discover how containment coatings can reduce the risk of cross contamination in laboratories. With regular, intense cleaning regimes, a tough performance coating is essential.
Fire Safety is critical in any building, we run through 5 crucial fire door regulations you need to know about and how they affect you.
Discover 3 ways to protect interior wall corners in any type of building. Without protection corners can become seriously damaged compromising safety.
We discuss what architectural louvres are, why they are used on buildings and the different types available.
Buying a performance louvre for your project is complicated, so you need to make sure you ask the right questions at the time of purchase, here are 5 we recommend.
Discover the expansion joint covers protecting Waterloo station from potentially damaging building movement and linking a new extension to the existing building.
Discover the tough entrance matting solution cleaning foot and wheeled traffic entering the Manchester Ikea store.
Expansion joint cover specification isn't easy, we break the process down into 5 easy steps to ensure you choose the right joint cover for your project.
Entrance matting is a key part of health and safety in a building or workplace, discover our 5 tips to ensuring your entrance mat keeps on performing.
Schools, Colleges and Universities can be tough environments to maintain and keep looking nice. We recommend 4 essential products to help reduce your maintenance spend.
We outline the importance of good interior design and a clear wayfinding/communication strategy within healthcare facilities.
Discover the benefits of third party fire door testing and how it can help the fire prevention strategy in your building.
There are several key criteria you must consider, for expansion joint cover specification. Discover the four that are the most important to remember.
BS 7953 recommends that entrance matting be a minimum of 2.1 metres but that's not always possible, so combining indoor & outdoor entrance matting is essential.
Learn how some Expansion Joint Cover products from Construction Specialties can help solve problems with inconsistent expansion joint block-outs.
Discover the Performance Louvre system protecting the priceless infrastructure and mission-critical information at one of Australia's leading data centres.
Choosing an expansion joint cover manufacturer that can help you specify the correct expansion joint cover for your project is essential, we show you what to look for.
Discover how hygienic coatings can assist in infection control, and why early consideration of the cleaning regimes that are going to be used is so important.
Discover how carefully selected artwork, introduced into the healthcare environment can benefit patient recovery time and reduce hospital maintenance costs.
Discover the hospital handrails specified at Tameside Mental Health Unit for their renowned durability, hygienic properties and wide range of options.
Car Parks are a demanding environment for Expansion Joint Covers, discover 5 parking garage expansion joint covers from CS that you can rely upon.
Learn why not all Class A Performance louvres can be considered equal, what BS EN 13030:2001 involves, plus louvre specification considerations.
Learn the importance of long lasting brand walls in the retail sector. And how Acrovyn by Design can help reduce maintenance costs and boost brand.
Discover what an expansion joint cover is, how it works, why you need them and what its role is within the structure of your building.
To help you work out when your office entrance mats need replacing here are 5 signs to look out for as you walk across it everyday.
Discover the new retail wall protection product that not only protects your walls, but your branding too.
Discover how busy front-of-house food preparation areas such as delicatessens and bakeries can maintain high levels of hygiene with CS Wallglaze.
There is more to entrance matting than meets the eye, it’s not just there to look nice, it has important functions to perform, here are 5 important functions.
Discover the entrance matting system trapping dirt and moisture and protecting the interior floor finish of Blandford School in Dorset.
Discover the wooden handrail system currently installed as part of a patient centric, wandering loop design at the Cefn Coed Mental Health Ward.
Discover the PVC-Free Wall Protection solution reducing maintenance costs and protecting the maternity ward at Stepping Hill Hospital.
The Mall Shopping Centre in Blackburn underwent a major refurbishment and extension, adding further shops and revitalising the centre as a whole.
CS were asked to replace a competitors failing Shopping Centre Expansion Joint Cover. CS supplied and installed the APF series EJC.
Discover how CS helped Marks & Spencer revamp their stores nationwide, with the help of Acrovyn Wall Protection.
Slips and trips are the most common cause of major injuries and can happen almost anywhere. Discover how entrance matting can help reduce the risk of slip & trip accidents.
Part 2 of our series exploring ways in which Facilities Managers can become more cost efficient whilst maintaining and improving quality of care.
Part 1 in our series exploring ways in which Facilities Managers can become more cost efficient whilst maintaining and improving quality of care.
Performance coatings have become essential in laboratories, hospitals and food preparation facilities, discover how Wallglaze can help.
Hygiene regulations in laboratories and other hygienically sensitive areas require wall surfaces be smooth and easy to clean, discover why you should use hygienic sheeting.
Did you know that specifying building louvres on free area alone can cause problems? We explain how you should be specifying louvres and why free area alone isn't a good idea.
Reducing airport maintenance costs whilst providing a safe and attractive environment for passengers is a challenge for many airport operators. We can help.
CS Wallflex high performance finishes, with high chemical and abrasion resistance, were chosen to help the facility stay clean and contaminant-free.
If you are designing or improving your laboratory or clean room, discover the 5 essentials to choosing efficient and effective laboratory wall finishes.
Discover how CS Wallglaze has transformed the walls of Perse School in Cambridge, reducing maintenance costs and repainting costs.
The neo-natal intensive care unit at the Royal United Hospital in Bath features CS Acrovyn Wall Protection throughout including Acrovyn Hydroclad.
The entrance to your store should be welcoming and provide a positive first impression for your customers, discover what you should be asking any new retail entrance mats supplier.
Retail store interiors are subject to a constant barrage of scuffs and scrapes from bags, trolleys and shoppers, discover the 5 essentials to retail wall protection.
We know that making hospitals safer and cleaner is a top priority for health care provider and conforming to infection control requirements is essential, discover how we can help
Architectural louvres are ventilation products that allow air to pass through then whilst keeping out unwanted elements such as water, dirt and debris.
Keeping a busy hotel looking smart and welcoming is no easy task, with a wide range of products, discover how CS can help you protect your hotel interior.
Discover ways to reduce long-term costs, as well as maintain a clean and welcoming car park for your visitors using CS products.
Interior finishes have a huge impact on the building and maintenance costs of a hospital, discover 5 that will help you cut costs and stay safe.
Ensuring your entrance is clean and well branded is an essential part of retail design, it being the first thing a visitor sees. Discover how to brand your entrance.
The second blog post in our series of Approved Document M Compliance showing how to become compliant with Light Reflectance Values and Visual Contrast.
Discover the role entrance mats play in Approved Document M compliance ensuring foot and wheeled pedestrians are able to enter and exit a building safely.
Stopping water ingress at the expansion joint is crucial, especially in areas exposed to the elements, discover the ideal waterproof expansion joint cover.
We explain what you need to do for your building to be compliant with both BS8300 & BS7953.
Hygienic Floor Joint Covers ensure an easy to clean, smooth surface for trolleys and beds to move across in the healthcare environment. Discover the GT series from CS.
If you are designing or maintaining a facility which has the potential for a dust explosion, it is possible that you should consider explosion relief panels
When engineers are designing the structure for a tall or large footprint building expansion joints in concrete slabs are frequently used.
Among the most vulnerable areas are the corners of walls which can quickly become seriously damaged without corner protectors, but which material should you use?
Discover Tetras carpet tiles, an economical and effective barrier to dirt, moisture and grit entering your building. Here are 5 reasons to give it a try.
Exterior brickwork expansion joints are often needed where two building structures meet. Discover 3 options that will work for the exterior of any building.