What JFK knew about today’s workplaces
Aug 20, 2018
In 1963, iconic US President John F Kennedy made an incredible speech. A part of this has been immortalised; when he stated: “Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet. We all breathe the same air.” At the time, JFK was speaking about peace – about remembering that we are all […]
The simple answer to wellbeing – Daylight!
Jul 20, 2018
The lowdown on why daylight is critical to wellbeing The British Summer is officially here, and looks set to stay that way for a few more weeks to come. One of the reasons that summertime seems to bring out the best in Britons is attributed to the health benefits which sensible amounts of sunshine bring […]
Were the ‘good old days’ really that bright?
Jun 28, 2018
When people speak of ‘the good old days’, ‘when we were kids’ or ‘when times were simpler’, you can usually sit back and be rewarded with a great tale of childhood. A childhood when it was not just safe to play outside from dawn until dusk, but where (if you believe the fond memories), children […]
Thought leadership: CO2 air quality
Nov 01, 2017
It’s not just London’s roadsides where air quality is a cause for concern; indoor air quality in all sorts of buildings is compromising people’s performance and productivity and, in extreme cases, perhaps undermining the very purpose of the building. And all that we’re doing to create this problem is breathing out
A guide to specifying rooflights for your project
Oct 17, 2017
Rooflights enhance buildings: filling them with daylight, boosting thermal performance and reducing energy consumption.