Let's Talk Specification is a new digital media platform for the construction industry. It will offer a new channel to discuss the latest architectural, specification and building news, views and product information.

The major changes that are happening to our industry will put the specification process back at centre-stage. Let's Talk Specification will focus on the research and development, testing, manufacturing processes, installation and maintenance of these high-quality products, as well as the detailed, technical and independent information you require.

GROUP EDITOR: Paul Groves

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New British Standard guides bring door hardware professionals...

A raft of revised British Standards has prompted the publication of three new technical guides from the Guild of Architectural Ironmongers (GAI) for door and window...

Sponsored by: Guild of Architectural Ironmongers
Category: News


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New survey reveals high level competencies of local authority building...

A new survey of LABC’s 3,000 building standards surveyors has shown more than two thirds of local authority building control teams have surveyors with the top level...

Sponsored by: LABC
Category: News


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Building Information Modelling (BIM) - the digital construction...

Let’s Talk Specification talks to Dr Stephen Hamil, Director of Research and Innovation with NBS, about the key role Building Information Modelling (BIM) is having...

Sponsored by: The NBS
Category: Design & Construction


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BRE and Loughborough University open dementia-friendly demonstration...

A new ‘dementia-friendly’ home has been developed jointly by leading building science research centre BRE and experts from Loughborough University.   ...

Sponsored by: BRE
Category: Case Studies


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New alliance launched to increase cladding fire testing capacity

A new international alliance is set to improve the facade fire-testing market in the UK, by significantly increasing both the capacity and the quality of large-scale fire...

Sponsored by: Fire Protection Association
Category: News


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What role does Audit and Inspection play in achieving Building Control...

The drive to ensure quality in construction takes many forms. Let’s Talk Specification discusses the importance of Audit and Inspection and Building Control...

Sponsored by: British Board of Agrément
Category: Design & Construction


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