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Wetherby Launches New Stone Render

By: Rachael Doyle   •   March 31, 2017

Wetherby Building Systems has expanded its external wall insulation (EWI) portfolio with the launch of a new stone render finish to offer further flexibility to specifiers and architects when designing domestic/ commercial new build or refurbishment schemes.

A stone façade is a popular finish for properties in particular areas across the UK, but with project budgets being squeezed in every area, sourcing and installing genuine stone can be cost and time prohibitive.

EspiCoat Stone Render offers a unique, cost-effective alternative, allowing the appearance of stone, while significantly reducing labour time and costs on site. Offering exceptional durability, EpsiCoat Stone Render
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Wetherby Congratulate Contractor of the Year Winner

By: Rachael Doyle   •   March 27, 2017


Wetherby would like to congratulate Henry Boot Construction on winning contractor of the year at this year’s CCIHWY Awards (Committed to Construction in Humber & West Yorkshire).

The CCIHWY Awards 2017 is set up to celebrate high quality work by all sectors of the region’s construction industry and highlight the broadest possible spectrum of construction excellence being delivered by the industry throughout Humber & West Yorkshire.

Wetherby Building Systems sponsored ‘Contractor of the Year’ at the awards. Wetherby would also like to congratulate the high calibre of contractors who were shortlisted for the award.

Wetherby are supporting National Apprenticeship Week

By: Rachael Doyle   •   March 9, 2017


Wetherby are delighted to support National Apprenticeship Week 2017 which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. The event takes place from the 6th – 10th March and is designed to promote the positive impact that apprenticeships and trainees have on individuals, businesses and the economy.

Wetherby recognises the value that apprenticeships add to the workforce and how they help individuals step on their career ladder. Wetherby currently have two apprentices who are doing an outstanding job in their roles;

Charley – Warehouse

Charley is learning all aspects of the warehouse and manufacturing. He works largely on the tinting manufacturing and mixing, while
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NIA and NLA partnership to help landlords meet new regulations

By: Rachael Doyle   •   March 8, 2017

The National Insulation Association (NIA) has announced they have partnered with the National Landlords Association (NLA) to provide landlords with an easy to use online facility to find local insulation installers to help meet energy efficiency standards.

Both organisations are advising landlords that they should be taking action soon in order to upgrade their properties by 1st April 2018. This is when the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standard (MEES) will come into force and require rented properties to have an EPC rating of E or above before they can be legally let.

Neil Marshall, Chief Executive of the NIA commented: “Our
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