The issue of affordable, social housing is undoubtedly one of the most hotly debated topics politically and economically in the UK today. Specifiers and developers working in the social housing arena need to contend with conflicting priorities. On one hand they must design and construct homes that provide good levels of comfort for tenants at a reasonable investment cost, whilst on the other they must take into consideration increasingly stringent regulations (such as the former Code for Sustainable Homes) which stipulate greater energy efficiency and low on-going maintenance.
Real creative and innovative thinking is required to meet both sets of demands. Contour can help with its DeepClean LST radiators and guards that offer both effective and safe surface temperature heating for residents and ease of cleaning and maintenance for social landlords. In addition our range of metal and plywood pipe boxing is widely specified by local authorities UK wide.