Monday, May 8, 2017
Whilst attending the Homebuilding & Renovating show at the NEC Birmingham in March, we took the opportunity to carry out end-user research, highlighting the current wants and needs of the visitors attending the event.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Spring has finally sprung, and the longer days and better weather means it won’t be long before our attention will be moving to spending time outdoors. This provides the perfect opportunity to think about improvements to make the most out of our garden space.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
We are pleased to announce some new functionality added to the website this week which allows customers to instantly check stock levels across any of our parts. When searching for a particular product or part, within the part information it will now also show live current stock levels.
Thursday, April 6, 2017
This year’s Homebuilding and Renovating NEC show was a resounding success for Richard Burbidge, providing the perfect opportunity to showcase the First Impressions ‘before and after’ gallery to new and existing customers.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Richard Burbidge has launched a new double cap newel range to make installation quicker and easier for joiners.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Leading stair renovation specialist, Richard Burbidge will be exhibiting at this year’s Homebuilding & Renovating Show at the NEC Birmingham.
Friday, February 17, 2017
Stairparts expert Richard Burbidge has released a new consumer brochure, showcasing the latest in timber home improvement products.
Friday, January 20, 2017
For many years the main obstacle to changing stair balustrade for home owners has been the complexity of the installation, with this in mind our developments department wanted to come up with a way of attaching the handrail to the posts that even a novice DIYer can master.
The traditional fix for the timber ranges used a mortice and tenon joint, an age old method which needed quite advanced carpentry and quite a lot of time too! The whole idea of the twist bracket is to allow for a fix that is tested and safe without requiring in depth skills.
Friday, December 16, 2016
Ensuring we source Timber from sustainable locations is important to us as suppliers. These two organisations play a key role in ensuring compliance.
Friday, November 25, 2016
Following on from our recent article covering Park K of the Building Regulation we thought we would now highlight the equally important Part M, and in particular, what is means for staircase handrails.
When trying to describe Part M, we particularly like the following paragraph which truly encompasses the overall scope of the document -
‘People, regardless of disability, age or gender, should be able to gain access to buildings and to gain access within buildings and use their facilities, both as visitors and as people who live in work in them.’