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Antibacterial Paint bespoke access panels

Antibacterial Paint bespoke access panels

Trade Access Panels

We can make any size and shape access panel: Antibacterial Paint Special Antibacterial Paint available with the added benefit of an effective antibacterial agent which kills most species of bacteria, including the deadly MRSA, Salmonella, E coli and C difficile. Ceramic Tile Doors Plasterboard Faced Metal Faced Loft Hatches Fire Rated Acoustic Rated Airtight Rated Smoke Tested Special Paint Colours for your Project needs. Available Panel Sizes: 100x100mm to 3000x8000mm
Introducing Our Germ Resistant Access Panel

Introducing Our Germ Resistant Access Panel

Trade Access Panels

As well as offering our customers a bespoke service in which we can offer any size and any shape access panel, we are now adding Antibacterial Powder Coating as an addition to our extensive range of products. It is available on all our Metal Faced Access Panels and features an effective antibacterial agent which kills fungi and most species of bacteria including the deadly MRSA, Salmonella, E coli and C difficile.
How to Choose Access Panels for Walls & Ceilings

How to Choose Access Panels for Walls & Ceilings

Trade Access Panels

This guide on the different variations of Access Panels, will help you decide which one is best for you.
4 Building Regulations You Need To Know Before Installing Loft Hatch or Access Panel

4 Building Regulations You Need To Know Before Installing Loft Hatch or Access Panel

Trade Access Panels

Installing an access panel or a loft hatch is something which is very important when you’re looking to be able to do more with the space you already have within your home. However, there are certain building regulations you should be aware of when it comes to installing a panel or a hatch, as you need to comply with them. In order to make sure that you definitely understand these regulations, we’re taking a closer look at them here.
Fakro Loft Ladder - Buyer's Guide

Fakro Loft Ladder - Buyer's Guide

Trade Access Panels

Trade Access Panels are proud suppliers of both the FAKRO LSF Fire Rated Metal and FAKRO LWK Komfort 3 Loft Ladders. FAKRO is a name that you can trust being one of the World’s principal manufacturers of Loft Ladders which allow convenient access to non-inhabited loft spaces negating the need to install expensive and in most cases unnecessary, staircases.
How Do Sun Tunnels Work

How Do Sun Tunnels Work

Trade Access Panels

At Trade Access Panels we are often asked questions regarding SUNPIPES. Please see our guide where we have tried to answer the most frequently asked questions.
Top Construction Myths

Top Construction Myths

Trade Access Panels

Trade Access Panels are often contacted by customers who have been wrongly informed or have themselves ‘Googled’ certain construction or DIY problems and received totally incorrect information and advice.
Polycarbonate Rooflights - FAQs

Polycarbonate Rooflights - FAQs

Trade Access Panels

At Trade Access Panels, we are often asked questions from customers regarding the Polycarbonate Rooflights which we supply. We have tried to note down the most frequently asked questions below to hopefully assist you.
Things To Know Before Installing A Loft Hatch

Things To Know Before Installing A Loft Hatch

Trade Access Panels

At Trade Access Panels we are often asked questions regarding the measurement and installation a Loft Hatch within a domestic property. Thankfully, the new TAP12 Loft Hatch is even easier to fit than previously! Please see our guide below where we have tried to answer the most frequently asked questions.
Loft Hatch with Ladder

Loft Hatch with Ladder

Trade Access Panels

Loft Hatch with Youngman Loft Ladder ** We can make any size Loft Hatch ** Our Loft Hatch is supplied with a Youngman Telescopic Loft Ladder which is already fitted to the rear of the Loft Access frame for easy installation. Suitable for ceilings where regular access to loft space is required. The panel is fitted with a Loft Ladder No of Treads: 9 Floor to Hatch Height: 2170mm to 2610mm Load Capacity: 150kg (23.6st) Material: Anodised aluminium Foot Material: Plastic Opening: Automatic locking and release Certifications: Tested in accordance with EN 14975 Loft Hatch with Ladder
Loft Hatch With Ladder - Buyer's Guide

Loft Hatch With Ladder - Buyer's Guide

Trade Access Panels

When it comes to fitting a new loft hatch, whether it is a direct replacement or if you are looking to change the size of your current structural opening (hole in the ceiling), Trade Access Panels can provide bespoke insulated Loft Hatches for suit almost any requirement, including both Fire or Non-Fire Rated hatches and those with Youngman ladders or Zip-Ladders attached.
School Building Designs in Modern Education

School Building Designs in Modern Education

Trade Access Panels

Here at Trade Access Panels, we believe that school building designs should be much more than just designs of practical learning spaces; they should also inspire, encourage and motivate the students and teachers to help promote the best possible learning experience. However, unfortunately, costs are very tight for the Government who are searching for ways to renovate old dilapidated schools and to also build new educational facilities. We have a desperate need for more school places for the ever-growing younger population.
Great Portland Street: Lang+Fulton have installed 45.3 linear metres of louvred panels 1100mm high with 3 access doors, galvanized and ppc RAL7038.

Great Portland Street: Lang+Fulton have installed 45.3 linear metres of louvred panels 1100mm high with 3 access doors, galvanized and ppc RAL7038.

Lang+Fulton

78/92 Great Portland Street consists of a group of mixed period buildings which is under redevelopment by Great Portland Estates to provide 23,000 sq ft of residential flats, 11,000 sq ft of retail units and 18,000 sq ft of offices at a cost of £19million. Lang+Fulton installed 45.3 linear metres of louvred panels 1100mm high with 3 access doors, galvanized and ppc RAL7038. The louvred panels were inverted to provide maximum visual screening from ground level.
4 Building Regulations you need to know about before installing a smoke vent

4 Building Regulations you need to know about before installing a smoke vent

Trade Access Panels

There are a lot of different official documents about the rules and regulation around fire safety and smoke ventilation, which, in turn, influence the way you should choose and install your AOVs. Building regulations are minimum standards that apply to almost all new residential and commercial buildings, and also alterations to the existing ones. If you are planning to use an Automatic Opening Smoke Vent (AOV) System in your project, you will have to comply with the regulations mentioned.
Triple Layer vs Double Layer Polycarbonate Rooflight

Triple Layer vs Double Layer Polycarbonate Rooflight

Trade Access Panels

When selecting your new polycarbonate rooflight, the main deciding factor should be how energy efficient you need or want it to be. In this process it is important to ascertain the rooflight’s U-value. U-values measure how effective a rooflight is as an insulator. The lower the U-value the more thermally efficient your polycarbonate rooflights will be.
How to choose a perfect skylight?

How to choose a perfect skylight?

Trade Access Panels

When it comes to deciding upon the correct skylight solution for your property, there are a lot of different options available to you. Selecting the right type of skylight is essential to ensure the highest possible levels of light enters the room alongside providing you with the most cost effective option for your requirements. In an effort to try and assist you, we have briefly detailed the most popular options available.
7 things you need to know about Coxdome Firejet JetCox SHEV Unit Smoke Vent

7 things you need to know about Coxdome Firejet JetCox SHEV Unit Smoke Vent

Trade Access Panels

AOV or Automatic Opening Vent systems control the airflow of smoke in a fire. According to EN12102-2 it is a statutory requirement to have an AOV unit on a new construction. Since 2006, Europe has required that the AOVs meet with the standards set forth in DIN EN12102-2. As a result, many companies have made their versions of AOVs. Majority of these options only go as far as barely meeting the before stated regulations. However, the Coxdome Firejet SHEV exceeds the expectations and requirements of a standard AOV.
Rules On Extensions To Houses in the United Kingdom

Rules On Extensions To Houses in the United Kingdom

Trade Access Panels

More and more people are opting to stay at their current property and to extend rather than move. This is down to several reasons, but on the most part due to the increasing cost which are involved in moving home. With the ever-increasing property prices this has pushed up the cost of Estate Agents’ fees and Stamp Duty – and it is the latter which can really deter people from moving.
Natural Light: The benefit of bringing the light into your building

Natural Light: The benefit of bringing the light into your building

Trade Access Panels

The benefits of natural daylight far outweigh those from artificial light. Natural daylight can have an effect on both your mental and physical health. We therefore outline below a few of the best ways to harness the benefits of this free resource, Natural Daylight, with your home or place of work.
How to Replace Rooflight Dome?

How to Replace Rooflight Dome?

Trade Access Panels

1. Measure your existing kerb; 2. Confirm new dome compatibility with your dome supplier; 3. Choose and purchase your new dome; 4. Remove the existing dome and its frame from the kerb; 5. Secure your new skylight frame to the kerb; 6. Attach the new dome to the frame. For the best result we strongly recommend getting a seasoned roofer, builder or window fitter involved when fitting rooflights. However, if you are to carry out the installation yourself, we are here to guide you along the way.
New Flat Glass Rooflights/Skylights

New Flat Glass Rooflights/Skylights

Trade Access Panels

The Flat Glass Skylight allows you to enjoy natural daylight. The skylight will provide you with a clean appearance in the external roof scope, the toughened outer glass pane has a ceramic edge coating giving you an immaculate and stylish finish. The range comes complete a 160mm high vertical insulated PVC kerb/ upstand. The slim aluminium frame has a internal thermal break allowing it to be energy efficient whilst also reducing the risk of internal condensation. The skylight comes complete with fixing screws which once installed are fully concealed beneath a flush cover creating a sleek and tidy external appearance.
New Product  - Fire Rated Overbox

New Product - Fire Rated Overbox

Trade Access Panels

Due to a high demand from our valued customers, we are proud to announce the latest product to our range - electric meter cover. Our Fire Rated Overboxes are a retrofit solution for keeping your gas and electrical meters safe from fire and tamper. These are ideally suited for refurbishment and newbuild products for multi-occupancy properties such as apartment blocks.
What The Real Cost Of Fire Protection Means In Buildings

What The Real Cost Of Fire Protection Means In Buildings

Trade Access Panels

When you design a building that will be used by lots of people, like a tower block, you need to make sure that the building has the correct level of fire prevention and fire protection equipment. In instances where this isn’t the case, tragedies like the Grenfell Fire can happen. The importance of passive and active fire protection methods are vital for the safety of the intended occupants, but how can you ensure they’re going to be safe?
Rooflights, Skylights, Sunpipes - Explore Your Options

Rooflights, Skylights, Sunpipes - Explore Your Options

Trade Access Panels

When it comes to deciding upon the correct skylight solution for your property, there are a lot of different options available to you. Selecting the right type of skylight is essential to ensure the highest possible levels of light enters the room alongside providing you with the most cost effective option for your requirements. In an effort to try and assist you, we have briefly detailed the most popular options available.
Designing Sustainable Retail Buildings

Designing Sustainable Retail Buildings

Trade Access Panels

When it comes to buildings, there are two main types. Those which have been designed to be sustainable, and those which have not. Developing a sustainable structure is not always an easy task, but it is something that everyone should aspire to do. But how do we design a sustainable building, and what even is one?
How to protect people from fire when designing a building?

How to protect people from fire when designing a building?

Trade Access Panels

When you design a building that will be used by lots of people, like a tower block, you need to make sure that the building has the correct level of fire prevention and fire protection equipment. In instances where this isn’t the case, tragedies like the Grenfell Fire can happen. The importance of passive and active fire protection methods are vital for the safety of the intended occupants, but how can you ensure they’re going to be safe?
How to choose the perfect Skylight

How to choose the perfect Skylight

Trade Access Panels

Information on how to choose the rooflight that is best for you, all in stock, FREE delivery.
Loft conversion rules in the United Kingdom

Loft conversion rules in the United Kingdom

Trade Access Panels

Planning Permission is not usually required for loft conversions, however, please remember to take the appropriate advice before carrying out any works to your property. You will also need to consider Building Regulation Approval which may be required. Again, it is best to seek professional advice before carrying out any works to your property. It can be a costly exercise in the beginning but if you do not get the appropriate advice from the start then this can end up costing you much more in the long run.
How will Brexit affect the UK Construction industry?

How will Brexit affect the UK Construction industry?

Trade Access Panels

As everyone is aware, the implications of Brexit remain unclear, but what effect do we think it will potentially have on the UK construction industry? Will Brexit cause a recession in construction? The industry, throughout the Brexit campaign, have displayed mixed views on the prospect of Brexit. There has been concern about how it may or may not affect the skills shortage, the import and export of materials, and regulations/standards.
Profab Access Ahead of the Curve with Fire Testing

Profab Access Ahead of the Curve with Fire Testing

Profab Access Ltd

Profab Access Ltd, part of the Access 360 portfolio, is prioritising fire safety in buildings with the introduction of fire testing for both sides of its 4000 Series riser door range. Established in 2001, Profab Access Ltd is a leading UK manufacturer of wall and ceiling access panels and riser doors. The company employs a team of 71 and operates from a 46,000 sq. ft. manufacturing and distribution facility in Atherstone, Warwickshire. All aspects of the design and manufacturing process are carried out onsite.
Kingspan Access Flooring Supplied For New Headquarters For York Council

Kingspan Access Flooring Supplied For New Headquarters For York Council

Kingspan Access Floors Ltd

Over 12,500m2 of Kingspan access flooring is being installed in new civic headquarters and customer service centre for York Council on the site of a grade 2 listed former railway station within the historic city walls. Northern Access Floors Director Steve Robson said: “The flooring in the redeveloped area is installed over listed floorboards, so a low cost, fit-for-purpose flooring system was required, Kingspan’s particleboard panels met those needs perfectly. The new build element of the project will have much more usage and the panels will be installed on concrete, so steel-encapsulated panels were specified.”
Access Flooring for Cheltenham Offices

Access Flooring for Cheltenham Offices

Bathgate Flooring Ltd

Access flooring once again was selected for this major £12 million building in Cheltenham. Bathgate Flooring manufactured and installed over 5600m2 of Panels to ensure that this Grade A office space offered the maximum flexibility. Products Used BGM 600 Steel Encapsulated Panels Constructing this Office Development is well recorded with a time lapse video of the entire project available through the Gloucestershire Live news story. Access Flooring is used in buildings like this to ensure that there is easy access to the services if needed. Simply lift up the floor panels and all the cabling is visible beneath.
London Brick Wall Panels at Bowling Alley

London Brick Wall Panels at Bowling Alley

Vtec Group

This bowling alley features a large application of LONDON BRICK AGED RED wall panels, providing a great backdrop for the neon-lit writing. Robust and highly realistic, Vtec Texture Panels are an attractive and extremely practical option for the areas with limited access for future maintenance. Another bowling centre in the group used our ROUGH CONCRETE Wall Panels, which also works really well. Installed in many hospitality and retail establishments, Texture Panels help to create a characterful ambiance in a short period of time.
Antarctica access hatches

Antarctica access hatches

Surespan

Surespan has been chosen to design and manufacture all the access hatches for the new £22 million British Antarctic Survey research station, Halley VI, in Antarctica, where scientists will be based to carry out research on the ozone layer. The 28 single and double leaf hatches and 9 wall access panels, which are all fire rated, have been designed to provide scientists easy access throughout the station and as an emergency exit. Having been selected because of their engineering expertise and unique skills, Surespan is proud to be involved in such an exciting project.
Bloomberg

Bloomberg

Kingspan Access Floors Ltd

Bloomberg’s European Headquarters opened with excitement in October 2017. The marquee building in the heart of London provides new o?ce space for Bloomberg’s 4000 London based employees. We installed over 37,000m2 of Kingspan raised access ?ooring and 34,000m2 of Kingspan Attiro real wood engineered ?oor. The combined systems allow quick and easy access to the steel encapsulated ?oor panels and the under?oor void whilst delivering 98.5% score against the BREEAM sustainability assessment method.
UNILIN Evola: laminated panels & HPL

UNILIN Evola: laminated panels & HPL

Unilin Division Panels

For the refurbishment of its Dutch hotel, Van der Valk was looking for a solution for its rooms that was maintenance-friendly and had a lifelike wood look. They chose the Heritage Oak Light decor (H161 V9A) because it makes the hotel rooms feel cosy and welcome.

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