EnviroBuild Blog

Explore EnviroBuild's blog for the latest insights and tips on sustainable building materials, innovative design ideas, and eco-friendly outdoor living.

Creating a Home for Pollinators in your Garden
Creating a home for pollinators in your garden is a fantastic way to invite nature into your space and support biodiversity. Follow our guide to create a pollinator-friendly garden, whether you have a large yard, a small balcony, or just a few window boxes.
London Design Festival "Reimagining London's High-Rise Green Spaces” Design Contest
To celebrate the London Design Festival 2024 and promote the next generation of architects, EnviroBuild is hosting a design contest to discover the future of sustainable design. We invite you to share your vision for "Reimagining London's High-Rise Green Spaces” featuring innovative outdoor spaces such as balconies or terraces. Sign up to share your vision for a chance to win a £2,000 prize and present your work at our LDF event.
Protecting The World’s Largest Tropical Peatland
Through our partnership with Rainforest Trust we have been able to help protect 30,612 acres
Composite Decking Ideas For Your Garden
Be inspired by endless possibilities of composite decking. Transform your garden into a stunning outdoor oasis with our expert ideas. From classic layouts with a modern twist to avant-garde designs, explore shapes, functionalities, and personalised touches that elevate your space
Clerkenwell Design Week
Join us this May at Clerkenwell Design to be among the first to experience our brand new London showroom. Explore our latest products and non-combustible solutions while participating in a range of festival events, including talks on wind uplift solutions, CPDs, panel discussions, interactive activities, and our grand showroom launch party, explore our full festival line up below.
BRoof(t4) Regulations
Explore our comprehensive guide to navigating the post-Grenfell alterations in building regulations, particularly focusing on fire safety in roofing materials. We detail the transition from BS 476-3:2004 to BS EN 13501-5, explaining the rigorous BROOF(t4) to FROOF(t4) classification system. Learn the key differences between EN13501-1 and EN13501-5 ratings to ensure your upcoming projects align with new legislation.
Our Guide to Edimentals
Discover the latest garden trend of 2024: edimentals. These dual-purpose plants seamlessly blend beauty and functionality, offering both ornamental charm and edible delights. Learn how to add the perfect edimentals into your garden design with our comprehensive guide.
March Gardening Guide
As the days grow longer and the temperatures begin to rise, March is the arrival of spring, breathing new life into our gardens after the dormancy of winter. This transitional month is the perfect time to prepare their outdoor spaces for the abundant growth and beauty that lies ahead. From planting early crops to tending to wildlife habitats, here are some essential gardening tasks to tackle this March.
ICE Awards Finalists for 2024
EnviroBuild is delighted to be a finalist for the prestigious ICE Awards 2024. As a leader in sustainable construction, we're honoured for our commitment to environmental excellence. This recognition highlights our dedication to eco-friendly practices and innovative solutions. It's a testament to our team's hard work in advancing sustainability. We're grateful to the ICE Awards and remain devoted to revolutionising the construction industry for a greener future.
Protecting The Peruvian Amazon
Through our partnership with Rainforest Trust we have been able to help protect 1,546 acres of critical rainforest habitat in the Loreto region of the Peruvian Amazon. Helping to protect indigenous communities and at risk species including the jaguars and giant otters.
Choosing the Perfect Material for Your Patio
Discover our guide to selecting the perfect material for your patio project. From timeless brick patios to modern composite options and an array of paving and tiling choices, explore the pros and cons of each material, design options, and suitability for different garden styles. Make an informed decision to create the perfect outdoor oasis.
Finding The Perfect Decking Shape For Your Project
Embark on a journey to discover the perfect decking shape for your next project! Explore popular shapes that elevate your garden's aesthetic while meeting your practical needs. From classic rectangles to captivating curves, multi-level marvels, and geometric wonders, unravel the advantages, drawbacks, and considerations of each and find inspiration for your decking project.
Our Guide to Finding your Dream Garden Furniture
Discover expert tips for selecting the perfect garden furniture set in our comprehensive guide! From assessing your outdoor space to considering materials, styles, and weather-resistance, we've got you covered. Learn how to infuse your personality into your outdoor haven while prioritizing comfort and durability. Whether you're working with a small balcony or a sprawling garden, find the ideal furniture set that seamlessly blends style and functionality for a perfect outdoor retreat.
Discover the Best Cladding Colour for your Project
Explore the secrets of enhancing your project's aesthetic appeal with the perfect cladding colour. Our latest blog post delves into the art of selecting the ideal hue. Explore colour psychology, decipher trends, and gain practical tips to ensure your cladding protects and elevates your architectural vision.
Creative Ways to Repurpose Your Christmas Tree
As the holiday season comes to a close, the question arises: what to do with the Christmas tree and festive plants that brought joy to our homes? Explore our creative and sustainable tips for repurposing your Christmas tree and festive plants.
Protecting 1,731 acres of the Guinea rainforest
EnviroBuild are proud to announce that we have helped safeguard 1,731 acres of Guinea's vulnerable rainforest. Through our partnership with Rainforest Trust UK. Helping preserving the habitat of the Critically Endangered African Forest Elephants, combating the threats posed by mining and logging.
EPD's for our Non Combustible Aluminium Products Now Available
We are excited to share that our non-combustible aluminium products now hold a certified EPD. Which is an important step in increasing the transparency in our commercial product range and will play a part in helping the construction industry to make more informed and sustainable choices.
Creating a Wildlife Haven: A Guide to Supporting Wildlife This January
Explore the wonders of wildlife right at your doorstep with our comprehensive guide, 'Creating a Wildlife Haven: A Guide to Supporting UK Wildlife in Your Home This January.' Embrace the winter chill by transforming your space into a sanctuary for hedgehogs, birds, insects, and more.
Choosing the Best Decking Material for Your Project
When embarking on a new decking project, the choice of material is crucial for ensuring both aesthetic appeal and functional longevity. This guide delves into a range of popular decking options, each with its unique strengths and ideal applications. This comprehensive guide aims to arm you with the knowledge to select the perfect decking material, balancing aesthetics, functionality, and environmental considerations for your unique project.
Our November Gardening Guide
As the brisk November air sets in, it's the perfect time to prepare your garden for the chilly months ahead. Our November gardening guide offers expert tips on how to protect your plants from frost, cultivate cold-loving crops, and create a cosy outdoor space. Discover the secrets to a vibrant and thriving garden even in the midst of autumn's embrace
Protecting 268 acres of Laos Rainforest
Through our partnership with Rainforest Trust UK we have been able to help protect 268 acres of the Laos Rainforest. This project serves as a beacon for biodiversity conservation, safeguarding a rich, biodiverse area while protecting critically endangered species and acting as a crucial carbon store to mitigate the impacts of climate change.
When to Install Composite Cladding
Summertime is the perfect time to enjoy your garden, however it may not be the best time to begin your composite cladding project. Explore the benefits of each season to discover the perfect time to embark on your composite cladding project.
Pro Landscaper Sustainability Awards
We're excited to announce that EnviroBuild has been named a finalist in the prestigious Pro Landscaper Sustainability & Biodiversity Awards, specifically in the Supplier category. Join us on a journey to discover how EnviroBuild's unwavering commitment to sustainability has earned them this coveted nomination.
Protecting 11,364 acres of Amazon Rainforest in Brazil
Through our partnership with Rainforest Trust we have helped protect 11,364 acres of the Amazon Rainforest in Brazil. Helping to safeguard and protect areas that host rare birds, such as the Wattled Curassow and Ariel Toucan, as well as endangered species like the Giant Otter and Black-faced Black Spider Monkey, while simultaneously protecting traditional communities and acting as a significant carbon store in the Brazilian rainforest.
Join us at FutureScape 2023
Join us at Futurescape 2023 this November for an exciting journey into sustainable landscaping and construction. Explore innovative eco-friendly solutions, network with industry leaders, and be part of the green revolution. Don't miss out—secure your spot today!
EnviroBuild finalist for Irish Construction Industry Award
We are proud to announce that we are finalist for the prestigious Irish Construction Industry Awards. In the hotly contested category of Excellence in Sustainability, standing us shoulder to shoulder with industry giants such as BAM and Cairn. This recognition not only celebrates their commitment to eco-conscious construction but also underscores our position as a formidable force driving positive change within the sector.
What is Fibre Cement Decking?
Unlock the Future of Decking with Fibre Cement! Explore the game-changing benefits of Fibre Cement Decking. Discover how it offers the perfect blend of aesthetics, safety, and sustainability for your outdoor space. Get ready to reimagine your deck in style and security
The Best Cladding for your Project
Before beginning a cladding project it is important to select the correct materials to ensure the overall appearance and performance of your project. Explore the difference between the most popular cladding options to discover the perfect materials for your upcoming cladding project.
RHS Tatton Park Flower Show Garden Guide
Explore the best gardens from RHS Tatton Park Flower Show 2023
Gardeners' World Live Garden Show Guide
Discover the best gardens from BBC Gardeners' World Live 2023
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