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Sheriff gains Premium Membership with Builder’s Profile

Sheriff Builders is pleased to announce its Premium Membership with Builder’s Profile. Builder’s Profile is a database service which provides compliance and Pre-Qualification Questionnaire (PQQ) information to the construction industry. In simple terms, it allows construction companies like Sheriff to complete much of the information which is compulsory in most tendering processes once and share […]...
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How to care for a green roof

They can reduce energy consumption, prevent river pollution, bring down the ‘heat island effect’ and boost biodiversity. With such benefits, it’s no wonder that green, brown, living and biodiverse roofing is an increasingly popular choice for construction projects across our towns and cities. But, while more and more people are realising the benefits of such […]...
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Don’t break your back!

When it comes to the term ‘manual handling’, most people think of the guidelines they’ve been taught about the right way to lift a heavy box – knees bent/ back straight etc, etc. But manual handling is much more than that and, alongside other industries like agriculture and healthcare, it’s an everyday practice in the […]...
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Avoid the rogue traders

Choosing a tradesperson to help with a building project can sometimes feel like a game of Russian roulette. If things go in your favour, you’ll find a good, reputable contractor but if things go wrong, you could end up with an incompetent builder or at worst – the rogue trader. While there are loads of […]...
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Construction goes mobile

It’s the smartphone era and, right now, a great number of mobile apps are revolutionising the construction industry. Not only are such apps enabling contractors to improve efficiency in their working processes and practices but many are also raising the levels of professional standards higher than ever before. The tools available seem countless, starting with […]...
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