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Home registrations reach 12-year high

According to NHBC’s latest statistics, Housebuilders registered the highest number of new homes for 12 years between April and June,...

Report shows home improvement trends

Supplying precast concrete products to UK-based clients in the building materials sector, Longley Concrete keep up-to-date with all developments in...

Housebuilding boosts UK economy

A recent report released by Lichfields, a planning and development consultancy, has highlighted the positive effect that the England and...

High-rise living and lift shafts

High-rise living is extremely popular in the UK at the moment. According to research carried out by the think tank...

Value of construction apprentices

Despite newly-released figures showing that the construction sector regained some of its buoyancy last month, the industry is still facing...

A history of Longley’s floor beams

In an article last year about their 70th anniversary, Longley Concrete reviewed what has changed at the company since it...

House building figures defy bad weather

Longley Concrete were recently delighted to hear that despite the bad weather the country experienced over the first three months...

Good news all round in the housing market

Following on from Longley Concrete’s last blog post about the booming construction industry, the team was recently delighted to hear...

Construction set for an exciting 2018

Having read the positive forecasts in Glenigan’s Construction Outlook for 2018 last month, Longley Concrete is looking forward to a...

Why use beam & block for upper floors?

It’s not the norm - I know that. Look, don’t get me wrong, we know it’s a hard sell. We...

Housing supply hits a nine-year high

With Longley Concrete being a leading supplier of precast concrete floors into the UK’s construction industry, we aim to keep...