The Multi Comfort approach is a way of designing, building and renovating our homes, workplaces, schools and other buildings to deliver improved comfort and wellbeing for everyone
The latest studies, research and expert opinion on how buildings can affect our wellbeing
A new report suggests plants don’t improve indoor air quality as much as we might have thought, but what wider benefits do they have and how can we improve air quality in general?
As climate change, energy efficiency and sustainability continue to dominate industry discussions, there is a need to consider end-users’ preferences as we implement changes.
A continual focus on how many homes are being built, rather than the type and quality of the properties, risks new-builds being unsuitable for the changing makeup of typical family households that we’re seeing today.
We shouldn’t simply be questioning ‘are there better ways to improve productivity?’ But taking immediate action to collaboratively address the challenges we face today by adopting Smart Construction and putting wellbeing at the heart of building design and construction
Modern living and noise pollution seem to go hand in hand these days, so it’s important for developers and homeowners to consider acoustic comfort products that can help with mental health and wellbeing.
Saint-Gobain’s design concept to deliver comfort and wellbeing
Like all mammals, we are relatively fragile beings, so we have come up with various strategies, to protect ourselves from the outside environment.
The building environment, which acts as a filter between the inside and the outside, gradually became more sophisticated.
A ‘comfortable’ acoustic environment can be defined by the quality of sounds we want to hear and the absence of sounds we don’t want to hear.
Though we are now able to provide adequate artificial lighting day and night, it is well established that daylight and a view to the outside are essential to our wellbeing.
The latest information on real buildings being built to deliver comfort and wellbeing
Saint-Gobain is proud to announce that the UK's first Multi Comfort building has been shortlisted in the Construction News Sustainable Project of the Year awards
The overall space gives you a sense of, to coin a phrase, comfort, it’s a calmness that’s created by the geometry, which I think is really clever.Peter Caplehorn, Deputy CEO of Construction Products Association
Solutions delivering Thermal, Acoustic, Visual and Indoor-Air Comfort
A new technology added to Thistle PureFinish plaster and Gyptone and Rigitone ceiling products.
It is designed specifically to decompose formaldehyde emissions into non-harmful inert compounds, thus eliminating the risk of re-emission.
Proplas provides a stylish and practical alternative to more traditional methods of decoration such as tiles or paint.
Cast iron above ground drainage systems kitemark approved to BS EN877.
A high impact-resistant partition system for use where a more durable solution is required.
Feel comfortable and cool regardless of the day and weather. Experience the benefits of natural daylight without glare. Feel its impact on your productivity in an office, your learning process in a school or university or the healing process in hospitals.