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
Tom Jarman looks at off-site manufacture and asks if it's fair to compare it with traditional build techniques.
The ultimate guide to air quality and pollution. What is it, how does it affect our health and how can you improve it.
Air pollution is a worldwide problem. From vehicle fumes to household pollutants, we look at the dangers of air pollution and how we can take steps to improve the quality of the air we breathe.
A thorough look at what seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is, why it can impact us during the winter, and how we can try to relieve some of the symptoms at home.
How can you improve your wellbeing at home? From décor and layouts, to routines and healthy habits, we offer our top tips for improving wellbeing at home.
What were the housing measures announced in the Budget 2018, and did they go far enough? We take a look and compare the announcements to the recommendations by the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Healthy Homes and Buildings in its white paper.
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.