Posts by: M3 Staff

CIS constructors construction

Are Subcontractors a Pain for Construction Companies?

Under the Government’s Construction Industry Scheme (CIS), contractors must deduct money from the payments they make to subcontractors to...

architecture competitions

Could Architecture Competitions be a Waste of Time?

The idea behind architecture competitions is that they help improve the built environment by encouraging creative involvement in a whole...

building projects

Can Quality Materials Help to Market Building Projects?

Various factors affect the cost of constructing new buildings, including the design, the location and the specified materials. The...

landscape architecture

Could Landscape Architecture Improve Building Concepts?

Location is often cited as being a decisive factor in determining a property’s market value. Certainly, in the domestic housing market,...

energy efficiency

Are Landlords Doing Enough for Energy Efficiency?

On 1 April 2018, the new minimum energy efficiency standards (MEES) came into force. However, leading up to this, research suggested that...