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Granny flats for elderly living

Granny Flats – The solution for elderly living

Government statistics show that the life expectancy of the UK’s population has been on the rise since the 1950s. Therefore, life expectancy is up, and people are living longer. This means that the UK population pyramid over time will show a narrow base and a wide top. Resulting in a larger percentage of people in

Factory floor of offsite construction facility

Is offsite construction the answer to the UK and Ireland’s housing shortage?

It is no secret that with the offsite construction process, it can most certainly play a role in addressing the UK and Ireland’s housing shortage! Government statistics state that the UK needs an additional 120,000 homes each year to overcome the housing shortfall. Where, in Ireland, statistics show that even though there are more new

Care Home vs Granny Flat by KES Group, Modular Building

Care Home Vs Granny Flat

Care Home Vs Granny Flat Unfortunately, due to certain circumstances families are put into situations where they find themselves stepping up to the responsibility of looking after an older member of the family. And let’s be honest, it’s a known fact that this type of responsibility can put a lot pressure and strain on the

With SmartBuild, Modular construction offers sustainable environment eco-friendly buildings

3 Reasons Why Modular Buildings are Sustainable

Sustainability is so important in the modern world, and more and more businesses are looking for ways of being able to promote sustainability. There are plenty of things you can do in your business to try to be more sustainable. One of the best ways of actioning something like this is to embrace the use

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New Year – New Logo

The roaring 20s has started of with a bang for all of us here at KES Group! It’s a New Year, with a New Factory and New Goals! It’s crazy to think that this new decade sees us going into our 11th Year of business in a booming industry! All this new change has lead

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A Quick Guide to Modular Classrooms

Modular classrooms are a sustainable building solution for expanding schools and colleges, designed to be energy efficient and flexible working spaces. With a focus on creating dynamic and diverse teaching spaces for the education sector, our modular classrooms create inspirational learning environments. If you are considering a modular classroom for your expanding school, here’s a

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Building Regulations for Modular Buildings

Modular buildings not only provide a flexible solution but are also an inexpensive and relatively portable way to construct interior spaces. But as with any other type of construction, they come with a host of regulations. Here we look at some of the building regulations that may be required.  Planning Permission For Modular Buildings All

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Are Modular Homes A Good Investment?

When you are thinking about building your own home, there are many different kinds that you might be considering going for. Something that is almost always going to be a top concern, however, is that you probably want to keep things as simple as possible, and to ensure that the process itself is going to

KES Group discuss 5 unique uses for modular commercial buildings, including previous SmartBuild projects.

5 Unique Uses for Modular Commercial Building

Modular buildings are fast becoming an extremely popular building method across the UK. Providing organisations with the opportunity to create new, personalised premises for their business. Regardless of the industry you are in, it is vital for businesses to adapt in order to survive. Hence, SmartBuild is the perfect choice for your business. Our SmartBuild

KES Group discuss 5 reasons for the rise in popularity of modular buildings.

5 Reasons for the Rise in Popularity of Modular Buildings

Modular construction is not a new concept. In fact, it is already extremely popular in countries such as Germany and Japan. However, it is becoming an increasingly popular construction method in the UK, with 15,000 modular homes built each year. Additionally, the use of modular buildings in the commercial sector is continuing to grow, with