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Furnitubes launch Akri® raised steel planter walling

Furnitubes launch Akri® raised steel planter walling

Furnitubes is launching Akri®, a new sustainable wall planter enabling large planting beds to be designed as part of a scheme.

Categories New Products, Company News, Industry News
Top 5 inspirational female landscape architects

Top 5 inspirational female landscape architects

To celebrate International Women's Day – let’s take a look at five of the most inspirational female landscape architects working today and their projects.

Categories Industry News
Come and see us at SPECIFI Landscape - London

Come and see us at SPECIFI Landscape - London

We are looking forward to hosting a stand at SPECIFI Landscape London on Tuesday 4th February 2020. If you are a Landscape Architect or specifier in the London area, we would love for you to come and see us.

Categories Company News, Industry News
Furnitubes becomes BALI accredited

Furnitubes becomes BALI accredited

BALI (British Association of Landscape Industries) is recognised as the leading trade association that represents all landscape professionals up and down the country. Furnitubes are pleased to have been accepted with a BALI Affiliate membership.

Categories Company News
Furnitubes supports Greenfingers Charity

Furnitubes supports Greenfingers Charity

This year in lieu of sending Christmas cards we will be supporting the Greenfingers charity, with all funds going towards creating inspiring gardens for children who spend time in hospices around the UK.

Categories Company News
Furnitubes joins the Made in Britain community

Furnitubes joins the Made in Britain community

At Furnitubes we believe in the positive promotion of UK manufacturing and the benefits that it brings to the UK economy. That’s why we are pleased to announce we have successfully been accepted into the number one marque of British manufacturing, Made in Britain.

Categories Company News
The importance of recycling

The importance of recycling

These days there is a lot of confusing information on the web about recycling and reusing materials. It can be hard to know where to begin when there is so much information out there saying contradictory things. Here is just a select few of the great abundance of reasons why recycling is an essential part of our everyday lives.

Categories Litter Bins, Industry News
What is a pocket park?

What is a pocket park?

Cities and other busy urban areas are always looking at how to improve life for their residents and make the most of any space. Although there are a few different ways to go about this, one that is becoming very popular with many cities is pocket parks.

Categories Industry News
Improving Outdoor Education Spaces

Improving Outdoor Education Spaces

There are compelling reasons why schools and colleges should make more of their external learning environments.

Categories Cycle Parking, Seating and Benches, Litter Bins, Signage, Shelters, Company News
The Rise Of Roof Gardens

The Rise Of Roof Gardens

Roof gardens are on the rise. Creating a green roof is a superb way to add appeal to new urban development projects, as both residential and office buildings can enjoy the bonus of a sky garden.

Categories Industry News
London becomes the world’s first National Park City

London becomes the world’s first National Park City

The first National Park City, London, is part of an initiative from the National Park City Foundation (NPCF) that aims to shift focus in sprawling metropolitan areas and get everyone thinking more about their parks and green spaces.

Categories Industry News
The Importance Of Street Furniture

The Importance Of Street Furniture

We explore the importance of street furniture within the public realm.

Categories Bollards, Cigarette Bins, Cycle Parking, Railings, Seating and Benches, Litter Bins, Signage, Shelters, Tree Protection, Security, Industry News
Furnitubes launches the new Uniun® range

Furnitubes launches the new Uniun® range

Uniun offers a contemporary approach to seating and planting for both internal and external spaces. Formed upon a rotationally-moulded base, the module can be used as a full planter, or combined with an Iroko laminated timber bench top to create a seating module or combined seating and planter module.

Categories New Products, Seating and Benches, Company News
Furnitubes launch the new Ribbon XL range

Furnitubes launch the new Ribbon XL range

The original Ribbon range was introduced several years ago, offering simple stylish seating in many different forms, and all at very affordable prices. Following its popularity since, the range has now been expanded to include XL versions of the products, with an even wider choice of options.

Furnitubes launch the new Elements® XL range

Furnitubes launch the new Elements® XL range

Elements began as a standard-sized seating product only but given its popularity since launch, and in response to client comments and requirements, we have significantly expanded the range to include wider, narrower and higher seating options.

Categories New Products, Seating and Benches, Company News
The Benefits Of Tree Protection

The Benefits Of Tree Protection

Whilst trees in a woodland area may have near perfect conditions to grow and thrive, planting in an urban environment can throw up many challenges. With the inclusion of tree grilles and tree guards, we can begin to successfully integrate tree planting into the urban environment.

10 Of The Most Unique Benches You Will Ever See

10 Of The Most Unique Benches You Will Ever See

Here are 10 unique benches we've found that really stand out from the crowd. Whilst some are not so practical, they all have a visual appeal in one way or another.

The Fun Side of Bollards

The Fun Side of Bollards

We take a look at how some people have spruced up bollards to brighten up their local environment, and some quirky alternative bollards.

The Importance of Parks

The Importance of Parks

We take a look at some of the lesser-known benefits of parks and open spaces.

The state of UK littering

The state of UK littering

With estimated annual costs of £850M per year, we look at the current state of littering in the UK.

Categories Litter Bins
Five benefits of using trees in urban design

Five benefits of using trees in urban design

We take a look at five great reasons you should include trees in your urban design.

Categories Tree Protection, Industry News
A look back at the highlights of 2016

A look back at the highlights of 2016

As we move into 2017, we take a look back at some of our new product ranges and project highlights from 2016.

Furnitubes' 70th Anniversary

Furnitubes' 70th Anniversary

To mark our 70th Anniversary we interviewed Stephen Cluer, Chairman of Furnitubes to tell us about the history of the company and how things have changed over the years.

Categories Company News, Industry News
Putting an end to foul play

Putting an end to foul play

Britain's dog population has risen steadily from five million in 1970 to 8.3m today – we take a look why it is so important to dispose of your dog’s mess in the right way.

Categories Litter Bins, Industry News
Ten of the best views from benches around the World

Ten of the best views from benches around the World

We've taken a look at ten of the best bench locations across the World, where you can sit and watch the World go by.

Categories Seating and Benches

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