Ah, summer evenings, out in the garden with friends and a glass of your favourite tipple, and a Schiedel Garden Fireplace from Killeshal to keep you warm as the evening cools down. After all, we don’t exactly have hot climate. Sounds idyllic? Read on.
DIY SOS New Ross Big Build was an amazing project in terms of scale, ambition and with regard to the very nature of the project in providing a beautiful and comfortable home to such a deserving family.
Eco-Friendly Bus Stop Kerbs may seem like something of a contradiction in terms, but there is an inherent green/eco-friendly aspect to Bus Stop Kerbs and Killeshal produce a competitively priced product that has a track record proven over decades. Killeshal Precast Concrete’s bus stop kerbs are manufactured with the world’s most commonly used profile as originally used in Germany. Interested? Read on!
The best thing about getting to March is the realisation that the worst of Winter chills are behind us and brighter, warmer days are ahead. That means people out enjoying the better weather together. Taking a stroll through the town or the parks and taking a pause here and there to just enjoy being out. It’s time to get those public spaces ready and talk to Killeshal about Durable Street Furniture.
We have surely reached the point where we realise that we all need to take steps to add more green or eco-friendly thinking into our daily lives. Increasing numbers of commuters and those looking for a healthier lifestyle are taking to cycling to do just that. That increases the demand for bicycle parking and fortunately Killeshal have a comprehensive Bicycle Stands Range ready to fit any budget or location type.
We have been trying to let everyone know that Killeshal provides so much more than just precast concrete components, but we are so well known for our concrete products that it’s easy to miss our other lines, like Stainless Steel Bollards… and these classy, durable bollards should not be missed! Also available as Lockable/Removable.
It is so important to deal with a surface water management issue up-front, before it really becomes an issue, rather than constantly ‘fire-fighting’ the issue after it arises. Our friends at ULMA Architectural Solutions recently published an interesting anecdote to illustrate just this.
DuraDrain Drainage Kerb from Killeshal is a product that addresses two increasingly significant issues. All exposed surfaces require efficient drainage to prevent flooding and protect the surface integrity. This particular issue is becoming increasingly significant, as the effects of climate change manifest themselves.
The other increasingly significant issue is that there is an ever greater focus on sustainability and environmental concerns and, in particular, the growing problem of plastics in the environment.
DuraDrain, perhaps uniquely, is the kind of product that can address both issues in a single, cleverly designed system for providing efficient and safe drainage for highways, car parks and more. Continue reading
Sloped Line Drainage is becoming a necessity to cope with our increasingly wet climate. High hydraulic capacity channel drainage systems are not new to Killeshal, but we now offer Ulma polymer concrete channel drainage with a built-in 2.5% slope to handle the surface water issues associated with heavy and sustained downpours. Continue reading
Frank Bracken, our very own Sales Director, was one of the speakers at a recent Irish Concrete Federation seminar in Newbridge, County Kildare.
The principal aim of the seminar was to highlight an ongoing risk to suppliers arising out of a large number of insolvencies in the construction sector in 2018.
The seminar also covered advice on compliance with the EU’s GDPR, which came into force earlier this year, and featured a number of speakers addressing the issue of risk in the construction sector. Continue reading