UniBlock Ltd is the sole UK Distributor for Polycrete Insulating Concrete Forms (ICF), now known as Thermal Insulating Modular Systems (TIMS)
UNiBLOCK Ltd is the sole Distributor for Polycrete Insulating Concrete Form (ICF) products and accessories in the UK and Ireland.
What is an Insulated Concrete Form?
It applies to residential, commercial and industrial buildings.
Polycrete conceives and promotes methods and solutions to facilitate the construction of all types of buildings by using Insulating Concrete Forms (ICFs), also known as Thermal Insulated Modular Systems (TIMS).
- Quicker to Construct
- Provide Higher Thermal & Sound Efficiency
- Improved Air Tightness
- Completely Flood Proof
- Have High Fire Resistance
Compared to any other construction methods.
Speed of build is one of our unique selling points. It is far faster to build with UNiBLOCK than traditional brick and block, and even faster than timber frame structures when you factor in the 6-8 week lead time required for timber frames, a UNiBLOCK ICF structure could be ordered and completed within this time.
Fast Track Build Time
Speed of build is one of our unique selling points.
More Cost Effective
When all the factors and benefits are taken into consideration, UNiBLOCK becomes extremely competitive compared to both traditional building methods and timber framing.
Social Impact Benefits
UNiBLOCK Plays a significant role in the reduction of fuel poverty with a property utilising UNiBLOCK the structural walls will deliver U-value of 0.16, due to the structure of the walls the structural performance of the life cycle of the property is greatly enhanced.
Improved Environmental Impact
UNiBLOCK Products are manufactured offsite and are delivered to site ready to assemble.
Products can be assembled and cut near to site if required with mobile cut shops easily placed at convenient location to the construction site reducing CO2 emissions are large scale building developments.
With all products pre-cut prior to being delivered to site the improvement in overall project times are a given.
Less clutter around the construction site equals improved safety for all concerned.
UNiBLOCK allows architects & developers to embrace modern and traditional styles of buildings without restriction to create beautiful, artistic and functional structures.
UNiBLOCK offers a u-Value of 0.2 w/m²k whilst our Passive Block offers a u-Value rating of 0.16 w/m²k when used in conjunction with other material to achieve PassivHaus, uses 75% less energy than a typical new build property.