• Green Roof Guide GRO Green Roof Code
    The GRO Green Roof Code – a Green Roof Guide to Best Practice The GRO Green Roof Code – a Green Roof Guide to Best Practice

    The GRO Green Roof Code – a Green Roof Guide to Best Practice

The GRO Green Roof Code – a Green Roof Guide to Best Practice

Green roofs are now one of the ‘must haves’ amongst architects, homeowners, commercial developers and office owners seeking to enhance the environment or simply tick a sustainability box on a planning proposal. But despite the fact that the market […]

  • SIG Rooflines March 2016 Front Cover
    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal March 2016 SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal March 2016

    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal March 2016

SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal March 2016

This week the March 2016 issue of RIBA Journal is published, complete with our sixth technical guide: SIG Roof Lines.

SIG Design & Technology partner with the RIBA Journal to help supply architects with impartial, useful advice on designing flat, green […]

  • 5 Broadgate - the completed roof
    5 Broadgate: Hot Melt Roofing at a ground scraping scale 5 Broadgate: Hot Melt Roofing at a ground scraping scale

    5 Broadgate: Hot Melt Roofing at a ground scraping scale

5 Broadgate: Hot Melt Roofing at a ground scraping scale

When Make Architects needed a waterproofing solution for their latest project in the City of London they turned to IKO ParmaTEC hot melt. In this case study we set out why and share with you some pictures of this particularly […]

  • RCi Show 2016
    RCi Show 2016 – Photoblog RCi Show 2016 – Photoblog

    RCi Show 2016 – Photoblog

RCi Show 2016 – Photoblog

We’re taking photos and posting reportage about the RCi Show at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry on 27th and 28th January. We’ll be meeting people, watching the demonstrations and generally sharing whats happening at the show. Bookmark this page to check […]

  • Flat Roofs on Modernist Houses - Grand Designs Edge Detail
    Flat roofs on modernist houses: a Grand Design in West Sussex Flat roofs on modernist houses: a Grand Design in West Sussex

    Flat roofs on modernist houses: a Grand Design in West Sussex

Flat roofs on modernist houses: a Grand Design in West Sussex

 

The first project to kick off the 2015 season of Grand Designs was an enormous modern house inspired by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s German Pavilion in Barcelona.  […]

  • RCi Show SIG Roofing
    RCi Show 2016 Preview RCi Show 2016 Preview

    RCi Show 2016 Preview

RCi Show 2016 Preview

Just two weeks to go until the RCi Show 2016 at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. The RCi Show is the UK’s only dedicated Roofing, Cladding and Insulation exhibition. We thought we’d give you a preview of what you […]

  • Zinc Shingles Cliff House Spain Salobrena
    Our Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2015 Our Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2015

    Our Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2015

Our Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2015

Last week we kicked off our top ten roofing design blog posts with numbers ten to six. Here are the top five most read roofing design blog posts this year – is […]

  • Balcony Waterproofing at River Walk, Pimlico
    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2015 Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2015

    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2015

Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2015

As we approach the end of the year and the third anniversary of our blogging about roof design, it’s time to revisit the tradition of the ‘top ten’ list.

So which are the most popular posts we’ve written on our roofing design […]

  • SIG ONE Warranty
    ONE Warranty for Pitched Roofs ONE Warranty for Pitched Roofs

    ONE Warranty for Pitched Roofs

ONE Warranty for Pitched Roofs

We often write in this blog about the value to clients of a single warranty for the whole roof ‘from the deck up’. It is something that we can provide for flat roofs, green roofs and […]

  • Ross Finnie Roofing Guarantee
    Your Roofing Guarantee – some things for architects to consider Your Roofing Guarantee – some things for architects to consider

    Your Roofing Guarantee – some things for architects to consider

Your Roofing Guarantee – some things for architects to consider

Ross Finnie, sales director SIG Design and Technology, on what architects need to know about guarantees.

Roofing guarantees are designed to offer peace of mind in case things go wrong, but in reality getting the right cover can be a minefield.  […]