• Re Roofing Single Ply Video
    Re Roofing in Action – Replacing a Supermarket Flat Roof in 3 minutes [Video] Re Roofing in Action – Replacing a Supermarket Flat Roof in 3 minutes [Video]

    Re Roofing in Action – Replacing a Supermarket Flat Roof in 3 minutes [Video]

Re Roofing in Action – Replacing a Supermarket Flat Roof in 3 minutes [Video]

Here’s a time lapse video recording of the replacement of the flat roof at Waitrose distribution centre in Aylesford, Kent.

The video shows how the 10,200m2 roof is completely stripped off and replaced in a fast-track 12-week contract period without […]

  • school roofing projects
    Reducing Costs & Risk on School Roofing Projects Reducing Costs & Risk on School Roofing Projects

    Reducing Costs & Risk on School Roofing Projects

Reducing Costs & Risk on School Roofing Projects

As competition for schools construction projects remains high and costs are driven down, the needs to meet standards of robustness, energy efficiency and acoustic performance don’t diminish; if anything they become more challenging. How is it possible in this […]

  • SIG Roof Lines January 2015 Mario Botta Garnet Chapel
    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal January 2015 SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal January 2015

    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal January 2015

SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal January 2015

This week the January 2015 issue of RIBA Journal was published, complete with our third technical guide: SIG Roof Lines.

SIG Design & Technology are partnering with the RIBA Journal to help supply architects with […]

  • Amphibious Floating House Zinc Cladding
    Our Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014 Our Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014

    Our Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014

Our Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014

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 your favourite at the top?

Cue Fluff Freeman
 

5.         […]

  • RedSky Solar PV Panels
    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014 Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014

    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014

Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014

As we approach the end of the year and the second anniversary of our blogging about roof design, we’ve decided to make our ‘top ten’ list a tradition.

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

  • KME-TECU-Gold-FirstSite-Colchester
    Best Practice: Metal Roofing and Cladding Best Practice: Metal Roofing and Cladding

    Best Practice: Metal Roofing and Cladding

Best Practice: Metal Roofing and Cladding

It’s not just the type of metal, but what goes underneath that matters. Simon Walker, category manager for hard metals, on the dos and don’ts of specifying metal roofing and cladding.
 
 
 

1. Decide on your aesthetic vision before choosing the […]

  • SIG Roof Lines Nov 2014 Featured image
    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal November 2014 SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal November 2014

    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal November 2014

SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal November 2014

This week the November 2014 issue of RIBA Journal was published, complete with our second technical guide: SIG Roof Lines.

SIG Design & Technology are partnering with the RIBA Journal to help supply architects […]

  • #perfectroof swag
    #PerfectRoof Seminar – Ideas and Resources #PerfectRoof Seminar – Ideas and Resources

    #PerfectRoof Seminar – Ideas and Resources

#PerfectRoof Seminar – Ideas and Resources

It’s a week since our seminar on 8 Steps to a Perfect Roof, hosted at the Building Centre by the RIBA Journal. We thought we’d look back at the highlights and share some additional resources with you. Towards the […]

  • 8 Steps to a #PerfectRoof SIG Design & Technology
    Live Blog: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof: RIBAJ Morning Seminar Live Blog: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof: RIBAJ Morning Seminar

    Live Blog: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof: RIBAJ Morning Seminar

Live Blog: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof: RIBAJ Morning Seminar

October 22nd 2014 9am-11.45am.

Follow along the Live Blog of 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof, a morning seminar produced by the RIBA Journal and SIG Design & Technology. Here we’ll be sharing highlights of the event including commentary, photography, slides […]

  • Amphibious House Zinc
    Amphibious House Zinc Shingle Roof and Cladding Amphibious House Zinc Shingle Roof and Cladding

    Amphibious House Zinc Shingle Roof and Cladding

Amphibious House Zinc Shingle Roof and Cladding

Tonight’s Grand Designs on Channel 4 features the Amphibious House – an innovative ‘floating’ house, the first of its kind in the UK. Here you can find out more about the zinc cladding that covers the roof and walls.

 

What […]