• Liquid Waterproofing being applied
    Liquid Waterproofing Products for Flat Roofs – How to Choose Liquid Waterproofing Products for Flat Roofs – How to Choose

    Liquid Waterproofing Products for Flat Roofs – How to Choose

Liquid Waterproofing Products for Flat Roofs – How to Choose

In this article Training and Installation Manager Paul Jacobs looks at how installers choose and install cold applied liquid waterproofing for flat roofs.

 

Cold-applied liquid waterproofing products continue to be a popular choice largely down to their speed and simplicity […]

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    Flat Roofing Materials – How to Choose Flat Roofing Materials – How to Choose

    Flat Roofing Materials – How to Choose

Flat Roofing Materials – How to Choose

With so many flat roofing materials on the market, how do you go about choosing the right one for your project? As a starting point, we talk to Daniel Bosworth, Design and Technical Manager at SIG Design and Technology, […]

By |February 11th, 2021|Flat Roof|0 Comments
  • Liquid Roofing on balconies
    Cost Effective Liquid Roofing Training: SIGnature PU-20 Cost Effective Liquid Roofing Training: SIGnature PU-20

    Cost Effective Liquid Roofing Training: SIGnature PU-20

Cost Effective Liquid Roofing Training: SIGnature PU-20

Liquid roofing is increasingly popular for refurbishment and overlay of existing roofs, as well as new build applications, due to its cost effectiveness, flexibility and reliability when properly installed.

SIG Design and Technology recommend a range of products to specifiers […]

  • Spencer Courtyard Green Roofs
    New Case Studies: Flat Roofing, Green Roofing and Zinc Roofing and Cladding New Case Studies: Flat Roofing, Green Roofing and Zinc Roofing and Cladding

    New Case Studies: Flat Roofing, Green Roofing and Zinc Roofing and Cladding

New Case Studies: Flat Roofing, Green Roofing and Zinc Roofing and Cladding

Over the last few months, we have been hard at work compiling case studies of some of the many projects our spec, design and field technicians have been supporting on site. Here’s a summary – click through to read […]

  • Tapered Insulation Installation
    Tapered Insulation and BS 6229 – what you need to know Tapered Insulation and BS 6229 – what you need to know

    Tapered Insulation and BS 6229 – what you need to know

Tapered Insulation and BS 6229 – what you need to know

Tapered Insulation is growing in popularity in roof designs. We investigate how it has changed with the new BS 6229 requirements.

 

What is Tapered Insulation?

Tapered insulation is a popular method of creating both thermal performance and falls within a roof, […]

By |November 19th, 2020|Flat Roof|0 Comments
  • Vacuum Insulated Panel with Protection
    When to use VIP Insulation – Vacuum Insulated Panels When to use VIP Insulation – Vacuum Insulated Panels

    When to use VIP Insulation – Vacuum Insulated Panels

When to use VIP Insulation – Vacuum Insulated Panels

This article introduces VIP (Vacuum Insulated Panel) Insulation, explains the benefits and the risks of using them and looks at some typical applications. We also explain why we recommend a particular VIP product.

We’ve been writing about the challenges of […]

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    Zero Carbon Mastic Asphalt Zero Carbon Mastic Asphalt

    Zero Carbon Mastic Asphalt

Zero Carbon Mastic Asphalt

All the mastic asphalt SIG Design and Technology supplies is zero carbon and contributes to the UK’s sustainable development goals.

Now we’ve obtained an Impact Report that shows that choosing zero carbon mastic asphalt supplied by SIG Design and Technology […]

By |September 21st, 2020|Flat Roof|2 Comments
  • Hot Melt Roofing application
    When to use a Hot Melt Roofing System When to use a Hot Melt Roofing System

    When to use a Hot Melt Roofing System

When to use a Hot Melt Roofing System

Here’s an introduction to hot melt roofing and some suggestions as to when you should consider hot melt for your flat roofing project.

 

 

What is Hot Melt?

Hot melt is a membrane that is applied as a hot liquid directly to […]

  • LIQUIROOF for Liquid Flat Roof Systems
    Liquid Flat Roof Systems – Get the Insulation Right Liquid Flat Roof Systems – Get the Insulation Right

    Liquid Flat Roof Systems – Get the Insulation Right

Liquid Flat Roof Systems – Get the Insulation Right

Liquid flat roof systems are increasing in popularity, but they can still present a challenge to the specifier to get them properly installed. Here we look at that challenge and suggest one way to meet it – by specifying […]

  • Vue Cinema Doncaster: Liquid waterproofing on refurbishment projects
    Liquid Waterproofing on Refurbishment Projects – Best Practice Liquid Waterproofing on Refurbishment Projects – Best Practice

    Liquid Waterproofing on Refurbishment Projects – Best Practice

Liquid Waterproofing on Refurbishment Projects – Best Practice

Roofs are one of the first lines of defence when it comes to protecting buildings from the elements. As such, they are highly susceptible to wear and tear, however well they may have been designed and installed. Inevitably, […]

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