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    Green Roof Kit a hit with Architects Green Roof Kit a hit with Architects

    Green Roof Kit a hit with Architects

Green Roof Kit a hit with Architects

Dozens of architects across the UK have requested one of our Green Roof Trial Kits – a living, extensive sedum roof sample, perfect for demonstrating how […]

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    First Pictures: Green Roofs contribute to Biodiversity in Housing Developments First Pictures: Green Roofs contribute to Biodiversity in Housing Developments

    First Pictures: Green Roofs contribute to Biodiversity in Housing Developments

First Pictures: Green Roofs contribute to Biodiversity in Housing Developments

Housing developers working at Barking Riverside are using green roofs as part of an award winning green infrastructure plan for one of the largest housing development sites in London. Here are some first pictures of the installation, which completed […]

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    Free Green Roof Trial Kit – a Living, Extensive Sedum Roof Sample Free Green Roof Trial Kit – a Living, Extensive Sedum Roof Sample

    Free Green Roof Trial Kit – a Living, Extensive Sedum Roof Sample

Free Green Roof Trial Kit – a Living, Extensive Sedum Roof Sample

Architect subscribers to our Roof Design Technical Blog are being offered a free, living Green Roof Trial Kit for their office, to help them demonstrate the beauty and value of an extensive green sedum roof.

Helping you recommend […]

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    Choosing Single Ply Roofing Membranes – What to Consider Choosing Single Ply Roofing Membranes – What to Consider

    Choosing Single Ply Roofing Membranes – What to Consider

Choosing Single Ply Roofing Membranes – What to Consider

Single ply roofing membranes are increasingly popular in UK construction projects, both for new build and refurbishment. Selecting a roofing system is always a combination of design criteria, performance requirements and cost, and it is important to find a […]

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    Comparison of Single Ply Roofing Membranes Comparison of Single Ply Roofing Membranes

    Comparison of Single Ply Roofing Membranes

Comparison of Single Ply Roofing Membranes

This article introduces and compares the most popular types of single ply roofing membranes used in the UK, setting out their different characteristics, advantages and disadvantages.

How can you tell the difference between single ply roofing products, what might be […]

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    Green Roofs at Steeper Pitches

Green Roofs at Steeper Pitches

Last week whilst we were at Ecobuild we had an email from an architect asking

“Any pointers for how to construct green roofs at steeper pitches i.e. 45 degrees?”

It’s a surprisingly common question, so we thought we’d share our response […]

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    Green Roofs: How to install an instant Sedum Roof (Video) Green Roofs: How to install an instant Sedum Roof (Video)

    Green Roofs: How to install an instant Sedum Roof (Video)

Green Roofs: How to install an instant Sedum Roof (Video)

Green roofs have many benefits both environmental and aesthetic, but sometimes the process of designing and installing even a simple extensive green roof can put off small contractors and leave architects without a workable solution, particularly in smaller projects.

Now […]