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    Treehouse Roof Waterproofing: Luxury, Longevity and Sustainability Treehouse Roof Waterproofing: Luxury, Longevity and Sustainability

    Treehouse Roof Waterproofing: Luxury, Longevity and Sustainability

Treehouse Roof Waterproofing: Luxury, Longevity and Sustainability

We’ve published a new case study about waterproofing the Tree House on the Lake, a luxury lodge on the Clowance Estate near St Ives in Cornwall.

The two-bedroom, 70m2 forest retreat was built by Blue Forest, […]

  • Standing Seam Membrane Roofing at Baxter Green
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    Standing Seam Membrane Roofing on Luxury Housing Developments

Standing Seam Membrane Roofing on Luxury Housing Developments

Standing Seam roofing is becoming increasingly popular on new housing developments; it is attractive and compliments contemporary designs. Not all standing seam roofing is metal however. Here’s a luxury housing project which we’re working on where the standing seam […]

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    Best Roofing Photo of the Month – June 2018: Mansard Roof Best Roofing Photo of the Month – June 2018: Mansard Roof

    Best Roofing Photo of the Month – June 2018: Mansard Roof

Best Roofing Photo of the Month – June 2018: Mansard Roof

Continuing our series of good practice in roofing, where we invite our field technicians to submit photographs they have taken of the projects they have inspected.

 

June Winner: Jamie Dunsmore, Mansard Roof

Our June Best Roofing Photo of the Month winner […]

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    Best Roofing Photo of the Month – April 2018 Best Roofing Photo of the Month – April 2018

    Best Roofing Photo of the Month – April 2018

Best Roofing Photo of the Month – April 2018

Every month our field technicians visit and inspect hundreds of roofing projects across the UK. They see some of the best examples of good practice, and we thought we’d give them the opportunity to share some of these with […]

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    Trio of awards at SPRA Conference for SIG Design and Technology projects Trio of awards at SPRA Conference for SIG Design and Technology projects

    Trio of awards at SPRA Conference for SIG Design and Technology projects

Trio of awards at SPRA Conference for SIG Design and Technology projects

Staff at SIG Design and Technology are celebrating after scooping a hat-trick of awards at the 2018 Single Ply Roofing Association (SPRA) Awards Dinner.

The awards went to two SIG D&T projects when the winners were announced at the 2018 SPRA […]

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    Best Roofing Photo of the Month – March 2018 Best Roofing Photo of the Month – March 2018

    Best Roofing Photo of the Month – March 2018

Best Roofing Photo of the Month – March 2018

Every month our field technicians visit and inspect hundreds of roofing projects across the UK. They see some of the best examples of good practice, and we thought we’d give them the opportunity to share some of these with […]

  • Best Roofing Photo of the Month - February 2018 Geodesic Dome
    Best Roofing Photo of the Month – February 2018 Best Roofing Photo of the Month – February 2018

    Best Roofing Photo of the Month – February 2018

Best Roofing Photo of the Month – February 2018

Every month our field technicians visit and inspect hundreds of roofing projects across the UK. They see some of the best examples of good practice, and we thought we’d give them the opportunity to share some of these with […]

  • Best Roofing Photo Jan 2018
    Best Roofing Photo of the Month – January 2018 Best Roofing Photo of the Month – January 2018

    Best Roofing Photo of the Month – January 2018

Best Roofing Photo of the Month – January 2018

Every month our field technicians visit and inspect hundreds of roofing projects across the UK. They see some of the best examples of good practice, and we thought we’d give them the opportunity to share some of these with […]

  • designing flat roofs
    Designing Flat Roofs – an interview with Stephen Cleminson in Architecture Today Designing Flat Roofs – an interview with Stephen Cleminson in Architecture Today

    Designing Flat Roofs – an interview with Stephen Cleminson in Architecture Today

Designing Flat Roofs – an interview with Stephen Cleminson in Architecture Today

Flat roofs have long held a place in architects’ hearts for reasons of aesthetics, cost and functionality.

While their conceptual and visual simplicity is undoubtedly part of the appeal, specifiers should be under no illusion as to the detailing rigour […]

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    Flat Roof Upstand Best Practice Flat Roof Upstand Best Practice

    Flat Roof Upstand Best Practice

Flat Roof Upstand Best Practice

One of the most common questions our specification managers are asked is, ‘what should the upstand be on a flat roof?’. This question is frequently followed by, ‘what if I haven’t got 150mm?’. This article is about why upstands exist […]