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    #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 […]

By |October 19th, 2014|CPD|0 Comments
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    7 Top Tips for Specifying a Single-ply Roof Membrane 7 Top Tips for Specifying a Single-ply Roof Membrane

    7 Top Tips for Specifying a Single-ply Roof Membrane

7 Top Tips for Specifying a Single-ply Roof Membrane

Get a single-ply roof membrane right and no one notices. But get it wrong, and it’s another, very costly, story. Steve Cleminson, technical manager at SIG Design & Technology, gives his top tips […]

By |September 24th, 2014|Flat Roof|1 Comment
  • Hydrostop AH-25 Liquid Waterproofing
    Liquid Waterproofing – when to use it on a roof Liquid Waterproofing – when to use it on a roof

    Liquid Waterproofing – when to use it on a roof

Liquid Waterproofing – when to use it on a roof

One advantage of working with SIG Design and Technology is that we can help you choose the best products for each application, independently of any brand loyalty. In this article we introduce cold applied Liquid Waterproofing, including some suggestions […]

By |September 17th, 2014|Flat Roof|4 Comments
  • SIG Roof Lines September 2014
    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal September 2014 SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal September 2014

    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal September 2014

SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal September 2014

SIG Design & Technology are partnering with the RIBA Journal to help supply architects with impartial, useful advice on designing flat, green and metal roofs. This morning the September 2014 issue of RIBA Journal was published, complete with our […]

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    Meeting the challenge of Rain Noise in Schools – BB93 Meeting the challenge of Rain Noise in Schools – BB93

    Meeting the challenge of Rain Noise in Schools – BB93

Meeting the challenge of Rain Noise in Schools – BB93

Contractors working on the Priority Schools Building Programme are facing a new challenge – performance standards for rain noise. With the advent of the new BB93 Section 1, rain noise will be a challenge for all school projects.

Ever since […]

  • Roof Design CPD Online - A Structured Approach to Roofing Design and Specification-1
    Roof Design CPD – now watch online Roof Design CPD – now watch online

    Roof Design CPD – now watch online

Roof Design CPD – now watch online

Our new CPD Seminar, ‘A Structured Approach to Roof Specification and Design’ is now available in online video form. Approved by the RIBA CPD Providers’ Network, this latest seminar introduces the process of roof specification and design by setting […]

By |June 12th, 2014|CPD|0 Comments
  • Flat Roof Leaks
    Flat Roof Leaks and Failures: How to Prevent Them Flat Roof Leaks and Failures: How to Prevent Them

    Flat Roof Leaks and Failures: How to Prevent Them

Flat Roof Leaks and Failures: How to Prevent Them

We were contacted recently by one of our Main Contractor Clients about a failing flat roof they were looking at, so we arranged a survey. Here’s what we found.

 

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    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 structural waterproofing 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 […]