• Flat Roof Design Checklist
    Flat Roof Specifier Checklist to be Launched at RIBA Journal Seminar Flat Roof Specifier Checklist to be Launched at RIBA Journal Seminar

    Flat Roof Specifier Checklist to be Launched at RIBA Journal Seminar

Flat Roof Specifier Checklist to be Launched at RIBA Journal Seminar

We’re really looking forward to our autumn technical seminar this year, on the theme ‘Quality in Flat Roofing – Sharing What We Know’. We’re excited to be hearing about Birmingham New Street Station and Barratt London’s The Courthouse SW1P […]

  • RIBA Journal
    RIBAJ Morning Seminar: Quality in Flat Roofing – Sharing What we Know RIBAJ Morning Seminar: Quality in Flat Roofing – Sharing What we Know

    RIBAJ Morning Seminar: Quality in Flat Roofing – Sharing What we Know

RIBAJ Morning Seminar: Quality in Flat Roofing – Sharing What we Know

Wednesday 23 November, 08.50 to 11.45am
The Building Centre, Store Street, London WC1E 7BT

Join us at this free-to-attend RIBA Journal and SIG Design & Technology morning briefing as we share our expertise and discuss key issues […]

  • fast track roofing - Ocado Erith
    Fast Track Roofing: 48,000m2 in less than four months Fast Track Roofing: 48,000m2 in less than four months

    Fast Track Roofing: 48,000m2 in less than four months

Fast Track Roofing: 48,000m2 in less than four months

In less than four months, three companies working collaboratively successfully completed a 48,000m2 fast track roofing project for one of the biggest online grocery centres in the world.

This incredibly tight programme minimised material waste and time on site, thanks to a number of […]

  • SPRA HomeOwner Guide 2016 centre page v2
    SPRA Launches Homeowner Guide and Home Insurance for Single Ply Roofing SPRA Launches Homeowner Guide and Home Insurance for Single Ply Roofing

    SPRA Launches Homeowner Guide and Home Insurance for Single Ply Roofing

SPRA Launches Homeowner Guide and Home Insurance for Single Ply Roofing

 

 

The Single Ply Roofing Association (SPRA) has published the ‘Homeowners Guide 2016,’ a valuable resource for homeowners wanting to understand the advantages of single ply roofing for their […]

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  • flat roof overlay
    When to use single ply membranes for a flat roof overlay When to use single ply membranes for a flat roof overlay

    When to use single ply membranes for a flat roof overlay

When to use single ply membranes for a flat roof overlay

This week Frank Williamson, Technical Manager at our product partner IKO Polymeric, asks whether you can use single ply membranes for a flat roof overlay, and what you should consider […]

  • Interstitial Condensation: Core Sample of Cold roof showing failed deck and Unvented void
    Leaking Roof? Check it isn’t Interstitial Condensation Leaking Roof? Check it isn’t Interstitial Condensation

    Leaking Roof? Check it isn’t Interstitial Condensation

Leaking Roof? Check it isn’t Interstitial Condensation

We’ve been talking to Ian Dryden, Business Development Manager at SIG Roofing, about an increasing concern he has for flat roofs built in the 1980s and early 1990s, and incorrectly refurbished roofs which appear to be leaking, but they […]

  • SIG Rooflines March 2016 Front Cover
    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal March 2016 SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal March 2016

    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal March 2016

SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal March 2016

This week the March 2016 issue of RIBA Journal is published, complete with our sixth technical guide: SIG Roof Lines.

SIG Design & Technology partner with the RIBA Journal to help supply architects with impartial, useful advice on designing flat, green […]

  • Flat Roofs on Modernist Houses - Grand Designs Edge Detail
    Flat roofs on modernist houses: a Grand Design in West Sussex Flat roofs on modernist houses: a Grand Design in West Sussex

    Flat roofs on modernist houses: a Grand Design in West Sussex

Flat roofs on modernist houses: a Grand Design in West Sussex

 

The first project to kick off the 2015 season of Grand Designs was an enormous modern house inspired by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s German Pavilion in Barcelona.  […]

  • Balcony Waterproofing at River Walk, Pimlico
    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2015 Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2015

    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2015

Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2015

As we approach the end of the year and the third anniversary of our blogging about roof design, it’s time to revisit the tradition of the ‘top ten’ list.

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

  • Perfectroof-swag-2015
    #PerfectRoof Seminar 2015 – Ideas and Resources #PerfectRoof Seminar 2015 – Ideas and Resources

    #PerfectRoof Seminar 2015 – Ideas and Resources

#PerfectRoof Seminar 2015 – 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 […]