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    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014 Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014

    Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014

Our Top Ten Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2014

As we approach the end of the year and the second anniversary of our blogging about roof design, we’ve decided to make our ‘top ten’ list a tradition.

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

  • RIBA Journal
    RIBAJ Morning Seminar: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof RIBAJ Morning Seminar: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof

    RIBAJ Morning Seminar: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof

RIBAJ Morning Seminar: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof

Wednesday 22 October 2014, 08.50 to 11.30am
The Building Centre, Store Street, London WC1E 7BT

Join us at this free-to-attend RIBA Journal and SIG Design & Technology

  • 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 […]

  • 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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  • ©Fotografie Enrico Cano
    Mario Botta’s Garnet Chapel at Penkenjoch – how is it Waterproofed? Mario Botta’s Garnet Chapel at Penkenjoch – how is it Waterproofed?

    Mario Botta’s Garnet Chapel at Penkenjoch – how is it Waterproofed?

Mario Botta’s Garnet Chapel at Penkenjoch – how is it Waterproofed?

This is the amazing Garnet Chapel perched on the 2095m high Penkenjoch mountain in the Austrian Tyrol, designed by Mario Botta.

Notwithstanding the challenges of building at this high altitude on a remote site, this gem of a building also […]

  • Beautiful NedZink Zinc Roofing used as a Feature
    The Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2013 The Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2013

    The Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2013

The Top Five Roofing Design Blog Posts of 2013

Last week we kicked off our top ten roofing design blog posts with numbers ten to six. Here are the top five most read roofing design blog posts this year […]

By |December 12th, 2013|Blog News|0 Comments
  • Take the Risk out of Roof Design
    Do you read Architecture Today? Do you read Architecture Today?

    Do you read Architecture Today?

Do you read Architecture Today?

If you’re a reader of Architecture Today, the leading independent architecture magazine, you may come across one of our features in the October edition, entitled ‘Choosing the Best Waterproofing System for the Job’.

We’re publishing […]

By |November 11th, 2013|Blog News|0 Comments
  • Green Roof PVC Membrane Example
    Single Ply Roofing in Bespoke Colours – What you should know Single Ply Roofing in Bespoke Colours – What you should know

    Single Ply Roofing in Bespoke Colours – What you should know

Single Ply Roofing in Bespoke Colours – What you should know

By Andy Wells, Specification Manager (Northern)

We’re often asked to source coloured single ply roofing membrane. There are a number of aesthetic reasons why you might want to us a colour other than grey, but the most common is to […]

  • Skara Brae Roof Membrane Rhepanol hg
    Flat Roof Life Expectancy – some Examples Flat Roof Life Expectancy – some Examples

    Flat Roof Life Expectancy – some Examples

Flat Roof Life Expectancy – some Examples

Last week we discussed what factors you should consider in choosing a single ply membrane, one of which was lifespan and track record.

The longevity of flat roofs is […]