• 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 […]

  • Branch Place London Hybrid Green Blue Roof
    Blue Roof – what if you must have one? Blue Roof – what if you must have one?

    Blue Roof – what if you must have one?

Blue Roof – what if you must have one?

Over two years ago we published a post by Ross Finnie called Blue Roof: Why it is a Bad Idea’. It created a lot of interest and some controversy. Ross’ message was that there are better places to […]

  • RCi Show 2016
    RCi Show 2016 – Photoblog RCi Show 2016 – Photoblog

    RCi Show 2016 – Photoblog

RCi Show 2016 – Photoblog

We’re taking photos and posting reportage about the RCi Show at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry on 27th and 28th January. We’ll be meeting people, watching the demonstrations and generally sharing whats happening at the show. Bookmark this page to check […]

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  • 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.  […]

  • RCi Show SIG Roofing
    RCi Show 2016 Preview RCi Show 2016 Preview

    RCi Show 2016 Preview

RCi Show 2016 Preview

Just two weeks to go until the RCi Show 2016 at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. The RCi Show is the UK’s only dedicated Roofing, Cladding and Insulation exhibition. We thought we’d give you a preview of what you […]

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  • 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 […]

  • SIGRoofLinesOct15Feature
    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal October 2015 SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal October 2015

    SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal October 2015

SIG Roof Lines: The RIBA Journal October 2015

Today, 1st October, as we hold our second annual #PerfectRoof seminar, the October 2015 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 […]

  • 8 Steps to a #PerfectRoof SIG Design & Technology
    Live Blog: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof: RIBAJ Morning Seminar 2015 Live Blog: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof: RIBAJ Morning Seminar 2015

    Live Blog: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof: RIBAJ Morning Seminar 2015

Live Blog: 8 Steps to the #PerfectRoof: RIBAJ Morning Seminar 2015

Thursday 1st October 2015, 09.00 to 11.30am

This time next week we’re holding our second annual #PerfectRoof Seminar. You can still join us in person (BOOK HERE) but if you can’t why not join us online?
Follow along the […]

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  • 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

Thursday 1st October 2015, 09.00 to 11.30am
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 explore the differing techniques in contemporary roof […]