• Flat Roof Drainage Best Practice Single Ply
    Single Ply Flat Roof Drainage Best Practice Single Ply Flat Roof Drainage Best Practice

    Single Ply Flat Roof Drainage Best Practice

Single Ply Flat Roof Drainage Best Practice

Central to the long-term performance of flat roofs are adequate falls and drainage. The former ensure that rainwater is moved to designated low points, while the latter should be of sufficient size and number to collect and […]

By |September 26th, 2018|Flat Roof|2 Comments
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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 – May 2018 Best Roofing Photo of the Month – May 2018

    Best Roofing Photo of the Month – May 2018

Best Roofing Photo of the Month – May 2018

We ask our field technicians to share with us their photographs of best practice and interesting roofing projects as they travel around the UK inspecting sites worked on by our DATAC accredited contractors. However, this time we wanted to bring you […]

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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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    Single Ply Roofing Association 2018 Conference and Awards Single Ply Roofing Association 2018 Conference and Awards

    Single Ply Roofing Association 2018 Conference and Awards

Single Ply Roofing Association 2018 Conference and Awards

We are delighted that once again SIG Design and Technology  will be sponsoring a live blog of this year’s SPRA conference and awards. The live blog is a gift from SIGD&T to SPRA by […]

By |June 18th, 2018|CPD|1 Comment
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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 […]

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    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 […]

By |September 7th, 2017|Flat Roof|1 Comment
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    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 […]

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    Single Ply Membranes: Two of our most popular blog posts are updated Single Ply Membranes: Two of our most popular blog posts are updated

    Single Ply Membranes: Two of our most popular blog posts are updated

Single Ply Membranes: Two of our most popular blog posts are updated

Four years ago, we published two blog posts on single ply membranes which are two of the most popular pages on our entire website. They are so popular that we’ve decided to update them, and you can visit the […]