Repairing is always better than replacing because this will help you save time and will still ensure that you will be able to get the most out of the one that you repaired without spending a lot of money. The same is true when it comes to repairing roofs; a homeowner should always look for […]
There are a handful of different roof repairs that you are going to have to worry about. It is important that you understand which ones are going to be the most important to get fixed so that you can understand what to do whenever you have a roof problem ahead of you. Many people don’t […]
When it comes to caring for your home, roof repair and maintenance should not be overlooked. Yet, because our roofs are not immediately visible, they tend to be forgotten. Nevertheless, your home is a massive investment and a quality, functional roof is an important aspect of protecting that investment. Not only is roof damage a […]
The Benefits and Drawbacks of Flat Roofing July 30, 2019 12:40 pm A flat roof is one that can come with controversy. As the name suggests, it is almost entirely completely level, other than a slight slope to allow for drainage.
Like all roofs, flat roofing comes with its advantages and disadvantages. It’s important to be aware of these before you make any decisions on the type of roofing you are going to install.
Benefits Flat roofing materials are usually cheaper
No roofing material is particularly cheap. However, flat roofing is commonly less expensive than other types of materials which is great if you’re on a budget. Similarly, it is often found that labour is cheaper when finding someone to install your flat roofing. This is because there is less of a risk of the individual falling when installing the roof, compared to a sloped roof.
Flat roofs are low maintenance
Some roofing materials can be a bit of a hassle when it comes to maintenance. Of c..
The roof of a residential and commercial building is a vital component of its overall structure. You can’t be assured of the safety of people and items inside the building until your roof is in top condition. Its importance to both commercial and residential buildings can’t be underestimated at any cost and any negligence on […]
The Single Ply Roofing Industry: Notes on the 2019 SPRA Conference and Awards Here’s a look back at the highlights of this month’s Single Ply Roofing Association Conference. The theme of the conference was ‘What’s the Risk?’ and we talked about Brexit (of course), Mental Health and Wellbeing, Fire, Standards and Training and the impact of the digital age. We won some awards and everyone learned a great deal.
The conference was the fifth SPRA has held, and to celebrate the fifth birthday, SIG Design and Technology were delighted to once again be sponsoring the social media at the conference, producing a Live Blog and tweeting throughout the day using #SPRAConference2019 and later #SPRAAwards2019.
David Smith on the Economic Situation Keynote speaker was David Smith, economics editor of the Times and Sunday Times, who provided a whistle-stop tour of the current economic situation. He was critical of Trump’s protectionist agenda which has contributed to a slowdown in the world trade..
Property maintenance is an aspect that protects our property from damage by preventing potential problems before they occur. It is also what repairs our property when things sadly go wrong. Luckily the construction industry is one that is continually growing meaning whatever maintenance you need to carry out on your property you can. One part […]
One of the most common words to pop up into mind when talking about roofing is protection. This protection that we are getting from our roof is all-encompassing and is what makes our homes fully functional affording the whole household the most comfortable stay. The tough nature of the job and the aesthetic appeal that […]
There are many factors to consider when choosing the right roofing for your home. You have to consider everything so you can get a roof that will work well for your home and provide it with the best protection. You will also have to consider the installation. You should decide if you are going to […]
When you are building or renovating your home, maybe you’re doing some outside maintenance or repairing your roof and you see the quote with a price for fascias and soffits. You may not know what these are or why you need them. Do you really need these, are they really that important to your home? […]