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The Rise of Environmentally Friendly Roofs

As the environmental crisis progresses, people are rapidly seeking out environmentally friendly alternatives to their way of living. Aside from reducing plastic consumption, setting up compost bins at home and reusing household items for longer, there are more substantial steps people are taking to reduce their carbon footprint.

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7 Signs that Your Roof Needs Some TLC

The roof of a house is not something that you may pay much attention to, but an efficient, well taken care of roof is crucial to having a warm, leak-free home. It’s the most vulnerable part of a building’s exterior, especially in the UK where it will be constantly pelted with rain, wind and hail for most of the year.

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Get Creative with Old Roofing Sheets

If it’s time to replace your roofing sheets with some new ones, you may be wondering what to do with the old ones. You could just throw them away, but that would be incredibly wasteful when there are so many creative things you can use old metal roofing sheets for.
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What is Cladding Made of?

Cladding is an important component of building’s construction. It is attached to a building’s framework or an intermediate layer of battens or spacers to form non-structural, external surfaces that have a number of uses such as protecting the building from external conditions, providing privacy and security, preventing the transmission of sound and providing thermal insulation.

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How to Maximise a Property’s Energy Efficiency

The climate change crisis has reached a critical point. It’s now more important than ever for everyone to reduce their carbon footprint, adopt a greener lifestyle and do their part to help the planet by reducing their energy consumption.

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5 Ways to Add Value to Your Home

If you’re planning ahead to when you’ll eventually sell your home, you may already be considering how you can add value and sell the house at a higher price than you bought it. There are lots of little details you can concentrate on during the selling process, including tidying up, adding new, attractive-looking accents to rooms and mowing the lawn. If you want to really increase your house’s selling value, however, you’ll need to put in some real time and investment.

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5 Ways to Protect Your Shed This Winter

Blustering winds and icy gales are starting to hammer parts of the UK; winter is well and truly under way. There’s no foreseeing the unpredictable nature of the British climate, so even if your home has not experienced anything too torrential so far, there’s no telling that this will still be the case in the coming weeks.

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6 Tips to Make the Roof a Safe Work Area

The roof is a dangerous place to work from, owing to several risk factors including height, slope, slippery surface, electrical contacts and weather elements. A surprisingly large number of falling cases occur on low single-storey rooftops between 3m and 5m high. However, the causes of falling are easy to determine and avoid. Here are six tips to minimise dangers while working on the roof:

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The Importance of Wall Cladding in Winter

As the nights draw in and summer comes to a close, we find ourselves wrapping up warmer. Turning on the heating for the first time can bring welcome cosiness, as well as the dread of rising utility costs. But often little thought is given to the condition of the buildings we work in.

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How to Stay Cool in Summer with a Metal Roof

There are a number of reasons that metal roofing sheets might be the perfect solution for your home. Some of the advantages include:

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