Is your roof as efficient as it could be?

You might be wondering exactly what it means to have an energy efficient roof, since they don’t require any energy to do their job. However, what this means is that the roof is adequate enough to ensure other elements of your home perform with optimum efficiency. This could include your windows, insulation and any other [...]

June 8th, 2021|

Everything You Need to Know About Roofing Insulation

At this time of year, many property owners start to think about how they can keep their home as warm as possible, especially if you’ve encountered issues such as a storm damaged roof. However, don’t forget about your roof insulation as it’s often one of the areas overlooked when it comes to creating an energy-efficient [...]

December 3rd, 2020|

How Effective Is Your Roof Ventilation?

While we often think of roof maintenance as a way of ensuring it remains weatherproof and structurally sound, it’s important to think about the way your roofing functions in the home too. Many homeowners forget about their roof ventilation, but it’s actually a significant part of its overall maintenance requirements and how well you protect [...]

November 12th, 2020|

The Impact of Climate Change on UK Roofing

When looking at different roofing trends, it can be easy to only focus on new products hitting the market, rather than emerging changes with the existing roofing we have. However, with climate change such a hot topic, it’s essential we look at how this could affect our roofing. Some scientists feel properties in the UK [...]

March 13th, 2020|

Using Your Roof to Insulate Your Property

Property insulation is highly important to many homeowners and businesses. It’s something which affects everything from the retention of warmth to how tight and secure your roofing is. While many homeowners think about ensuring their windows and doors are energy efficient, there’s also plenty to think about when it comes to using new roofing to [...]

November 19th, 2019|

Rooftop garden tips: UK green roof maintenance & ecological London homes

The trend for green or living roofs and rooftop gardens is continuing to grow in the UK and around the world, in a bid to reduce the temperature in cities and tackle the phenomenon of ‘urban heat islands’ – where an urban area is significantly warmer than surrounding areas because of the impact of human [...]

September 8th, 2017|

How your roof colour can affect your environmental footprint

Consider a ‘green’ roof for your home Nowadays, we are all looking for ways to boost our energy efficiency. For some of us, this is because we want to lower our energy costs and save some money; for others, it is more an environmental issue – we want to reduce greenhouse gas emissions [...]

June 17th, 2017|

Preventing heat loss through your roof

We all know that hot air rises. That’s why it’s so important for your roof to be properly protected against unnecessary heat loss. If warm air from your home is being lost through your roof, you will notice horrible draughts and cold spots, and you might even experience problems with damp. This will likely mean [...]

January 22nd, 2017|
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