Category Archives: How To Guides & Advice

  • How many windows do I need for my extension?

    Windows are not only an admirable asset of a room, but also needed for ventilation and to let in natural lighting during darker times of the day. Here at Roofing ...Read More

  • The complete guide to EPDM roofing

    EPDM roofing provides a cost-effective solution to your roofing needs. With longevity in mind, you can expect this material to withstand the elements for over 50 years due to its ethylene ...Read More

  • VELUX Flat Roof Windows Size Chart

    Make shopping easier using our VELUX flat roof window sizes chart. Here you can see the model number to help you find the right window and price you desire with ...Read More

  • Which roofing nails do I need?

    When working on a roofing project, there are several different types of roofing nail to choose form. Each type of roofing nail has a slightly different benefit, and so works ...Read More

  • FAKRO Blind Buyers Guide

    Adding a blind to your FAKRO roof window is a great way to not only update the style of the room, but also to provide an effective method of controlling ...Read More

  • How to cut and fit lead flashing

    Lead flashing is an integral part of the construction process of a building, and has been used for hundreds of years to create a watertight and durable seal between two ...Read More

  • Tiling a roof

    One of the most common and popular roofing materials, roof tiles are available in a wide range of sizes, and when installed correctly, they provide a long lasting and weathertight ...Read More

  • Building a pitched roof

    A pitched roof is one of the most popular forms of roof available. Although building a pitched roof can be relatively daunting at first, the end result is always worthwhile. ...Read More

  • Felting a roof

    Felt is an incredibly popular roofing material amongst DIYers and roofing professionals due to its ease of installation and budget friendly costs. Felt roofs are most commonly used on shed ...Read More

  • How to build a porch

    Building a porch is a great way to add an attractive entrance to your home and can bring about a number of benefits. But what are the planning regulations involved ...Read More

  • How to cut slate

    Slate is an incredibly versatile and attractive material that is most commonly used on roofs and flooring.  Slate will often need to be cut to size in order to ...Read More

  • How to remove a VELUX blind

    VELUX blinds are the perfect way to add privacy and prevent excess light from entering a room, and are available in a number of different styles, colours and operations. Whether ...Read More

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