Category Archives: Roofing Materials
Mitered Slate Hips Here’s a few pictures from a 2018 project on an industrial unit roof in Gloucestershire. The product used was a textured cement fibre slate. A good alternative to natural slate, especially with the textured finish. Other roofing … Continue reading
Natural stone roofs are among the oldest roof coverings around and are typically used in the Cotswold’s. A stone roof can last for 100 years or more and look absolutely stunning. Traditionally the roof is tiled with diminishing courses with … Continue reading
K. Sacklyn & Co. are a team of expert roofers working throughout Gloucestershire, so why have we got a photo of a fishpond on our blog? Glass Reinforced Polyester (GRP) commonly referred to as Fibreglass is a high performance waterproofing … Continue reading
Over rafter insulation Multi-Foil can be a great option for insulating roofs with limited loft space.
It works both in summer and winter: Actis Triso Super 10. In winter, it retains heat within buildings. In summer, it reflects radiation preventing overheating of attic rooms. Certified as the equivalent of 210mm of mineral wool but is only 30mm! Other … Continue reading