Roofing

We round-up articles looking at roofing - from designing and specifying a roofing solution to avoiding installation and maintenance pitfalls.

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22 January 2016 | by

The government has moved to slash renewable energy subsidies with a significant cut to the feed-in-tariff (FIT) from January 2016. Find out more about the changes as we explore whether solar is still a profitable investment.

12 November 2015 | by

The increasing popularity of green façades, living and brown walls comes under scrutiny in the final part of a three part series.

05 November 2015 | by

The increasing popularity of green façades, living and brown walls comes under scrutiny in the second of a three part series.

29 October 2015 | by

The increasing popularity of green façades, living and brown walls comes under scrutiny in the first of a three part series.

01 February 2015 | by

U-values measure how effective a material is an insulator. We look in detail at terminology and core concepts when it comes to thermal performance.

01 August 2013 | by

Simon Lewis looks at how lessons can be learnt on a range of BIM projects.

01 May 2009 | by

NBS Technical Author, Charles Stirling, passes on his knowledge of vapour permeable membranes. Not forgetting their application in Scottish rigid sarking constructions gained in his experience north of the border.

01 March 2009 | by

We look at ways of mitigating the risk of condensation when insulating various roof types.

01 May 2008 | by

We explore different types of thatch and how to mittigate some of the risks around its use on a construction project.

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