Ventilation of Roofs to Prevent Condensation

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Pitched Roofs A pitched roof is defined as a roof with a slope of 15 degrees or more. To ensure adequate ventilation of the roof space, every pitched roof should have openings at the eaves, between the ceiling and the roof itself. The total area of roof strips required under the eaves is equal to 10 mm … Continue reading

Roofing and its Effects on Bats

  Work such as loft conversions, roofing repairs or a roof replacement can have a significant effect on bats that may have made the space their home. This effect is important as many bat species in the UK are protected. What this means is that if they are denizens of your property, they are landing … Continue reading

Building Companies Have a Responsibility to Ensuring Their Workers Safety

More than five years after his death on the 29th of May 2007, the building company that the young Thomas Whitmarsh, 21, was employed by has been brought to justice. Thomas was working on installing the roof of the Menai Centre in Bangor, Wales when he fell six metres through an opening to the floor … Continue reading