Hobart High School

Roof Area:1,000m²Building Use: SchoolLocation:Loddon, NorfolkRoof Type:RefurbishmentApproved Contractor:Projects4Roofing The project Hobart High School wanted a durable system to waterproof the various flat roof areas of the school to replace the failing bitumen felt covering. Matthew Cutting the project surveyor from David Cutting Associates wanted a system that could be overlaid to an existing bitumen felt and…

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Screwfix Retail Unit Refurbishment

PROJECT NAME: Screwfix Retail Unit Refurbishment PRODUCT: RubberBond FleeceBack EPDMSPECIFIED BY: Flex-R.ROOFING CONTRACTOR: Advanced Industrial Roofing and Cladding Solutions The project The team at Screwfix Retail Unit in Cheltenham were looking to refurbish their flat roof extension to give it a fresher look and more welcoming presence for their customers. It was important that the…

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Sherd House Residential Development

PROJECT NAME: Sherd House Residential DevelopmentPRODUCT: RubberBond FleeceBack EPDMSPECIFIED BY: Flex-R.ROOFING CONTRACTOR: Morris Roofing & Leadworks Ltd. The project Sherd Lodge Care Home was converted and extended with the erection of an additional three floors, to create 49 flats. Although liquid was originally specified, the client was looking for another option after having an unpleasant…

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East Anglia Gas Plant

PROJECT NAME: East Anglia Gas Plant. FLEX-R PRODUCT: GE Enduris Silicone Liquid Waterproofing. SPECIFIED BY: Flex-R. ROOFING CONTRACTOR: SL Bartram Roofing & Scaffolding Ltd. Introduction When working on a site of strategic national importance there are often restrictions put in place which limit the product choice and working practices for the contractor. This was the…

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Green Roofed Cliff-side Home in Pembrokeshire

Cliff side home in Pembrokeshire - Cwm Mawr

Building a home within a designated area of natural beauty is never going to be an easy challenge. When you also add in the fact that it’s a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) it can become an even bigger task. This is what architects Kinver Kreations set out to do when designing this 3-bedroom…

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Nobu Hotel case study

Project at a glance Project name: Nobu Hotel, Shoreditch, London Project type: New development Roofing contractor: G.S. Moore Roofing Contractors Ltd. Flex-R System: RubberBond® FleeceBack™   The project Nobu Hotel is a new development in Shoreditch, East London, and was opened by Hollywood legend Robert De Niro and Japanese chef Nobu Matsuhisa in May 2018….

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Leigh Spinners Mill case study

Project at a glance Project name: Leigh Spinners Mill, Leigh, Lancashire Project type: Renovation Main contractor: Permicoat Flex-R products: RubberBond® FleeceBack™   The project Leigh Spinners Mill is a Grade II listed building and one of the finest examples of a working mill in the UK. It was opened in 1915, and the ground floor…

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Flex-R on board with surf project

We are delighted to announce Flex-R’s involvement in a project to support the construction of a new clubhouse for St Ives Surf Club. The not-for-profit community group was founded ten years ago to create a happy, safe and inclusive environment for local children who want to get involved in surfing. As well as running its…

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LCA – Life-Cycle Assessment

A new Life-Cycle Assessment, or LCA, of the long-term environmental impact of EPDM shows that it performs significantly better than comparable roof assemblies. Equally as important, the study — based on the most up-to-date data supplied by industry and public sources — reports that the environmental impact of EPDM is lower than previously thought. LCA…

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Residential Extension – RubberBond Fleeceback

PROJECT NAME: Bramley Garth, North Yorkshire PRODUCT: RubberBond Fleeceback ROOFING CONTRACTOR: Chris Clint Building & Joinery SUMMARY: A good example of the application of RubberBond Fleeceback EPDM in a residential installation. This privately owned home is an unassuming suburban terraced house situated in Bramley Garth, York.  The owner was expanding his home and added a single storey extension to…

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