Henshaws Roofing & Building Supplies

Henshaws Roofing & Building Supplies had never sold EPDM roofing. In 2019 the independent builders merchant decided to stock Flex-R’s ClassicBond Flat Roofing system. Now, with support from Flex-R, Henshaw’s EPDM sales have really taken off, with purchases increasing in 2021 by over 40%.

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Flex-R Wins Best Sustainability Category at 2021 SPRA Awards

Picture of Cwm Mawr

Flex-R are celebrating after their award-winning project Cwm Mawr came out top in the ‘Best Sustainability’ category at the 2021 SPRA Awards. Flex-R received the award for its work with contractor Randell and Janes Roofing on a distinctive project which sits in an area designed as an SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest). The awards…

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Nottingham Racecourse

Roof Area: 70m²Location: NottinghamFlex-R Product: Vulkem Quick Liquid WaterproofingApproved Contractor: Chris Haynes Roofing Ltd The project Contributing towards refurbishment work on a building approaching its 35th year – one with huge significance to Nottingham’s leisure industry – was an exciting challenge for Flex-R’s Specialist Registered Installer (SRI), Chris Haynes Roofing Ltd. Furthermore, with the job…

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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…

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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

EPDM better than Felt

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

Gas Plant Roof

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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