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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Swimming Pool Extension – RubberBond Fleeceback

PROJECT NAME: Rowsham Dell, Milton Keynes PRODUCT: RubberBond Fleeceback SPECIFIED BY: Bailey Roofing ROOFING CONTRACTOR: Bailey Roofing SUMMARY: A good example of the application of RubberBond Fleeceback EPDM in a high humidity installation. Rowsham Dell is a 20 year old privately owned property in Milton Keynes which required a roof for a new swimming pool extension. For a domestic…

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Cottage Refurbishment – RubberBond Fleeceback

PROJECT NAME: Church yard Cottage, Milton Keynes PRODUCT: RubberBond Fleeceback SPECIFIED BY: DPM Leadwork Ltd ROOFING CONTRACTOR: DPM Leadwork Ltd SUMMARY:  A good example of the application of RubberBond Fleeceback EPDM in an eco-home installation. Church Yard Cottage is a privately owned detached home in the village of Liphook, Hampshire. Constructed 6 years ago as an eco-home (designed and…

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Top 10 Reasons to Choose EPDM

Carlisle SynTec EPDM membranes offer an optimal solution for nearly any low-slope roofing situation. EPDM is a durable material that has more than 50 years of proven, in-field performance. With significant physical property advantages, warming benefits in northern climates and innovations in product technologies, EPDM is still defining the standard in the roofing market. Below…

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Hospital Annex – RubberBond Fleeceback

Roof Area: 250m² Building Use: Hospital Location: Watford Roof Type: New Annex Approved Contractor: Artisan Roofing Surrey Ltd RubberBond FleeceBack was used to waterproof a new annex link to the A&E department of Watford General Hospital. Installed to a timber deck the roof was completed within 3 days to minimize any disruption to the hospital…

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