Mega Savings, Mega Service. Up to 25% Off Today!

Up to 50% Cheaper Than High Street Retailers
Nationwide Delivery For Select Products & Locations
4291 Reviews | 4.6/5 Stars Gold Trusted Service Award 2020

Roofing Guides

  1. Roofing Sheets Buyer's Guide

    Roofing Sheets Buyer's Guide

    Roofing sheets have become incredibly popular for use on a wide range of different structures. This is thanks to their quick and easy installation, considerable durability, and the selection of attractive styles on offer. However, it can be difficult to decide on the best roofing sheet for you, especially if you’re a beginner looking to start their first project. While roofing sheets all share a number of qualities, there are some unique differences to each that make them better suited to different projects.

    Read more »
  2. How to Insulate A Shed

    How to Insulate A Shed

    Your garden shed is one of the most useful and versatile spaces in your entire home. Whether yours is used for storage, a home office, or a den for your hobbies.

    Read on to discover more about the benefits of insulating your shed, what sort of materials you can use and instructions for how to do the job yourself (it’s surprisingly easy!).

    Read more »
  3. A Guide to Fakro Window Sizes

    A Guide to Fakro Window Sizes

    Whether you’re replacing an existing Fakro roof window or you’re installing a new window for the very first time, it’s important to find the right size. Thankfully, Fakro offer an extensive range of windows in a broad selection of sizes, so you’re sure to find the perfect window for you. To give you a helping hand, we’ve written this handy guide to Fakro window sizes.

    Read more »
  4. A Beginner's Guide to Garage Roof Sheets

    A Beginner's Guide to Garage Roof Sheets

    There are millions of garages up and down the country here in the UK. They’re an invaluable structure for the storage and protection of family vehicles, tools and more. If you want to give your valuable possessions the protection they deserve, it’s vital to choose the right sheet material for your garage roof. But with so many options available, it can be a daunting process for newcomers.

    Read more »
  5. A Guide to the Best Shed Roofing Materials

    A Guide to the Best Shed Roofing Materials

    Whether you’re building a new garden shed or simply renovating an existing one, its roof is one of the most important choices you’ll need to make. After all, it’s one of the most important elements which protects your shed from the elements, so its new roof will need to be durable and reliable as well as visually appealing and cost effective.

    Read more »
  6. Patio or Decking: Which One Is Right For You?

    Patio or Decking: Which One Is Right For You?

    With summer now in full swing, more of us will be looking to spend time out in the garden and enjoying the sun. Many homeowners may well be looking at making their garden a more comfortable place to relax. Decks and patios are both prime examples of structures that have been specifically designed with this in mind. And what better time than ever to breathe new life into your garden?

    Read more »
  7. Composite Decking vs Timber Decking

    Composite Decking vs Timber Decking

    Traditionally, decking has always been made from various forms of timber. Timber is used throughout the construction industry for a variety of purposes thanks to its strength, reliability and durability. However, in recent years, an alternative to timber decking has been growing in popularity – composite decking. Made from a mixture of plastic and wood fibres, composite decking is certainly very different to natural timber, but it comes with a whole host of unique benefits that have made it the preferred choice for many.

    Read more »
  8. Advantages of Composite Decking

    Advantages of Composite Decking

    Composite decking is a relatively new decking material that offers a series of advantages and benefits over wooden decking. Made from an innovative mixture of plastic and wood, composite decking is not only more affordable, but it requires far less maintenance than its timber counterpart.

    Read more »
  9. How Strong Is Polycarbonate?

    How Strong Is Polycarbonate?

    Polycarbonate is the one of the most popular roofing materials on the market today. While they’re not traditionally used on residential builds such as homes, polycarbonate roofing systems are exceedingly popular in the construction and renovation of sheds, garages and lean-tos to name a few. What’s more, statistics show that the demand for polycarbonate roofing is growing in Britain year-on-year.

    Read more »
  10. The Benefits of Natural Insulation

    The Benefits of Natural Insulation

    Installing insulation is one of the best ways to improve the energy efficiency of your home. Not only will it keep you warm in the winter and cool in the summer, but you’ll see a marked reduction in energy bills too. Awareness of the impact we have on the environment with every decision we make is growing, and that includes the carbon emissions from our homes. The British Government has launched an initiative to reach zero net carbon emissions by 2050, and improving the insulation in British homes is one of the best ways to help. 

    There is an increasingly popular school of thought known as Passive Housing. This involves making living spaces as energy-efficient as possible, leading to a reduction i

    Read more »