Learn about Your School Roof

Read all about school roof repair and refurbishment, how you can apply for funding and what to expect.

Safe2Torch – A Guide for Schools

Safe2Torch – A Guide for Schools

Safe2Torch is a new risk assessment strategy instigated by the National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC), which aims to reduce the risk of roof fires when using gas torches on roofs. This brief guide introduces the strategy and describes how schools can ensure that they benefit from it when work is being done on school roofs.

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Poor Roof Installation – what can go wrong

When you commission a team to survey, design and install a replacement roof you rely on their trustworthiness and competency, forming an unbreakable chain of trust throughout the process. Here’s a story about a roof we inspected where a link in the chain was broken.

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Why Flat Roofs Leak – 7 Reasons

Why Flat Roofs Leak – 7 Reasons

If you’re a headteacher or school business manager for a school that wasn’t built relatively recently, you’ll have flat roofs. But why do some flat roofs leak, and can be done to prevent it? This article looks at the most common causes of flat roof failure so that you...

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CIF Surveys: Don’t Leave it Too Late!

You know how you can spot the student who has spent hours on his homework, and the student who has rushed and spent only a few minutes? It’s not hard to tell the difference: The deadline for submitting an application for this year’s round of Condition Improvement Fund...

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