Without adequate ventilation, cold roof spaces can be subject to a significant condensation risk and eaves level ventilation is the recommended solution.
The new system forms part of Redland’s RAPID+ range designed as a cost-effective option for use primarily on domestic roof renovation projects and stocked through merchants.
The Rapid Eaves Vent system is comprised of:
The three components will be stocked separately and are available immediately. The Rapid Eaves Vent system can be used with Veltitech 145 – the new non-breather membrane from Redland – and Uni-Vent Rapid Ridge to form a complete cold roof ventilated system.
For Redland Select contractors the products will be covered under the 10 year HomeSpec System guarantee as part of a Redland roof system.
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Training in the time of Covid
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A Knight on the tiles
Since featuring on our very first front cover, Tom Knight – Highly Commended in the BMI Apprentice of the Year 2017 – has continued to have great success in his roofing career. . Total Contractor met up with him on site near Truro for a chat.