The product is designed simply to seal and fix the top edge of Rapid Flashing directly against the vertical wall of chimney eliminating the need to angle-grind a channel or to remove mortar from existing brickwork. This quick and simple alternative not only saves time and money but requires less flashing material and provides a clean finish to the roof detail.
The Rapid Flashing Strip can be used in conjunction with Redland’s Rapid Flashing and Rapid Flashing Sealant to complete the Rapid Flashing product family and ensure that all flashing applications can now be completed with the lead-free Redland option.
A new faster, safer, stronger and lighter metal tile solution from BMI
Drawing on its extensive experience in lightweight metal tiles,BMI – is setting new standards with the introduction of AeroDek. A roofing solution built for the future, AeroDek is faster, safer, stronger and lighter than traditional roof coverings; while replicating the high aesthetic of clay, concrete or slate in a tile guaranteed to last for 40 years.
Band of Builders and BMI team up for community project
When building charity Band of Builders learnt of the challenges faced by plasterer Iain Dodd’s family, it was eager to do what it could to help. Band of Builders – “run by tradespeople, for tradespeople” – aims to help members of the construction industry community when times get tough: and tough describes the Dodd’s family situation.
Ford motors on
Nine months after winning the BMI Apprentice of the Year for pitched roofing, Roofing Today caught up with Matt Ford on a roof in Hertfordshire to chat about the competition, what he’s doing now and where he sees himself in the future.