Aptly named Kro-Clip due to the crocodile jaw like design, it is able to grip securely onto a tile and keep it in place. Once the clip is attached to the tile, a nail is positioned in the battens or rafters for the wire to wrap around.
This unique design makes it an incredibly secure mechanical fixing mechanism that will work with most tiles and slates on the market including Plain tiles and DuoPlain.
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Redland has been at the forefront of innovation for nearly a century and when the new Standard Code of Practice for Slating and Tiling BS 5534 came about, it brought with it the demand for manufacturers to offer a much more comprehensive range of components to make the transition to mechanical fixings as seamless as possible. Redland’s already extensive range of components has been developed in response to the growing needs of roofing contractors
Keeping the college on message
The roofing department at Leeds College of Building is now a NFRC centre of excellence as well as being the largest college of its kind in the UK. Chris Messenger, lecturer in roof slating and tiling, takes us through a typical day at the beginning of the teaching year.
Ford plans to get motoring
At 26, Matthew Ford has won one of the industry’s top awards, the BMI Apprentice of the Year 2019 in pitched roofing. So now what?
BMI delivers high aesthetic down by the waterside
Offering a 21st century modern material performance with the appearance of a weathered hand-made tile, the BMI Redland Heathland Autumn concrete plain tile - from BMI UK & Ireland, the UK’s largest manufacturer of flat and pitched roofing and waterproofing solutions - proved ideal for a planning-sensitive canal-side housing development just outside Oxford.