Half Round Ridge Tiles are available in concrete and clay. Concrete colours are:
Rosemary clay colours are
Half Round Ridge Tiles can be dry fixed or mortar bedded and mechanically fixed. When ridge tiles are mortar bedded and mechanically fixed, use the Mortar Bedded Fixing Kit (9314). A 6 mm diameter hole should be carefully drilled centrally in each ridge tile.
Half Round Block End Ridge Tiles or Half Round Ridge End Caps must be used at the verge when using Cloaked Verge, Ambi-Dry Verge, DryVerge or Rapid DryVerge.
Half Round Block End Ridge Tiles are available in concrete only in all the same colours as Half Round Ridge Tiles. Half Round Ridge End Caps are available in colours Slate Grey and Rust.
Clay Capped Half Round Ridge/Hip Tiles are available for use with Hollander Clay Pantiles in Red and Brindle and Old Hollow Clay Pantiles in Vintage Blue and Vintage Red.
When Continuous Ridge is used with Hollander, use Rich Terracotta Half Round Ridge Tiles with Hollander Red and Terracotta Brindle Ridge Tiles with Hollander Brindle.
When using Old Hollow, Hollander, Regent, Grovebury, Fenland Pantile or Landmark Double Pantile with mortar bedded and mechanically fixed ridge tiles, bed Dentil Slips in the pans of the tiles.
Redland Mini Stonewold is the perfect solution against high winds in Orkney
With prevalent high winds in excess of 130mph on the Orkney Islands, a solution was required that could withstand these elements when it came to roofing a new facility for elderly and vulnerable members of the community. The BMI Redland Mini Stonewold Slate was chosen due to its strength, robustness and appearance of natural slate.
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.