These buildings will include:
o Leisure centres : Schools and colleges
o Shopping centres
o Commercial offices
o Industrial warehouses
o Farm buildings
Industrial roofers will also provide roof and wall systems to new build, refurbishment and repair projects.
Some of the roofing systems available can include:
o Flat roofing
o Roof sheeting and cladding
o Single ply roofing
o Felting and water-proofing
Roof sheeting and cladding services consist of single skin, double skin, composite panels and overlay systems, and they may also carry out end lap refurbishment for deteriorated sheeting, which is a popular treatment for applying to sheeted and cladded buildings.
Most roofing companies will be able to refurbish all types of existing felt roofs, and can offer two, three and five layer built-up felt roof systems. These are refurbished or renewed with the application of torch-on felts or high tensile felts. There are numerous methods of water-proofing systems and they can be applied if requested. Other types of roof treatments such as EPDM may also be applied if requested.
Health and safety issues are vitally important, and it is a joint obligation between the client and the contractor to comply with all the legal requirements. Industrial roofing services adhere to the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 and the Construction Design and Management Regulations of 1994.
There are numerous types of roofing and related components and some of these will include:
o Slate & Tiling: Felt & Asphalt: Lead work: Fascia & Soffits: Barge boards; Guttering
Other services that may also be available from industrial roofers may include, roof light replacement, storm damage repairs, emergency repairs, moss removal and insurance claims.