Category Archives: Weatherproofing News

A fantastic refurbishment opportunity

Weatherproofing Advisors have been awarded a circa 250m2 refurbishment project of a leading electronic and entertainment companies Head Office based in Surrey. The project will consist of the removal and replacement of the existing inverted flat roof covering. The new waterproofing system will consist of a vapour control layer, flat insulation to meet current Building […]

ISO 45001

Weatherproofing Advisors Ltd are delighted to announce the successful transition from BS OHSAS 18001 to ISO 45001:2018 making us one of the market leaders in roofing that holds this certification. There are many benefits to this global standard as a benchmark has now been set for the management of occupational health and safety.  It can […]

Is your roof ready for Winter?

No matter what type of roof you have, we can arrange a free survey to ensure that you don’t come unstuck this Winter. Pitched Roofs Pitched roofs with corrugated asbestos cement cladding, profiled steel cladding, or tiles can become damaged and lead to water ingress issues during the colder and wetter months. Weatherproofing Advisors’ experienced […]

Office block roof replacement project

Weatherproofing Advisors Limited were instructed, by Savills Plc, to carry out the roof replacement project to an office block in the centre of Uxbridge. The project consisted of removal and replacement of the existing inverted flat roof covering. The new waterproofing system consisted of a vapour control layer, tapered insulation system to meet current Building […]

Major roof refurbishment

Weatherproofing Advisors Limited recently completed the major refurbishment of a large Stationary manufacturer’s roof on behalf of CBRE. The existing profiled steel roof was over-sheeted using an ‘Ashgrid’ bar and brackets system, 180mm insulation and a new 0.70mm thick profiled steel external sheet. The new insulation ensured that the roof now met current Part L […]

Shell Service Station, Welwyn Garden City

We recently provided a proposal to fully remove the existing tiled roof and replace with a new system.  The retail unit had to remain open for the full duration of the works to service the fuel station. The project consisted of removing the existing tile, felt and batten.  New felt membrane and battens were then […]

Whitfield Valley Primary School, Stoke-on-Trent

Whitfield Valley Primary School is a member of the Inspirational Learning Academies Trust. Weatherproofing Advisors stripped off the existing defective roof tile covering to the school inclusive of the fascia’s, soffits and rainwater goods and installed a new roof covering consisting of new TIL-R Breather Membrane, new timber battens and new Spanish Natural Slate. Additional […]

McVities Jaffa Cakes

We have successfully completed the refurbishment of the iconic Jaffa Cake production facility at the McVitie’s factory in Stockport, Manchester. McVitie’s – part of the United Biscuits group – is owned by Pladis, a global leader in the biscuit and confectionary market. The McVitie’s factory in Stockport was established in 1914 during the first world […]