Inspiration and advice for your building project
Flat roofs are back in favour, but what are your best material options?
How to detect and repair problems if your home has a flat roof
There are more ways than ever to build a roof structure - some quicker and easier than others. Mark Brinkley explains the various options, including the flat roof, the curved roof, the panellised roof and the trussed roof.
From slipped slated to sagging roofs, Ian Rock explains how to fix common roof problems
A quick guide to the different types of roof coverings
Making minor repairs can prevent considerable remedial work in the future
How to fix damaged doors, fascia boards, soffits and bargeboards
Expert advice on how to go about designing the roof for your self-build. Including advice on pitch, trusses, roof types and insulation.
Tim Pullen explores the different types of green roof, and the costs and implications involved
Perhaps the best looking aspect of an eco house, Tim Pullen explores the different types of green roof and the costs and implications involved