Inspiration and advice for your building project
Flat roofs are back in favour with cutting edge designers - but have manufacturers really overcome the notorious maintenance problems such as adequate waterproofing and ventilation? Clive Fewins reports.
Expert advice on how to go about designing the roof for your self-build. Including advice on pitch, trusses, roof types and insulation.
A quick guide to the different types of roof coverings
Perhaps the best looking aspect of an eco house, Tim Pullen explores the different types of green roof and the costs and implications involved
Tim Pullen explores the different types of green roof, and the costs and implications involved
From slipped slated to sagging roofs, Ian Rock explains what to look out for and how to fix common roof problems
Who does what, and when? It might seem obvious, but when you’re running a building project, you’ll need to know exactly what to expect of each of the trades you employ — and how much you should be paying. David Snell continues the investigation by...