BPR Labels

When selecting timber roof battens, having a BPR label (Biocidal Products Regulation) can help to ensure the chosen products provide suitable performance, both in terms of quality and safety.   Safety on a building site is always of paramount importance. While roofers are aware of the risks associated with working at height, there are other risks […]

How roof underlay specification can helpmake a retrofit project a success

All roof coverings and underlays need to be replaced at some point during a building’s useful life. When that time comes, how can the next generation of roof membranes help existing buildings to meet current performance requirements and be resilient for the future? Pamela Howat, Senior Technical Advisor at A. Proctor Group looks at some […]

Mayan – Case Study July 2023

Products:Mayan ArmouredSlate Low Pitch Roofing SystemMayan RealVergeMayan All-in-One RealRidgeSSQ Riverstone Ultra slates Project:Wrap around, lean-to extension. Coastal region, Weymouth, Dorset. Existing roof:Built 10 years ago, in order to overcome an issue with a side entrance door, the construction of this roofwas modified which subsequently resulted in the roof being pitched at 10 degrees rather than […]

Mayan All-in-One RealRidge

We are proud to share these photographs from a site in Herefordshire where the roof was finished using our All-in-One RealRidge. The natural slate ridge was ordered with a variety of preformed angles to fit the complex roof design perfectly, with block ends and hip ends to add the finishing touch. The contractor described the […]

Specialist Applied Programmes (SAP) Funding

We are pleased to announce that Specialist Applied Programmes (SAP) funding is now available to CITB registered contractors for the following qualifications: Lead and Hard Metals Level 2. Heritage Lead and Hard Metals Level 3. Heritage Roof Slating & Tiling Level 3. Funding The Specialist Applied Skills Programme is funded through the CITB with a […]

Introducing CUPA PIZARRAS

Master Roofers UK are pleased to announce our latest sponso CUPA PIZARRAS CUPA PIZARRAS started as a family business over 129 years ago and is now a market leader for its traceability, innovation, and sustainability. Today with its 19 quarries and 24 quarries CUPA PIZARRAS supplies 1 in every 2 natural roofing slates around the […]

Introducting Hambleside Danelaw

Hambleside Danelaw have been manufacturing GRP roofing products for over 45 years, with innovation at the heart of their ethos. With some employees having worked for the company for over twenty years, the business is committed to ensuring only the best quality products are manufactured at their state-of-the-art facility in Daventry. Consisting of three divisions, […]

UK Roof Craft Competition 2022

Master Roofer Awards 2022

Master Roofers UK are excited to present UK Roof Craft 2022, a national roofing competition devoted to showcasing the skills and ability of roofers in the UK.  Our passionate industry sponsors help fund the competition, which enables us to organise the event and logistics involved. The competition is open to anyone in the UK over […]

Master Roofers joins forces with Monument tools

Monument tools have long been a respected manufacturer within the global tool market. Steeped in history and tradition, the tool manufacturer has been around for more than 130 years, having been founded by the Collier family in 1888. Now 5 generations on, and Jonathon Collier still is now carrying the torch for a bright future […]