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How to ensure the correct detailing of pitched roof valleys

By John Mercer, technical manager at Sandtoft

Choosing the correct weathering detail at side abutments

By John Mercer, technical manager, Sandtoft

The pros and cons of using reclaimed roof tiles and slates

By John Mercer, technical manager, Sandtoft

Vertical plain tiling

By John Mercer, technical manager, Sandtoft

Celebrating the humble clay plain tile

Simon Button talks to RCI about the popularity of the clay plain tile which shows no sign of waning in favour just yet

Commonly asked questions about fixings

Richard Bishop, category manager for roof at Wienerberger, tackles the most common questions that they receive regarding fixings for pitched roofs

How to construct a watertight low pitch roof – Part 1

By John Mercer, technical director at Wienerberger

Controlling condensation in roof spaces (Part 1)

In this month’s article Richard Bishop, category manager for roof at Wienerberger, looks at condensation in roofs and what the Building Regulations say about it

The use of saddles

By John Mercer, technical manager, Sandtoft

Constructing a low pitch watertight roof – Part 2

By John Mercer, technical manager at Wienerberger Roof Tiles