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The future of roof tile standards

By John Mercer, technical manager at Sandtoft

Vertical plain tiling

By John Mercer, technical manager, Sandtoft

40 years in the roofing industry

John Mercer, technical manager at Wienerberger reflects on 40 years in the industry and how much has changed

The pros and cons of using reclaimed roof tiles and slates

By John Mercer, technical manager, Sandtoft

Exploring what BIM really means

By John Mercer, technical manager at Sandtoft, a Wienerberger brand

Constructing a low pitch watertight roof – Part 2

By John Mercer, technical manager at Wienerberger Roof Tiles

The final song

After six years of writing regularly for Roofing, Cladding and Insulation, with occasional articles dating over the past 20 years, John Mercer, technical manager at Wienerberger, gifts his final ‘The Pitch’ before his retirement

Making the right choice in roofing materials

By John Mercer, technical manager at Wienerberger Roof Tiles

Modern roofing at low pitches

By John Mercer, technical manager, Sandtoft

Preserving history with roof tiles

Nigel Dyer, heritage services manager, Wienerberger explains why it is better to use new roof tiles rather than reclaimed tiles to achieve the heritage look