July 14 2019 0Comment
Energy efficient building envelope

The Importance of the Building Envelope

What is the building envelope? It’s the boundary between the interior and the exterior of a building. It is one of the most important components in building design due to its role in the maintenance and protection of a structure. The envelope includes many components of a building: roof, walls, floors, windows and doors, and […]

May 10 2018 0Comment
Sage Building Envelope Contractors Ltd

Sage Roofing Has A New Name!

As of May 2018, Sage Roofing is now known as Sage Building Envelope Contractors. If you’ve landed here looking for professional and experienced roofing specialists, don’t worry you’re still in the right place! Sage are still the go-to specialists for commercial roofing, cladding and building envelope works in the West Midlands and across the UK. […]

January 29 2018 0Comment
commercial green roof installation

Commercial Green Roofs and Sustainability

Why opt for a commercial green roof? Green roofs provide a range of environmental, functional and cost advantages that are increasingly desired for commercial buildings. An important aspect of green infrastructure, commercial green roofs help to lower carbon-emissions, improve air quality and reduce energy consumption, among many other benefits of a green roof installation. Green […]

August 24 2017 0Comment
Exterior view of commercial building flat roofs

The Benefits of Flat Roofing

As experienced flat roofing contractors, we have first-hand experience to the advantages of flat roofing for commercial buildings. Maintenance As flat roofs only have a slight pitch, it is much easier to access the roof of a commercial building with a flat roofing system installed. This ease of accessibility means that they are easy to […]

August 22 2017 0Comment
Sage Roofing are currently working on a NFP project called the 'Get Busy Living Centre' in Melton Mowbray for the Matt Hampson Foundation.

Get Busy Living! Rehab Centre – The Matt Hampson Foundation

Sage BEC (formerly Sage Roofing) are currently working alongside Willmott Dixon on a Not-For-Profit (NFP) project called the ‘Get Busy Living! Centre’ in Melton Mowbray for the Matt Hampson Foundation. The state of the art centre has been designed to provide both physical and mental rehabilitation to beneficiaries of the foundation, which was formed in […]

August 24 2016 0Comment
Damage on a commercial roof

4 Common Causes of Commercial Roof Leaks

A leak is a nightmare for all those involved – amassing massive costs and possibly halting work. Here at Sage BEC (formerly Sage Roofing) we’ve seen just about every cause imaginable – and we know how to fix it, down to the last drop. It’s usually simple to identify the leak, it is much harder […]