September 18 2020 0Comment
rainscreen cladding specialist

All You Need to Know About Rainscreen Cladding

What is Rainscreen Cladding? Before we delve into specifics we would like to first outline the function of cladding. Simply put, ‘Cladding’ is the application of one material over another to provide an additional layer. In construction, cladding is employed to provide thermal insulation, to strengthen weather resistance and to improve the appearance of buildings. […]

July 30 2020 0Comment
Exterior view of commercial building flat roofs

The Benefits of Flat Roofing

As experienced flat roofing contractors for commercial buildings, we can say with certainty that the biggest advantage of a flat roof is the cost. The reason why flat roofs can prove to be less expensive than other solutions is because they allow a quicker installation, easy maintenance, superior energy efficiency, and a longer lifespan. This […]

July 14 2020 0Comment
Industrial Warehouse

Commonly Used Warehouse Roofing Materials

Regardless of whether your warehouse is simply for goods storage or used as a more active work environment, maintaining the integrity of the roof is essential. This is both to ensure the safe storage of your goods and the health and safety of workers. Whether you are constructing a completely new roof or refurbishing an […]

July 14 2019 0Comment
Energy efficient building envelope

The Importance of the Building Envelope

What is the building envelope? A building envelope is 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 […]

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 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 […]