Category: Roofing Construction

Workers replacing an asbestos roof

Asbestos in Your Roof – What are the Risks?

Asbestos is widely regarded as a silent killer which can go often unnoticed, and the idea of its presence in the building surrounding you is enough to create feelings of uneasiness and concern. If you are the building owner then there is an additional responsibility involved as you could be held culpable for the effects […]

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 […]

Historical image of a buildings roof

How The Roof Was Raised Through Time

Sometimes to go forward, you need to look back. Seeing what has come before can be reinvigorating and insightful. This is especially true when it comes to roofing – it can be surprisingly creative! A roof means protection and shelter. This has remained a very important part of society since the earliest days of recorded […]

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Don’t Let Your Business Be Scantily Clad

What is cladding? Cladding is the layer of material on the external part of a roof. You’ll see it on numerous different roofs for many different purposes, residential, industrial or commercial. It’s designed to successfully endure the weather, fire and anything else. It repels temperature changes, noise and looks appealing. It can be done using […]

Single ply installed on a commercial roof

Single Ply Roofing – the Most Popular System

The appearance of your business can be shaped through your building so the roof of your commercial property is incredibly important consideration. Costs to repair and renovate can be extensive if they need to occur regularly through your buildings lifetime, or you find out your installed roofing was not to your specific requirements. This is where […]

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Commercial Hot Melt Roofing – Sage Roofing

Why opt for hot melt commercial roofing? The benefits of implementing hot melt roofing onto your commercial property are numerous. The roof is protected from UV degradation, temperature damage and reduces the stress on membranes. Hot melt roofing can be completely flat if necessary, letting you achieve the visual appeal you want for your commercial […]

Take care of your industrial roof

Take Care of Your Industrial Roof

Industrial Roofing Roofing is a valuable, often overlooked part of your business. Those who consider theirs often save themselves from heaps of negative consequences. There are many naturally occurring causes that can seriously cause damage to your Industrial Roof, especially over time. Can you imagine not having a roof in the UK’s unpredictable weather? It’d […]

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How Do I Choose a Roofing Contractor?

Why it’s important We all are aware of the horror stories involved with many different commercial roofing contractors in smaller, domestic settings. In big jobs, such as commercial, warehouse or industrial roofing the consequences can be disastrous. The financial and time implications can quickly turn a project into a nightmare. The roofing of your business […]

damaged roof repair

Roofing problems and how to stop them happening

When roofing is neglected, it is all too easy for roofing problems to occur. Most roofing environments aren’t given much attention until something has gone wrong, which can frequently lead to problems that are extremely troublesome to fix. When roofs aren’t maintained, costs can quickly rise, so its important to consider the following points whether your building is new, […]