Roofing insulation has always been the best way to conserve energy and retain heat in a building, with modern materials more effective than ever before.
Quality insulation is an essential for any home or business looking to cut energy bills, increase warmth or make a contribution to helping the environment. With a whole new range of regulations called Part L making energy improved efficiency through your roof a legal essential our all in one advice, supply and fit service is vital for ensuring you meet the regulatory demands.
We install the market leading Kingspan insulating system, which offers a wide range of insulating membranes and boards designed to fit into any kind of gap or space under any kind of roofing material and includes some great features;
- Rigid urethane construction with minimal thermal conductivity
- Glass tissue reinforcement to increase strength
- High resistance to foot traffic and water vapour
- CFC/HCFC free materials
- Compatibility with bitumen and mastic asphalt
- Condensation risk free
- Non-deleterious materials
A multi-layered approach improves efficiency considerably with specialised layers and boards slotting into cavities, beneath flat roof surfacing and in-between rafters. Even converted loft spaces have superb solutions available with the Kooltherm and Thermapitch ranges fixing into the rafters of the pitched roof in a triple layer format lining the roof, the room interior and cavity between the two.
Ideal for green roofs, essential for refurbishment
Part L regulations come into play anytime a roof has more than 25% of itself refurbished, repaired or replaced, when that happens regulation require that the entire roof is brought up to the latest thermal efficiency standards and typically insulation is the simplest way to meet those requirements. Incorporated into a green roof installation you can really notice some big differences to the energy bills thanks to the combination of earth and synthetics trapping your heat inside.