Soundbites don’t always make for a sound specification: inverted roof insulation in the post-Grenfell era
Nathan Good, Technical Sales Manager, Ravago Building Solutions UK While designing a structure and devising a specification, architects routinely balance multiple competing objectives; cost, regulations, usability, and artistic vision, these…
From inflation to insolvencies, here’s how challenging conditions are reshaping compliance on the construction site
Richard Powell, Roofing Sales Manager at Ravago Building Solutions UK Some would say there are three pillars in construction: quality, sustainability, and compliance. Today, compliance is arguably number one. For…
Plastic doesn’t have to be the villain on the road to net zero
A century ago, “the material of a thousand uses” was a vision for the future of plastic. Invented in 1907, the first fully synthetic plastic was – with remarkable clairvoyance – marketed as almost infinite in its applications, promising to revolutionise our daily lives. And so it did.
Cut installation time and labour costs with high-performance insulation
By choosing high-performance insulation for your roofing projects, you can easily deliver exceptional thermal performance, playing your part in the sustainability revolution, while also saving you time and money.
Countering fire safety concerns about inverted flat roof insulation
While there may be further changes to fire safety regulations relating to cladding there simply isn’t the evidence to justify a shift from safe, tried and trusted solutions for inverted flat roofs. Joan Ferrer, Technical Sales Manager at Ravago Building Solutions UK explains.
The importance of trust in the construction industry
From the Grenfell inquiry, to raw material shortages - recent events remind us that confidence in construction isn't a given. Chris Gimson, Commercial Director, UK and Ireland at Ravago Building Solutions UK takes a look at the landscape.