Roofing contractors (inc Green roofs)

Roofs are a substantial element of a building's structure and so the materials used can have a large effect on its environmental impact. Choosing a roof finish that actively supports the environment is the pinnacle in sustainable construction. ‘Green roofs' are an environmental and ecological solution for the future, and are roof structures that are covered with plants, whether as a garden finish or for visual aesthetics with grasses or sedums. In either case, a green roof controls humidity, filters dust and air-borne pollutants, manages storm water and therefore reduces localised flooding, actively converts carbon dioxide into oxygen, improves the acoustic and thermal insulation of the building as well as creating a natural habitat and increasing biodiversity.

Alternatively, selecting natural materials where possible like slate or wood. Look for recycled goods like tiles made from old tyres or source roofing goods from reclamation yards.

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Abervalley Slate Salvage
1 King Street
Abertridwr
Senghenydd
Caerphilly
CF83 4BE
029 20832220

We sell recycled slate.

Bauder Limited
Broughton House
Broughton Road
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP1 3QR
Tel: 01473 257 671
r.powell@bauder.co.uk
Fax: 01473 230 761
Mob: 07771 666 200
Richard Powell Wales & Gloucestershire Area Technical Sales Manager
www.bauder.co.uk

Bauder's long and impressive history of supplying green roofs for nearly 30 years gives clients the security that every green roof installed is delivered with the knowledge, understanding and expertise of what is required. Bauder provide the complete package of waterproofing systems and associated landscaping components, to ensure that the most complex of roof gardens through to a simple low maintenance environmental greening will always deliver a compatible and reliable green roof. as a leading manufacturer, Bauder's product range has been developed to provide a single source for all flat roof waterproofing solutions. the company is committed to continually advancing its product range to ensure the right technical and commercial solution for each individual project.

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