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  1. How Often Do You Inspect Your Roof?

    How Often Do You Inspect Your Roof?

    Here at Roof Stores, we’ve conducted a survey to see how pro-active the British public was when it came to inspecting their roofs. Shockingly, over half (57.4%) of those who answered the survey said they’d never inspected their roof. Not only did over half of the people surveyed never inspect their roof, but around the same number said they’d never...
  2. Everything You Need To Know About Cutting Disks.

    Everything You Need To Know About Cutting Disks.

      When you need to cut through hard materials such as concrete, metal and stone, a manual cutter won’t be enough. Cutting discs provide the ideal solution, making it easier to create a good quality cut in a wide range of tough materials. Below we explain more about cutting discs, what they can be used on, their thickness and the...
  3. A Guide To Buying Roofing Nails

    A Guide To Buying Roofing Nails

      If you are planning to install a new roof onto your property you will need to become familiar with the different types of roofing nails that are available. In our guide to buying roofing nails, we discuss some of the types you can use, their benefits and some of the more common issues found with nails that are installed...
  4. Why Does It Cost So Much For A New Roof?

    Why Does It Cost So Much For A New Roof?

      Changing the materials on your roof costs a lot of money. Sometimes there is no way of avoiding it if the lifespan of your existing roof has reached its end. But why does it cost so much for a new roof to be installed? Read on to find out the various reasons why so you can understand how much...
  5. What Are The Different Types Of Roofing Nail

    What Are The Different Types Of Roofing Nail

      When you visit a DIY store or website searching for nails, there are so many options available that if you aren’t familiar with their differences, you might not know where to start. It’s easy to think that all nails are multi-purpose and can be used on any material, for any type of project to fix something into place. That...
  6. Tools And Accessories Every Roofer Needs

    Tools And Accessories Every Roofer Needs

      Installing a roof involves a lot of hard work and the use of a number of essential tools. In order to complete the job properly you will need a good selection of tools that will save time, money and energy. Below are a list of tools and accessories every roofer needs to get started.   Roofing Knives One of...
  7. How To Save Money On A New Roof

    How To Save Money On A New Roof

      Replacing your roof isn’t cheap and it pays to find ways to save money wherever possible, without compromising on quality. Much will depend on the materials you use and the roofing company’s quote provided to you. Below are some suggestions on how to save money on a new roof to help get you started.   Look for materials on...
  8. The Biggest Cities In 2100

    The Biggest Cities In 2100

    Back in 2010, Tokyo, Japan had the biggest population of any city on the planet with a population of over 36 Million people, which was nearly 15 million more than Delhi, India, which had the second highest population. So, if you were to fast forward to the year 2100, you’d expect Tokyo to be even further ahead, right? Wrong. In...
  9. Biggest Construction Companies

    Biggest Construction Companies

    In this piece, we take a look at the biggest construction companies in the world. We’ll show you where these companies are based, how much money they bring in and interestingly, how many staff members they employ? As it’s not always the companies that have the largest revenues that are the most efficient. Take Actividades De Construccion Y Servicios S.A...
  10. Eco-House Designs

    Eco-House Designs

    Private homes are estimated to be responsible for about one fifth to one-fourth of global carbon dioxide emissions; and for that reason, eco-friendly construction or green building is becoming more and more of a necessity. If you’re looking to move home and are wanting something more eco-friendly, here are some alternative types of housing that will help you cut down...

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