Roofing, slate and related resources
For those of you interested in this beautiful, natural building material, take a look at the following slate related sites:
The Welsh Slate Museum at Llanberis introduces you to the full history of Welsh slate and includes slate splitting demos, displays about slate quarrying and exhibits showing the machinery that involved, restored period slate building etc.
The Slate Industry of North and Mid Wales for some fascinating historical background and photos detailing the Welsh slate industry as a whole.
Scottish Slate Islands Heritage Trust on the west coast of Scotland, Argyll includes a number of islands which, in the 18th and 19th century, were the centre of the Scottish slate industry.
Building Conservation Links
Useful organisations and websites
Building Regulations Building Regulations Division for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Scottish Building Regulations Building Standards Regulations for Scotland.
The Ancient Monuments Society established for the study and conservation of ancient monuments and historic buildings of all ages and types.
thehouseplanner.co.uk a UK resource for anyone interested in conservation, renovation or home improvements.
ASAP Architects; Derbyshire conservation architects with an emphasis on conversion, refurbishment, extension and re-organisation of existing buildings.
Peregrine Bryant London based architecture and building conservation practice.
Conservation Architecture & Planning based in Hampshire, Conservation Architecture & Planning are Chartered Architects, Chartered Town Planners and Urban Designers dealing with historic and new buildings in the UK and overseas.
Jim Buckley's sites
Stormflex JobLog which provides customer feedback about work done by Stormflex and contains our recent job history, customer comments and photos.
Wild Wales Outdoor, climbing, hiking and walking holidays in Wales. The Wild Wales aim is simple – to share with others our enthusiasm for walking and climbing in the wild places of North Wales, our wide experience of the outdoors and our love for Eryri (Snowdonia).
Corn Exchange a superb website demonstrating the superb inner-space of this fine building, partly due to the significant savings achieved by using the stormflex system.
Adhesivesi.com Everything Adhesives, from 3m Adhesive Tape to Wood Adhesives.
Slateworld.com Slates and Quartzite. Slate World is the source for the largest range of slate and quartzite products
Rob Roberts , designer extraordinaire