To support this new website RKD have transposed some of our blog and news articles from our previous website.

We will be focusing ongoing to provide new and interesting insights to our company, products, offers, tips, and general market feedback to update our web users and be integrating these with our social platforms.

Blog

What is an outbuilding?

An outbuilding is a building that has been constructed in the garden of a property. They are most often used as storage buildings or garages, but they can also be used for other purposes such as offices, man caves, living spaces and much more. 

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Blog

EPDM Rubber Roof Install Text Only

The RKD selection of ClassicBond Kits and membranes offer a fully-adhered system that will adhere to wood, wood fibreboard and lightweight concrete.
DO NOT apply to polystyrene insulation.

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Blog

What is GRP Roofing?

GRP stands for Glass Reinforced Plastic, which can also be referred to as Fibreglass, Composite Plastic and FRP (Fibreglass-Reinforced Polymer)
GRP is a lightweight yet strong building material that resists corrosion and is extremely versatile.

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Fibreglass Roofing

Common Flat Roofing Mistakes

At RKD we believe we are truly on hand every step on the way when installing our products, this is evident when looking at our customer’s roofs. Although we supply full and comprehensive installation guides, we will always advise our customers…

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News

New Website

Our survey of 100s of our customers was most instructive.
Upon analysing the feedback we were able to upgrade our website so that it is entirely built to serve our customers needs.

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Latest

Can a Flat Roof be Repaired?

More often than not, many residential, commercial, or industrial buildings have flat roofs installed. For instance, construction companies often install EPDM roofing (cost-effective and resilient) and GRP roofing (lightweight and long-lasting). However, your flat roof may undergo leakage in extreme conditions in time. 

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Blog

Is a fibreglass roof better than an EPDM roof?

Well here’s a question we get asked quite frequently. In frankness, it’s all in personal perception and the project you are envisaging. Both systems have first-class waterproofing qualities.

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Fibreglass Roofing

Fixing edge trims when installing a fibreglass roof.

RKD understand that fixing GRP trims is perhaps the first and most straightforward element of installing a fibreglass roof. This of course assumes that your decking, which is preferably 18mm OSB has been laid

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Fibreglass Roofing

Fibreglass GRP roofing throughout winter.

With winter fast approaching RKD have again designed Fibreglass Roofing Kits and Supplies to enable our customers to continue fibreglass installation throughout the season.

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Blog

Roofing Kits Direct maintain a UK Wide Service

RKD profess UK wide service and delivery. So we thought it would be a good idea to show this visually – here’s a map showing the spread of our most recent kit deliveries

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Blog

What is a Geotextile underlay used for on an EPDM roof?

1. The Geotextile fleece underlay can be used on top of the rubber membrane to protect it from sharp objects when it is planned to cover the membrane with pebbles for fire protection.

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News

Genuine Feedback we just had to publish.

​” I have been compelled to write this review for RKD and give a 5 Star rating because of the experience I recently had with this company, and in particular, the person that took my initial call.

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