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.

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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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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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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Blog

Communication is key and we thrive on it!

In this digital and fast-moving world RKD believe that good communication is paramount. Have you noticed that with many businesses today it’s quite difficult to get meaningful contact?

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Blog

Our new Fire Retardant Kits and Topcoat

Hi, all despite some logistical delays RKD are pleased to inform customers that our new Platinum Fire Retardant Fibreglass Roofing kits and Roofing Topcoat will be released this week.

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Blog

Can I install EPDM under a tiled pitched roof?

The biggest sheet size available from RKD, in each system, is as follows.Note – All sheets can be joined where the roof size is bigger than the maximum sheet size.

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Blog

I’m not sure if rubber roofing sheets be joined?

Yes – This is also not detrimental to the waterproofing or strength capacities. Not every roof is a nice flat rectangle, master the forming of corners, splicing and you can readily join sheeting.

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