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 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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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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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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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

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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How to's

A Basic Guide for the DIY Fibreglass Roof Installer

Fibreglass – GRP Flat Roofing – GRP stands for Glass Reinforced Polyester. Also known as Fibreglass. This is a visually attractive, reliable method to weather-proof flat, or pitched roofs.

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