Clearview National April 2018 - Issue 197 - Page 62

CONSERVATORIES&SOLIDROOFS ROOF INSTALLED ON GRADE II LISTED MANSION » » ROOF ASSURED BY SARNAFIL installer, ROOFPRO London Ltd, was appointed for this interesting project in Holland Park by main contractor IMKO London Ltd. With huge mansions and a relaxed feel, Holland Park is one of the most exclusive areas of London. ROOFPRO installed the Sarnafil single ply membrane on a Grade II listed building converted into flats and owned by a charitable institute. roof was not left open and vulnerable; the The original 320 m2 roof was made up of roof stayed covered and watertight to protect layers of felt and asphalt roofing materials the flats below which remained inhabited and in a very poor condition. A critical point throughout the project. had been reached with years of patching To comply with listed building regulations, and repairs leaving the flat roof weak and ROOFPRO renewed old rooflights with vulnerable leading to leaks with the potential matching conservatory-style. For access a new to damage the interior of this lovely old SarnaLite rooflight with access hatch was also building. Another repair was not an option – installed. SarnaLite rooflights not only achieve a new roof was needed. the architectural vision of a project but can Over an eight week window the completely satisfy current building regulations ROOFPRO installation team stripped down and sustainability targets. and replaced the old roof section by section The finished roof was inspected by a with a new Sarnafil cold roof. This staged Sarnafil Field Technician and signed off for its approach was