Categories

Click the drop down boxes to find out more about each category:

Roof of the Year Award

The winner of this award is selected by the Judging panel with the project chosen from the 2018 winners. Entries for this award will not be accepted.

Fully Supported Metal

This category is for Zinc, Copper and Stainless Steel. 
 
When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Project Excellence: Project should be unusual or exceptional in some way (out of the ordinary).
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Working with the supply chain to achieve good practice.
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.

Innovation Award

​Projects where either a new or an existing material has been used in an innovative or unexpected at to benefit of the building/ roof and or the environment.
 
When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Details of the project and the images clearly show how the material has been used in an unexpected but beneficial way.
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Working with the supply chain to achieve good practice.
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.

Large Scale Project (Over £250k)

​This for large scale individual projects​ where the roofing part of the project cost over £250k.
 
When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Working with the supply chain to achieve good practice.
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.

Small Scale Project (Under £25k)

​This for small scale individual projects​ where the roofing part of the project cost under £25k.
 
When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Working with the supply chain to achieve good practice.
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.

Lead Roofing

Only projects where lead forms the main part of the roof and not an addition.
 
When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Project Excellence: Project should be unusual or exceptional in some way (out of the ordinary).
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Aesthetics
  • Working with the supply chain to achieve good practice.
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.

Sheeting & Cladding and Rainscreen

When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Project Excellence: Project should be unusual or exceptional in some way (out of the ordinary).
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Aesthetics
  • Working with the supply chain to achieve good practice.
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.

Green Roofing

This ​category is for projects where it forms the main part of the roof and not an addition.
 
When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Project Excellence: Project should be unusual or exceptional in some way (out of the ordinary).
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Aesthetics
  • Working with the supply chain to achieve good practice.
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.

Mastic Asphalt

This category is for projects where the Mastic has been applied to roofs and balconies.
 
When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Project Excellence: Project should be unusual or exceptional in some way (out of the ordinary).
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Working with the supply chain to achieve good practice.
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.

Reinforced Bitumen Membranes

This category is for torch-on, pour and roll, self-adhesives RBM systems.
 
When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Project Excellence: Project should be unusual or exceptional in some way (out of the ordinary).
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Working with the supply chain to achieve good practice.
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.

Single Ply Roofing

This ​category is for all synthetic single ply roofing systems.
 
When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Project Excellence: Project should be unusual or exceptional in some way (out of the ordinary).
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Working with the supply chain to achieve good practice.​
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.

Liquid Applied Waterproofing & Hot-Melt

This ​category is for glass reinforced polyester resins (GRP), flexible unsaturated polyesters, Polyurethanes, PMMA (Polymethylemetacrylate) and hot applied polymer modified bitumen (hot-melt).
 
When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Project Excellence: Project should be unusual or exceptional in some way (out of the ordinary).
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Working with the supply chain to achieve good practice.
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.

Heritage Roofing

This ​category is for projects where existing and/ or reclaimed roof coverings have been used and in line with the NFRC National Heritage Register Roof Types.
 
When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Project Excellence: Project should be unusual or exceptional in some way (out of the ordinary).
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Application of Heritage principles
  • Aesthetics
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.

Roof Slating

This ​category is suitable for ​all natural slates and man-made double-lap slates.
 
When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Project Excellence: Project should be unusual or exceptional in some way (out of the ordinary).
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Aesthetics
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.

Roof Tiling

This ​category is suitable for all roof tiles and single-lap slates.
 
When submitting your entry you should consider the following points; 
 
  • Health & Safety Performance: Works carried out in line with the current regulations to include correct use of PPE where applicable, protection against dust and UV exposure, access equipment and scaffold is correctly installed and used and use of tools and equipment.
  • Project Excellence: Project should be unusual or exceptional in some way (out of the ordinary).
  • Specification: Build-up of the roof.
  • Aesthetics
  • Project Management: Completed on time and to client's satisfaction.