Glidevale Protect

Barnstaple architects CPD programme

Barnstaple architects Peregrine Mears Architects works hard to keep up-to-date with the latest developments in design and building construction.

Kelly Phipps, Commercial Manager of Building Product Design Ltd visited the PMA studios to give an enlightening presentation of Glidevale Protect, a leading UK producer of building materials, offering a comprehensive range of products for new build and refurbishment construction schemes and helping to create healthy solutions.

“It’s great for our team to know the latest insights and data, and today’s CPD session focused on ventilation in roofs, the likely challenges, with guidance and product solutions.” explained lead architect Perry Mears. He continued “The technical design is always an individual solution, with so many variables to consider. Expertise carefully applied at the design stage will reap rewards throughout the life of a building. Errors or subsequent modifications can be costly, distributive and frustrating, so it is really reassuring to know that there is this market-leading technical expertise advice, readily at hand.

With specialist Roofing and Construction divisions, Glidevale Protect has built real strength in depth over the past 40 years, with a vast technical knowledge and expertise in their field manufacturing a range of quality products, supporting the construction industry with reliable technical information with compliant solutions.

PMA Chartered Architectural Technologist Dan Huxtable said “I know firsthand how the impact of poor roof ventilation can impact a home’s internal environment. Glidevale Protect’s products and technical expertise are reassuring and a necessity to ensure we remain healthy in our homes.”

Perry Mears continued ”Our architectural practice remains dedicated to continual improvement, developing our professional service and this CPD helps our team remain up to date, professional and compliant.”

Glidevale Protect’s Roofing Division offers a comprehensive range of pitched roof underlays, roofing ventilation products for all tile and slate roofs, together with eaves, abutment and ridge options plus roofing accessories. Their Construction Division’s range includes air and vapour control layers, construction membranes for walls, floors and ceilings and membranes for specialist applications. The company is recognised for its cavity tray expertise, offering one of the most comprehensive ranges in the market, as well as a range of loft access hatches and building ventilation solutions.