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Why we have pledged our support to the NFRC’s RoofCERT

August 13th, 2018

We have pledged our support for a four-year accreditation programme focused on ensuring best practice across the sector.
We are now a member of RoofCERT, funded by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) and the National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC).
The programme aims to establish an industry recognised ​accreditation standard for a roofing…

The Apex Angle – Working in the heat

July 26th, 2018

For people cooped up in offices during the summer, the idea of working outside when the mercury is rising sounds ideal. But actually, many roofers find that the heat can bring with it a number of difficult challenges. Jackie looks at how to weather the season and ensure that you…

Apex Roofing shortlisted in London Construction Awards 2018!

July 16th, 2018

We are thrilled to announce that we have been shortlisted in the Women in Construction category in the 2018 London Construction Awards.

The awards, judged by a panel of 12 of the UK’s most credible construction heads, recognise achievements, developments and innovation within London’s booming construction industry. The Women in Construction…

Apprentices: “it’s impossible to measure the commercial value” – Total Contractor article

May 30th, 2018

When the recession hit, construction contracted by 16.5% in the space of three years.

The industry cut back on training, stopped offering apprenticeships and desperately tried to cling on through one of the worst economic downturns of recent times.

Then things started to improve. Suddenly there was plenty of work –…

Apex Roofing shortlisted for prestigious award

May 2nd, 2018

We are pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted for the Inspire Awards 2018 in two categories – Most Inspiring Contractor and Most Inspiring Role Model – and are competing against some big names in the construction industry.

The Inspire Awards aims to celebrate the individuals and teams that inspire…

Apex Roofing receive gold level health & safety award for second year

March 27th, 2018

We are thrilled to have been recognised with a gold standard award for our top level health and safety practices for a second year.

Apex Roofing have been awarded a gold level certificate by the National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC), as part of their…

The impact of poor payment practices on contractors – Total Contractor article

March 27th, 2018

Small suppliers have always suffered at the hands of big businesses – but when those giants go under, the fallout can spell utter disaster.

As the news spread over the past weeks of Carillion’s £1.3 billion debt, work on many construction sites across the UK came…

Roofing boss seeks to shatter glass ceiling

March 8th, 2018

To mark International Women’s Day, Jackie Biswell, one of the women building our future in the construction industry, explains why females can plug the skills gap and enhance the sector.

Hidden away in the small print of a government report on employment in 2016, you’ll find a note that tells…

Suffolk roofing contractors make sensory cabin dream a reality

November 10th, 2017

Three Suffolk-based companies have donated their time and expertise to assist with the construction & fitout of a sensory cabin for children with physical disabilities and learning difficulties.

Apex Roofing, Apex Scaffolding and Bauder Ltd in conjunction with other local companies have provided labour, scaffolding and materials free of charge…

Green roofs – what are they?

October 20th, 2017

Apex are always interested in new and upcoming trends in roofing. Here Jackie Biswell takes a closer look at green roofing – a really hot topic in construction right now.

There is nothing quite like a green oasis in the heart of an urban jungle.

So it stands to reason that…