Case Studies

At Langley, we have already earned an enviable reputation for the exceptional standards of our roofing solutions and services. Our goal has always been to work in partnership with our contractors and deliver a high-quality, personalised service, based on our extensive range of high-performance system solutions and accessories.

Take a look at some of the great solutions we have been working on below. For further information on any of the case studies shown, please get in touch and our team will be able to help.

06/09/2019

Girdlestone Estate

The success of the Girdlestone Estate refurbishment project was recognised at the 2018 Roofing Awards, when it won the Reinforced Bitumen Membranes category. The housing estate had suffered from water ingress issues, and these were successfully resolved by Langley’s design and specification, installed by Opus Waterproofing Solutions Ltd, a Langley Approved Contractor. During the 1990s, a shallow pitched metal butterfly roof with in-built gutters was installed onto all Girdlestone Estate properties. However, defects in the...

28/06/2019

Northampton International Academy

Langley provided an innovative and durable solution to the challenges posed by this major roof refurbishment project. The architecturally award-winning building, previously branded as an eyesore, was once a Royal Mail sorting office which lay derelict for years until its transformation into a brand-new Academy with places for 2,200 pupils. Langley Approved Contractor, Ice Roofing and Cladding Limited, overcame the initial challenge and completed the refurbishment of all roof areas to an excellent standard. The renovation required...

28/02/2019

Clitheroe Golf Club

The proximity of pitched roofs and upstands were identified as potential fire risks by Langley’s comprehensive roof condition survey, requiring a flame free system. Langley’s survey highlighted that despite a multitude of ageing roof systems which had been repaired over the years, some areas were suitable to overlay the original asphalt and reinforced bituminous membrane. This made the project more cost-effective and reduced the waste to landfill. Permicoat Ltd, a Langley Approved Contractor, carried out the roof...

22/02/2019

Debenham High School

Debenham High School became an Academy in 2011 and inherited buildings dating back to 1960s, including those with several leaking roofs. Langley worked alongside Debenham High School and Archer Building Consultancy to produce extensive condition reports and specifications to facilitate the securing of funds for refurbishment through the CIF. The bespoke design included multiple tapered insulation schemes and a redesigned external drainage system to improve the drainage and reduce the stress on the building fabric being caused by...