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RICS Building Surveying Conference, Glasgow, 16 November

16.10.2017
We will be on hand at the RICS Building Surveying Conference on Thursday 16 November at Hampden Park, Glasgow to introduce you to our extensive range of cold liquid applied surfacing and waterproofing systems that have been used to protect some of the most challenging environments in the UK and abroad...

Visit us at the Academies Show Birmingham

04.09.2017
We will be exhibiting at the Academies Show on the 22 November 2017, in the NEC, Birmingham. This one day event aims to empower the education sector to address the latest developments and issues affecting schools. Visit our stand, A48 to understand how our comprehensive range of cold liquid...

Arena Village, Leeds

20.06.2017
Triflex, working with ProSure authorised contractor Weatherproofing Advisors Ltd. have completed renovations to a 100m2 roof at the busy student accommodation complex, Arena Village. Take a look at the full case study.

St. Simon Stock School, Maidstone

20.06.2017
Triflex have teamed up with Ashley Consultants UK Limited and Triflex authorised contractor, Concept Roofing & Cladding Services, to completely refurbish four roofs at St. Simon Stock Catholic School in Maidstone, Kent. Read the full case study.

Education Funding Agency raising hot works fire risk awareness

30.11.2016
The Education Funding Agency (EFA) have recently published the ‘Fire risk during school maintenance or building works’ document to highlight potential fires risks caused by using hot works during school building maintenance. The EFA state ‘Any construction activity involving hot works has...

Why parking prangs and door dings are causing chaos this Christmas

28.11.2016
The latest figures released from accident aftercare specialist Accident Exchange, have revealed that over the past 12 months British motorists have spent £1.4 million rectifying damage to their vehicles caused whilst simply parking their car. These low-speed parking accidents account for...

Triflex at the Academies Show Birmingham

08.11.2016
Triflex will be exhibiting alongside other product and service providers at the UK’s definitive education exhibition, Academies (Birmingham) Show. The one day event aims to empower the education sector to address the latest developments and issues affecting schools. Supporting schools...

Introducing Alan Galloway, National Account Manager

27.10.2016
Triflex UK are pleased to announce the appointment of Alan Galloway as National Accounts Manager. Alan joins Triflex with specific responsibility for the further development of business in the education sector, where the company has long standing relationships having delivered a significant number...

Securing improvement and refurbishment funding for academic attainment

17.10.2016
A modern, safe and secure environment can help raise achievement and self-esteem, improve behaviour and health, as well as help children and young people develop a wide range of skills. Many school improvements can be achieved without large-scale, high-cost developments. Simple improvement projects that...

Construction workers say goodbye to the yellow, it's old hat!

11.10.2016
It appears that the days of the yellow hard hats and the iconic image of Bob the Builder may be numbered. According to news reports, leading industry body, BuildUK have created a new colour-coded scheme for hats. Although many construction sites and government agencies already operate a form of...

It’s getting congested up there

20.09.2016
Those of us in the construction and roofing industry will know that waterproofing a roof has more to it than choosing a product, applying it, then sitting back as it gives years of seamless protection. Whether it's for new build or refurbishment, a waterproofing system must adapt to the conditions...

Winter's coming: The stark truth about ponding water

13.09.2016
The problem of standing water Existing flat roofs and gutters are often subjected to standing water, or ponding, especially following heavy rain. The general assumption is that as a waterproofing system is designed to prevent water ingress, standing water will not be an issue. The reality can however be...