09 November 2016
The updated BS 5334:2014 Code of practice for slating and tiling specifies a number of batten sizes based upon the span of the rafters and the product being used
01 September 2016
Gavin White, product manager from Marley Eternit, says many specifiers do not specify a specific roofing batten in the process, however, there are valid reasons to do so.
02 August 2016
We often get asked the question “Why is the Batten RED?”.
JB-RED is the branding given to our BS5534 graded roofing battens, which are coloured red to help identify the batten as graded on site. It is part of the trademark that sets the JB battens apart. JB-Red battens are graded and manufactured to BS5534, in addition to having BBA accreditation.
JB-RED is computer graded using a combination of cameras and lasers giving consistent accurate grading.
JB-RED is preservative treated aft...
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