Bonfire Night

Bonfire Night

The risk of fire on roofing projects has long been a major concern. Whilst safe working practices can reduce the risk of working with live flame, there are now numerous roofing system options that eliminate live flame entirely. Self adhesive felt and single ply, and liquid waterproofing systems offer the roofing market a practical solution to a torch free site, whilst still being supported by manufacturer guarantees. Should you wish to discuss the torch free options for an upcoming roofing…

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Roofing projects – Schools

Roofing projects – Schools

During the schools’ summer holidays Holloway Cook were contract committed, refurbishing roofs throughout the country. After this work is completed, for many schools this will be the end of their main maintenance and refurbishment period for another 12 months. However, not all roofing works needs to be carried out during holiday periods. Unlike classroom extensions or internal fit outs, Holloway Cook are happy to advise schools on projects that can be undertaken during term time. When the opportunity has been…

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Working the length and breadth of the UK

Working the length and breadth of the UK

Holloway Cook have spent many years establishing good working relationships with clients in both the North West and Greater London areas. We are pleased to have many ongoing and future works secured in these areas. Sometimes clients ask us to stretch our wings, and right now we are working the length and breadth of the country.  We have a team up in Scourie in Northern Scotland and a team working in Brighton,  a project waiting to restart in Mumbles, South…

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Premier league

Premier league

Premiership football being played behind closed doors for the remaining games of the 2020 season will be tough for season ticket holding Liverpool fans. Holloway Cook have also been working hard behind closed doors to maintain their position as a premier league roofing contractor working on the Anfield stadium.   When the fans are finally allowed to return to Anfield again, and can celebrate Liverpool becoming champions, Holloway Cook will have prepared the way; installing an IKO weatherproofing system to the…

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Adapting new ways to communicate and learn

Adapting new ways to communicate and learn

The corona virus has certainly changed the way we do certain activities in business, from meeting around the board room table replaced with ‘Teams’ and going to training courses in the classroom substituted with ‘Zoom’ whilst enjoying the sun in the back garden. Adam Forden, our Junior Contracts Manager, has successfully completed his Site Management Safety Training course utilising Zoom, and is progressing with his NVQ Level 6 in Construction Contracting Operations management all from the comfort of his home…

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VE Day

VE Day

Friday 8th May will be the 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe day. There are many parallels between the struggles of the Second World War and what we are going through today. This new hidden enemy that has affected all our lives, some more than others,  is still being fought by second world war veteran’s such as Captain Tom Moore, who has raised over £30 million for the NHS and has been honoured by the Queen. What an example he is…

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Essential Services

Essential Services

During the coronavirus crisis Holloway Cook have been able to continue delivering commercial roofing services throughout the UK for specific customers, whose service provision is taken for granted but essential during these difficult times, the likes of BT. Holloway Cook we have taken all necessary steps to ensure our employees are protected, either by working from home where possible or by following government and industry guidelines out on site. We would not be able to deliver our services without the…

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The Art of a Great Website

The Art of a Great Website

We’ve launched our new website and are proud to share the new design with you. Designed and built by our award winning agency C21 based in Altrincham. The new website showcases our strengths in providing a comprehensive range of weatherproofing services for commercial and industrial clients. C21 have created a lively, colourful website depicting the seasons in a contemporary and vibrant way — bringing the art of weatherproofing to life.  Project Manager, Emma Bewley at C21 commented “We were thrilled…

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