The RCI Pitched Roofing Awards are held in association with the following sponsors:

Headline Sponsor


Guttercrest are a manufacturer of Aluminium Gutters, Fascias, Soffits, Wall Copings and Façade Panels, with designs to suit all types of property. Guttercrest’s products are specified on various applications including domestic, commercial and industrial.

The company ethos is to manufacture building products of the highest quality, with very short lead times at competitive prices.

With state of the art manufacturing capabilities across their 65,000 sq ft premises in Shropshire, Guttercrest can produce an endless range of profiles and fabrications. Available Polyester Powder Coated in a variety of colours and finishes including Anodised effect, Textured and Stone effect.


Main Sponsors

ALM (Associated Lead Mills)

Associated Lead Mills Ltd is the UK’s leading distributor of Rolled Lead and ancillary products, and ALM HM the largest Hard Metal and ancillary supplier to the UK building industry. Through excellent work ethics and unparalleled service we have become leaders in our field.

Due to the success of both Lead and Hard Metal Sales and to ensure continuation of customer first service, ALM has now defined two sides of the business as ALM 01992444100 & ALM HM 01992801927. ALM covers all lead enquiries and ALM HM (Hard Metals) covers multi metals including Zinc, Copper, Stainless Steel, Steel, Aluminium and all Accessories. All the knowledge is still under one roof but with separate offices and telephone numbers ensuring customers get through to the right people first time.

If you are a regular user of lead we can easily arrange for an account to be set up within our extensive network of builder’s merchants giving you access to the best products and services available in the UK Market. If you are a builder’s merchant, do not have an account with ALM but would like to set one up, please contact us.


Kingspan Insulated Panels

Pioneering new technologies, creating sustainable building solutions and delivering award winning building design. This is what Kingspan is made of. We are committed to innovation, sustainability and the communities here in Great Britain that we’re proud to be part of.



Following the coming together of Redland and Icopal, BMI is the UK and Ireland’s only manufacturer of both pitched and flat roofing solutions, making us uniquely placed to support any new-build or renovation roofing project.


From initial discussions right through to final sign off, BMI Redland delivers end-to-end solutions and support that are custom built to exceed expectations:


·         Specification expertise for every roof

·         Industry-leading training

·         Manufacture

·         Local project support


Drinks Reception Sponsor

Klober UK

Klober was formed in 1960 and has grown to become one of Europe's leading manufacturers of roof ventilation products and roofing accessories. We have one of the most extensive ranges of roofing products sold today. The company has been instrumental in bringing innovative products to the market, from vapour-permeable underlays and dry-fix products to the design of in-line vents, influencing working practices used in construction. The combination of performance, manufacturing quality and design has led to the creation of some of the industry's best known and respected brands. All are supplied through a nationwide network of merchants.

Klober UK

Menu Sponsor


Crest was established nearly 30 years ago, and is still run by the same people who are engrained in the industry and have a passion for what they do and we are always pleased to share this knowledge and experience with our customers. We make customer satisfaction our utmost priority, hence you can be assured of a high level of service not found too often these days.

We are committed to offering the widest choice possible and a continuous product development programme focused on the long term durability, efficiency and aesthetics of our products.


Host Sponsor



Unique in its sector, PREFA has made a name for itself over the last 70 years when it comes to the development, production and marketing of aluminium roof, façade and roof gutter systems.

The expanding, innovative company now has a market presence in 22 European countries. Based in Austria, the PREFA group employs more than 450 members of staff all over Europe. The wide range of high-quality PREFA aluminium products is produced exclusively in Austria and Germany.




Gallery Sponsor

Home Repair Network

Home Repair Network Limited (HRNL) operates a network of approved and vetted local Roofing Contractors across the UK to provide access for UK Insurance Companies and Home Owners to manage Roofing and Roofline damage claims.

Currently, HRNL has 183 local, specialist Roofing Contractors on its network, each operating within a maximum 25-mile radius of their base location

HRNL do not deduct any commission or retentions from its Roofing Contractors for repair work carried out, there are also no contractor application or IT licence fees.  HRNL generates its income by charging the Insurance Company a fixed, pre-agreed management fee for each roofing claim serviced.

Current HRNL clients, include Lloyds Banking Group, Zurich, LV, Ageas and Allianz.

Home Repair Network