Latest News

5 Benefits of ARP’s Britannia Cast Iron Rainwater System

ARP have been supplying Britannia cast iron rainwater products since 2014, so we thought it would be a timely reminder of why you should choose ARP for your cast iron. We have compiled a list of 5 benefits of our Britannia cast iron rainwater products, but we are sure you…

Read full post
5 Benefits of ARP’s Britannia Cast Iron Rainwater System

5 Steps to Safer Working Together

Staying COVID-19 Secure in 2020 We have been working hard behind the scenes to make our business COVID 19 safe.  We have followed government advice and established new working practices to keep our staff working safely and have carried out the five steps to safer working together. We have carried…

Read full post
5 Steps to Safer Working Together

Coronavirus Company Update – 11th May 2020

Trying to get back to work?  Not sure if you can get supplies?   We are open! As with many businesses we had to reduce a lot of our services during the lockdown enforced by the government.  We are writing to inform you of our review of our working practices to…

Read full post

Coronavirus Company Update

In response to the latest Government advice and having reviewed our operations, ARP has taken the decision to implement a controlled reduction in its operation to assist in limiting the amount of unnecessary travel at this challenging time for us all. We have taken this decision in the best interests…

Read full post

New Price Lists – April 2020 Now Available

Get your copy now – Make sure you have the most up to date prices for all your aluminium and cast iron roofline and rainwater products by downloading our updated price lists now. This year we have included our Trueline Coping Prices – See pages 48-49.

Read full post
New Price Lists – April 2020 Now Available

Coronavirus

As the Coronavirus outbreak continues to challenge our everyday life, we wanted to let you know what we are doing to ensure that it is business as usual. We have been monitoring the changing situation and will continue to do so. We would like to inform you of the measures…

Read full post

New Extension to School Matches Existing Thanks to ARP

Clarborough School in Nottingham was recently extended and to keep the buildings looking the same, needed to have the bullnose fascia details, rainwater goods and an aluminium standing seam roof detail.  Having worked with ARP for over a decade Jarvis Roofing knew where to source the products from.

Read full post
New Extension to School Matches Existing Thanks to ARP

Seasonal Opening Times and Delivery Dates 2019

ARP Ltd would like to wish all our customers a very happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year. We will close on Friday 20th December 2019 and re-open on Thursday 2nd January 2020. Our last date for deliveries is Friday 20th December 2019 and deliveries will begin again on Friday…

Read full post
Seasonal Opening Times and Delivery Dates 2019

New Video – Quick, Easy & Mess-free

In June this year, ARP launched their new next generation of rainwater fittings and an improved snap-fit sealant injection jointing system on the beaded half round system, with no need for nuts, bolts or rivets. To show you exactly how quick, easy and mess-free this new system really is, we…

Read full post
New Video – Quick, Easy & Mess-free

Victorian Church gets new Aluminium Rainwater System from ARP

A Victorian church, built in 1893, required some care and attention.  Along with a new roof, a full new rainwater system was also needed, rainfall intensity and budget constraints were key factors in the choice of products. Legacy No. 46 Ogee and Plain Half Round aluminium gutters and Colonnade Aluminium…

Read full post
Victorian Church gets new Aluminium Rainwater System from ARP

Visit Us at Contractors Day – 2nd October 2019

We are pleased to confirm we will be attending Contractors Day at Old Trafford in Manchester.  Come along and meet the team and see how we can help you with all your roofline and rainwater needs. We will be on stand no. 41, where we would be happy to discuss…

Read full post
Visit Us at Contractors Day – 2nd October 2019

Sentinel Technical Product Guide Now Available

We are pleased to announce the long-awaited update to the Technical Product Guide for Sentinel is now available to download. This section of the Technical Product Guide includes the new sealant injection jointing system for our Sentinel beaded half round snapfit gutter as well as the new components giving a…

Read full post
Sentinel Technical Product Guide Now Available

ARP’s New Sentinel Jointing System is Quick, Easy and Mess Free

ARP Launches its next generation of rainwater fittings – with an improved snap-fit jointing system. At ARP, we believe that innovative solutions combined with operational excellence are key drivers in delivering success and customer satisfaction. Operating within the rainwater and roofline sectors that have traditionally been dominated by uPVC, the…

Read full post
ARP’s New Sentinel Jointing System is Quick, Easy and Mess Free

New Sectional Price List – May 2019 Now Available

With all the new product lines and design improvements made in the last couple of months, we are launching a brand new price list for our sectional aluminium and cast iron products. Filled with imagery of products including our new range of hoppers and motifs as well as other details…

Read full post
New Sectional Price List – May 2019 Now Available

New Design for Sentinel Range Helps Improve Lead Times

ARP, a market leader in the supply of aluminium rainwater and roofline products is proud to continue on its pathway of bringing innovative design to the market, with the improvement of its Sentinel range of guttering to include a new jointing system for its Sentinel half-round snap-fit guttering and an…

Read full post
New Design for Sentinel Range Helps Improve Lead Times

New Price Lists – April 2019 Now Available

Our new April 2019 price lists are now available to download or request printed copies, please see our Download Centre to get yours

Read full post
New Price Lists – April 2019 Now Available

Photo Competition – November Winners

ARP Ltd is pleased to announce the winners of their Photo Competition for November are Ross Grylls of Cotswold Rainwater Services, with an image of ARP’s Colonnade downpipes and hoppers in an unusual configuration to a primary school. Steve Jones of Metal Gutter Company showing ARPs Sentinel Modern Ogee Radius …

Read full post
Photo Competition – November Winners

Photo Competition – October Winners

ARP Ltd is pleased to announce the winners of their Photo Competition for October are Chris Barnicoat of CDB Aluminium, with an image of ARP’s White Legacy Curved gutter on a stunning new build in Cornwall. Richard Perrins of B Jarvis Roofing Ltd, with an image of ARP’s Bullnose Fascia…

Read full post
Photo Competition – October Winners

ARP Overcome Curved Fascia Challenge with Bespoke Rainwater System

A major remodelling of an existing property in Sevenoaks, Kent, provided a challenge for ARP to create a gutter solution that would fit the curved fascia on the newly built orangery extension. Legion aluminium box gutter was teamed with Colonnade aluminium flushjoint square downpipes.

Read full post
ARP Overcome Curved Fascia Challenge with Bespoke Rainwater System

Be a Winner – Enter our Photo Competition

We need your help! We are pleased to announce the launch of our Photo Competition – all you have to do is enter a photograph showing ARP’s products which have been installed, with a short description. Get your cameras and phones out, and take some pictures! Free to enter and…

Read full post
Be a Winner – Enter our Photo Competition

Grade II Listed Building Met Restrictive Planning Requirements

Danbury Palace is a private country estate which has been transformed into 45 luxury houses and apartments.  The Coach House’s traditional style of pitched roof with dormers, a red brick façade and grade II listed building, meant that the rainwater system had to meet the restrictive planning requirements, as well…

Read full post
Grade II Listed Building Met Restrictive Planning Requirements

Matching Rainwater & Roofline System Gives New Build Contemporary Finish

The architect specified that aluminium should be used for the rainwater and roofline system and ARP provided samples of products and colour swatches for the architect to inspect and approve. By choosing aluminium over plastic it gave the specifier access to a massive range of polyester powder coating colours which…

Read full post
Matching Rainwater & Roofline System Gives New Build Contemporary Finish

Rainwater System to Blend with Stonework on this New Build

Having seen first hand how upvc roofline and rainwater products can fail, this self-builder decided that aluminium was his material of choice. Wanting the gutters and downpipes to blend with the stone accents used in this building, ARP’s in-house polyester powder coating facility was able to match the rainwater products…

Read full post
Rainwater System to Blend with Stonework on this New Build

Great Product and Fast Lead Time

After receiving samples from ARP, Trendgrey Construction chose ARP’s Sentinel beaded half round guttering and Colonnade flushjoint aluminium downpipes for the housing development in Arlington Avenue in Leamington Spa. James Yates, Quantity Surveyor commented “Great product and good fast lead time”.

Read full post
Great Product and Fast Lead Time

Successful IronMan Adjustment Event

ARP recently invited customers who had purchased IronMan Gutter Machines for their bi-annual adjustment. With a very successful event, the weather being extremely kind, we welcomed over 70 machines, which were serviced and adjusted by the Head Technician, from the IronMan manufacturer in the USA. See the images and video…

Read full post
Successful IronMan Adjustment Event

Scottish Winters Dictate Upgrade to Legacy Cast Aluminium Guttering

During an extensive refurbishment of a property in Glenshee, the cast iron guttering system needed replacing.  Due to the increased capacity of the gutter required due to melting snow, simply replacing the system wasn’t an option – a higher capacity gutter was required.  Working closely with the contractor and the…

Read full post
Scottish Winters Dictate Upgrade to Legacy Cast Aluminium Guttering

IronMan™ Adjustment Event – Dates Announced

ARP Ltd are pleased to announce the dates for the latest IronMan™ Adjustment Days Tuesday 17th April Wednesday 18th April Thursday 19th April This event only happens every two years, so make sure you get booked in. As previous events, Larry Lucas an experienced gutter machine engineer from KWM, USA…

Read full post
IronMan™ Adjustment Event – Dates Announced

ARP Provide Aluminium Roofline and Rainwater Solution for New School

Birkett House Community Special School has been designed and built to cater for the needs of up to 200 students aged between 5 and 19. The new school building design incorporated a large curved mono pitch roof, bespoke fascia and soffit with double tiered hoppers.  The design further included a…

Read full post
ARP Provide Aluminium Roofline and Rainwater Solution for New School

Team Effort Enabled Sports Centre to be Completed in Time for Kick Off

A brand new Community Sports Centre in Crick required a rainwater system that would last the distance, but also be maintenance free. Offering a saving on the originally specified product and a quick lead time ensured the community sports centre was finished in time for kick off.

Read full post
Team Effort Enabled Sports Centre to be Completed in Time for Kick Off

A Heavenly Restoration of a Grade I Listed Church

The refurbishment of a Grade I Listed Church in Exeter demanded that the contractor, architect and ARP worked together to get the correct product, in the right quantities to ensure that the finished job kept all the aesthetics of this beautiful church.

Read full post
A Heavenly Restoration of a Grade I Listed Church

ARP Strengthen Sales Team

ARP, a leading supplier of aluminium and cast iron rainwater and roofline systems to the UK merchant sector, is pleased to announce that it is further strengthening its sales force with the appointment of Mark Luke as its new Area Sales Manager for the South West and South Wales region.…

Read full post
ARP Strengthen Sales Team

Out With The Old, In With The New

Mount Gould Hospital is part of the NHS Livewell Southwest and provides many healthcare services as well as being their headquarters.  The building was in need of a complete re-roof and the rainwater system was replaced.  The existing Cast Iron System was replaced with ARP’s Legacy Cast Aluminium Gutters and…

Read full post
Out With The Old, In With The New

Property Refurbished Using Trueline Bespoke Aluminium Pressings

An expansive extension and refurbishment project on a property in Brightlingsea called on ARP to use all their expertise to overcome design constraints, whilst meeting both the design brief and the client’s expectations.  The brief was for a clean, low maintenance material that could be used for the Soffits, Fascia,…

Read full post
Property Refurbished Using Trueline Bespoke Aluminium Pressings

Academy Building Transformed – Thanks to Trueline

The Robert Owen Academy in Hereford was one of the first recipients to receive re-deployed buildings from the London Olympics in 2012.  The government and the Olympic Committee were keen to ensure that the buildings could be re-used or recycled making the London Olympics as green as possible.  However, the…

Read full post
Academy Building Transformed – Thanks to Trueline

ARP Investment Paints a Bright Future

ARP held an opening ceremony on Thursday 11th August to launch its new conveyorised wet paint spraying line. The Leicester based business was founded in a garage 30 years ago and has since grown to occupy 30,000 sq. ft. premises at Meridian Business Park. The investment of almost £500,000 for…

Read full post
ARP Investment Paints a Bright Future