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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…

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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.

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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”.

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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.

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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.

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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.…

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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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…

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ARP Investment Paints a Bright Future