Demand Takes Roofing Firm To Next Level

Premier Roof Systems is responding to growing demand for aluminium roof lanterns and recently started supplying the Korniche – the ‘next generation’ of thermally broken roof lanterns from Made for Trade.

Premier Roof Systems co-founder and director Jamie Blackwood said: “We have increasingly been approached about full aluminium systems and were looking at what system to take on board. We already had a good relationship with Made for Trade and knew that the Korniche was one of the newest lanterns so we went up for a demo. It definitely ticks all the boxes – we have sold 20 of them in about a month.”

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Jon Orrock, Chris Mullen, Jamie Blackwood and Pouya Bostani

The Bigger Picture – Interview with Clearview Magazine

PREMIER ROOF SYSTEMS was founded in 2011 by childhood friends and experienced industry professionals, Jamie Blackwood and Chris Mullen. In the five short years since it began, the business has grown from just the two directors to employing seventeen people and now fabricates between twenty to twenty-five roofs per week, including the Guardian Warm Roof system. The company’s success and reputation has not come without hard work but, as Jamie tells Clearview, they have always kept their eye on the bigger picture…

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Chris Mullen and Jamie Blackwood

South Shields Conservatory Roof Manufacturer Celebrates £1 Million Turnover Record With New Factory Plans

Premier Roof Systems (www.premierroofsystems.co.uk) has confirmed plans to open a new 10,000 square feet production facility in South Shields with the creation of five new jobs. After celebrating a £1 million annual turnover figure for the first time in its history last year, the conservatory roof manufacturer and installer is now gearing up for growth in 2016 with the opening of a new production facility later this year.

Premier Roof Systems is the only manufacturer of the Guardian Warm Roof System in South Tyneside. And a total of 13 staff in the new factory will help deliver over 60 new Guardian roofs every month. Premier Roof Systems joint-owner Jamie Blackwood said: “We are grateful to our customers for their support and our staff for all their hard work to help us build a successful growing business. We’re looking forward to bringing in more staff and we’re excited about the future.”

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