Welcome to Under One Roof

Providing common repair and retrofit support for tenement flat owners
in Scotland

You can find free information and guidance to help you keep your building warm, dry, and standing strong.

Welcome to Under One Roof

Providing common repair and retrofit support for tenement flat owners in Scotland

You can find free information and guidance to help you keep your building warm, dry, and standing strong.

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Explore our detailed articles on building maintenance, tenement management, and retrofit.

Building maintenance

Learn how to maintain and care for your building with our technical articles on tenement maintenance.

Tenement management

Find out about how to organise common repairs and your rights and responsibilities as a tenement flat owner.

Retrofit

Discover how to make your flat energy efficient and learn about the latest developments in retrofitting tenement buildings.

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Use our free enquiry service to receive answers tailored to your situation.

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Below ground level

Your tenement may have a basement, sometimes used for living accommodation or sometimes used for storage, cellars or wash-houses. These buildings will often also have a 'dunny' between the basement…

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Energy efficiency improvements

Adding insulation and draught-proofing can save money and the planet but in…

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Insulating traditional solid walls

Recent research suggests that traditional solid stone or brick walls provide better…

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Flat roofs

Flat roofs can be found on buildings of all ages. They can…

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Asphalt flat roofs

On stone tenements, asphalt roofs are found on: 'high backs' - raised backcourt…

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