Glidevale
  • IMPROVED MEMBRANE PREVENTS HARMFUL GROUND GASES

    IMPROVED MEMBRANE PREVENTS HARMFUL GROUND GASES

    Glidevale has improved its ground gas protection membrane, the Protect GDB10 Plus. Achieved by increasing the robustness of the material, the membrane’s puncture resistance has been boosted by more than 30%, ensuring less risk of tearing and ripping on site.

  • Glidevale improved loft hatch range

    Glidevale improved loft hatch range

    We have streamlined our current loft hatch offer to simplify selection and identification.

    Improved branded packaging will benefit both stockists for merchandising purposes and end users for ease of identification on site.

  • A Low Energy Ventilation Strategy for Social Housing

    A Low Energy Ventilation Strategy for Social Housing

    As seen in the Housing Association Magazine, Glidevale iPSV provides numerous benefits over traditional MEV/MVHR.

    The intelligent passive stack ventilation system is a whole-house, humidity sensitive, fully automatic solution. It provides a natural, no energy alternative to mechanical ventilation systems.

  • VERSA-TILE G5

    VERSA-TILE G5

    Glidevale, the specialist building products and ventilation solutions provider, extends its tile ventilator range with an improved version of its Versa-Tile G5 tile ventilator and terminal solution.

    The low-profile design achieves 20, 000m² ventilation area and can be used for all roof space ventilation requirements, making it the perfect solution for refurbishment projects. 

  • Ventilation To Beat Condensation

    Ventilation To Beat Condensation

    Roof space ventilation is essential to avoid condensation resulting from improving levels of insulation in refurbished properties. The Versa-Tile G5 tile ventilator from Glidevale is the perfect, easy to install choice for retrofit housing projects.

    As seen on the Housing Association magazine website:

  • ONE OF THE MOST EXPERIENCED COMPANIES IN THE MARKET TODAY

    ONE OF THE MOST EXPERIENCED COMPANIES IN THE MARKET TODAY

    A pioneer in roofspace ventilation, the Glidevale name is recognised for providing innovative yet practical solutions to suit ever changing construction techniques and practices.

    All Glidevale products are designed and developed under ISO 9001 quality standards.

  • Myth busters for ground gas protection membranes

    To combat the issues of harmful ground gases dissipating into buildings constructed on contaminated land, gas protection membranes and accessories are essential as required by Building Regulations and British standards....
  • Over 30 years of Glidevale profile and colour matching for tile and slate ventilators

    At Glidevale we take pride in our vast tile and slate ventilator collection. With over 450 choices of tile or slate profile, we are one of the market leaders in tile vent manufacture in the UK. ...
  • FAQ: How do I ventilate a cold flat roof and which product do I use?

    The requirements for a cold flat roof is to provide the equivalent of 25,000mm²/m of ventilation on two opposing sides of the roof in accordance with British Standards (BS5250:2011 Control of Condensation in Buildings). The Glide...
  • Conquering Snowdon

    On the 28th April 2018 a group of hardy employees from Building Product Design and its subsidiaries (and dog!) took part in the monstrous journey up Mount Snowdon. A distance of 9 miles up the 1,085 metre high giant was covered. S...
  • Automatic Ventilation from Glidevale Trickle vents

    Glidevale’s Energy Saver Humidity Sensitive Trickle Ventilator (TVES4) automatically adjusts its flow rate in response to humidity levels in a room, negating the need for a power supply. Once fitted it requires no further user i...
  • Improved Glidevale Membrane prevents harmful ground gases in Amber 1 and Amber 2 applications

    Glidevale has improved its ground gas protection membrane, the Protect GDB10 Plus. Achieved by increasing the robustness of the material, the membrane’s puncture resistance has been boosted by more than 30%, ensuring less risk o...
  • Glidevale improves loft hatch range

    The launch of Glidevale’s new loft hatch range took place during December. We streamlined our current offer to simplify selection and identification, with new branded packaging benefiting both stockists for merchandising purpose...
  • Intelligent Passive Stack Ventilation – A Low Energy Strategy for Social Housing

    As we make homes more airtight and energy efficient, it is important to ensure adequate ventilation to promote a good level of indoor air quality, reducing the build-up of airborne pollutants and fungal spores. The air in habitabl...
  • Glidevale presents ultra-low maintenance, intelligent passive stack ventilation system for social housing

    Glidevale, the specialist building products and ventilation solutions provider, has launched iPSV®, a humidity-sensitive, passive stack ventilation system which requires virtually no maintenance once installed. Designed to combat...
  • Glidevale offers ‘one size fits all’, universal in-line® tile ventilator

    Glidevale, the specialist building products and ventilation solutions provider, has introduced a universal in-line flat interlocking tile ventilator for roofs to complement its existing tile ventilator range....
  • Glidevale's Versa-Tile G5 universal tile ventilator for retrofit roof space ventilation applications

    Glidevale, the specialist building products and ventilation solutions provider, extends its tile ventilator range with the improved version of its Versa-Tile G5 tile ventilator and terminal solution....
  • Ventilation to Beat Condensation

    Matt McAndry, Business Development Manager, at Glidevale, a division of Building Product Design Ltd, argues that roof space ventilation is essential to avoid condensation resulting from improving levels of insulation in refurbishe...

Glidevale is one of the most experienced companies in the market today, offering a wide range of ventilation, cavity tray, gas protection and building accessory products.

A pioneer in roofspace ventilation, the Glidevale name is recognised for providing innovative yet practical solutions to suit ever changing construction techniques and practices.

The ventilation range is one of the most comprehensive available in the UK and Ireland including eaves, slate, tile and ridge solutions. Glidevale are also innovators and leaders in loft access traps providing a 

comprehensive range of push and drop down solutions with insulation, fire protection and security options. Underfloor and cavity wall ventilation further complements the range.

Glidevale's range of cavity trays and gas protection provides one of the most comprehensive solutions available.

Our Technical Services team will be pleased to offer advice and assistance on the application of all products. Our free technical advice and specification service helps to ensure that your project will meet all regulatory requirements.

A range of Glidevale products are available from your local merchant or direct from: