Pitched Roofs

Building Regulations for New Roofs Explained

When starting any type of home improvement or building work, most conscious property owners will want to know if the project will be affected by planning permission or building regulations. But what about when it comes to your roofing? Whether you’re looking for a new roof for commercial properties or a domestic dwelling, there are [...]

August 19th, 2019|

Slate vs Tiles for Pitched Roofs

If opting for a roof replacement or you’re giving your pitched roof a makeover, you can update the look of your property with the right choice of slates or tiles. Not only are these the ideal features to make your roof as weather proof and watertight as possible but can ensure the outside of your [...]

February 19th, 2019|

Choosing the Best Roofing Material for Your Home Extension

Home extensions are a great way to add extra room to your property, but when designing your dream space, it’s important to think about the type of roofing you should choose. You may also be looking to upgrade your existing roofing on your extension as you’re experiencing issues or want to safeguard it from problems [...]

December 19th, 2018|

Services We Offer to Builders

While we often talk about the services we offer to homeowners and those in commercial buildings, here at South Thames Roofing, we also work hard to form long term relationships with the local trade community across Surrey and South London locations. This includes builders in the area who we develop mutually beneficial relationships with. Many [...]

September 7th, 2018|

Why Choose Slate Roofing for Surrey & South London Homes?

For many homeowners, when the time comes to replace their roof, it can be for a variety of reasons. This includes looking at roof installations vs repairs and deciding its more economical to replace the entire roof. Perhaps your roof has come to the end of its lifespan, you’re tired of paying for regular repairs, [...]

August 19th, 2018|

How to Find a Roofer in Surrey

If your Surrey home needs work to its roof or a much-needed makeover, it can be an uncertain time, so finding a roofer who can guide you through the process as painlessly as possible is the key to a hassle-free project. When searching for the right roofer for the job, there are plenty of ways [...]

July 19th, 2018|

Easiest Ways to Give Your Pitched Roof a Much-Needed Makeover

We see pitched roofs up and down the length of the UK, but sometimes homeowners forget how their roofing can define the look of their home. Tired, damaged or weathered roofs can start to look outdated over the years, leaving a property in need of a much-needed makeover to update its look. You’ve probably heard [...]

June 11th, 2018|

Your checklist for winterising your roof

Experience has shown us that the worst has yet to come in terms of winter weather. Even though Christmas and New Year’s Eve have been and gone, and most places in the UK have already had at least one snow day, we’re not going to be lulled into a false sense of security – we [...]

January 2nd, 2018|

How to hang Christmas lights from your roof safely

It’s great when houses look festive at Christmas. Especially when people go overboard, with Santa’s sleigh and reindeer in a jolly freeze frame on the rooftop, and flashing icicle lights dripping from the roof fascia. Some of us take a subtler approach, with just a string or two of twinkling fairy lights making the house [...]

December 13th, 2017|

How your roof colour can affect your environmental footprint

Consider a ‘green’ roof for your home Nowadays, we are all looking for ways to boost our energy efficiency. For some of us, this is because we want to lower our energy costs and save some money; for others, it is more an environmental issue – we want to reduce greenhouse gas emissions [...]

June 17th, 2017|