South Thames Roofing News, Blog and Case Studies

19 10, 2019

Issues Found During Flat Roof Inspections

October 19th, 2019|

From commercial flat roofs to those commonly installed over extensions or garage areas, this popular choice is a practical, cost-effective alternative to traditional pitched roofing. However, with any roofing you have, it’s important to schedule regular inspections to identify problems early. But are there some issues more commonly found during flat roofing inspections? Here are [...]

8 10, 2019

How Quickly Should Debris Be Cleared from Your Roof?

October 8th, 2019|

There’s all sorts of debris that can end up on our roofing, from airborne objects from neighbouring properties to dirt and leaves. This is especially common in residential areas where there are lots of gardens present. It’s these unexpected issues which make regular roof maintenance so essential to the health of your roofing. However, if [...]

22 09, 2019

Signs Your Roof May Need Replacing

September 22nd, 2019|

When you ask for a roofing inspection, it’s a great way to assess its current condition. Your roofer may make some recommendations about repairs which need completing or even potential issues to keep an eye on. However, every roof has a lifespan. Here are some of the key signs you may need to replace your [...]

9 09, 2019

Dangers of Not Using Approved Roofing Contractors

September 9th, 2019|

Most people look for ways to cut their costs, but when it comes to your roofing, beware the dangers of not using an approved roofing contractor. Whether you’ve been duped into using a rogue trader or are looking for cheaper ways to fix your roofing, there can be some disastrous consequences of not using a [...]

19 08, 2019

Building Regulations for New Roofs Explained

August 19th, 2019|

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 [...]

14 08, 2019

What to Expect When Replacing Fascias and Soffits

August 14th, 2019|

One of the secrets to keeping your roofing costs to a minimum is good roof maintenance. Regular checks and roofing inspections catch issues early, including cracks, moss, missing tiles and general deterioration. However, if there’s any damage your roofer has found, you’ll often have to assess the right path to take. You may decide to [...]

20 07, 2019

Why Is Your Company’s Roof Leaking?

July 20th, 2019|

One of the biggest nightmares for any property owner is roof leaks. Not only do you have to consider the cost of any water damage, but the repair price for resolving the issues causing the leak in the first place. For businesses, leaks can also cause disruptions for both staff and customers, which could start [...]

8 07, 2019

Our Top Roof Maintenance Tips

July 8th, 2019|

One of the key parts of keeping roof repair costs to a minimum is good roof maintenance. Whether it’s booking regular roof inspections or requesting emergency repairs after a huge storm or snowfall, keeping on top of roofing work is essential. It ensures your roof remains as weatherproof as possible and prevents issues becoming worse, [...]

22 06, 2019

What Happens During Roof Inspections?

June 22nd, 2019|

Have you ever been worried about an issue on your roof? Unfortunately, many property owners leave roof maintenance longer than they should, but you can keep costs to a minimum by ensuring you book regular inspections, just as you would for other parts of your home such as your boiler or alarms system. Roofing inspections [...]

14 06, 2019

Most Common Roof Areas to Experience Leaks

June 14th, 2019|

Roofs often sustain damage or deterioration over the years, which is why regular inspections are so important to catch problems early. However, one of the worst nightmares for any property owner is discovering a leak which has started in the roofing area, so it’s important to identify the source of the problem as soon as [...]