25 03, 2022

What are hybrid roofs?

March 25th, 2022|

Hybrid roofs are a modern roof construction method that combines some of the best elements of cold and warm structures. However, what does this mean, and when should you consider installing this type of roofing? Here’s everything you need to know in our easy guide to hybrid roofs. Cold roofs vs warm roofs [...]

5 03, 2022

Easy guide to repointing ridge tiles

March 5th, 2022|

Most roofing deteriorates over time, especially those at the highest points of a property where harsh weather conditions take their toll on materials, such as clay tiles. Whether it’s roof repairs for a listed building or maintenance work on a pitched roof, repointing ridge tiles is a task regularly undertaken by roofers across the UK. [...]

21 02, 2022

How to work safely on roofs

February 21st, 2022|

Whether it's installing a new flat roof or inspecting your guttering, safety is paramount when it comes to working on roofs. Inspections, repairs and roof replacements should always be carried out by those with the right training and equipment to ensure no harm comes to those completing the work and others around the property. Here's [...]

7 02, 2022

Repairing roofs for listed buildings

February 7th, 2022|

As well as installing new roofs, expert contractors also conduct a lot of roof repairs, completing work such as fixing loose tiles and repointing chimney stacks. However, not every property is the same, and careful consideration is needed for listed buildings. Here are some expert tips to make the process easier for you. [...]

21 01, 2022

Which roofing tiles are best?

January 21st, 2022|

When choosing the best roof for your property, you want to know it ticks the boxes on your wish list, from durable roofing materials to attractive design. Whether replacing an existing roof or building a new one for an extension, tiles are one of the most popular options. But which roof tiles are best? Here [...]

6 01, 2022

How to lower your roofing costs this year

January 6th, 2022|

With the price of living going up, homeowners often look for ways to save money and lower their outgoings. When it comes to property maintenance, such as roofing work, it’s a worry about how much services will cost. However, there are lots of ways you can lower your roofing costs this year, so follow these [...]

16 12, 2021

What is the most durable roofing material?

December 16th, 2021|

Every roof has a lifespan, so when you decide to invest in new roofing, you’ll want to know it’s built to last. Whether you have a roofing emergency or you’re planning a much-needed upgrade, some fantastic durable roof materials are available to choose from. So what do you need to consider? […]

6 12, 2021

How long does it take to replace a flat roof?

December 6th, 2021|

Many property owners start to see issues with their flat roofs at this time of year, especially with harsh weather conditions such as heavy wind and rainfall commonplace in the UK. However, the time and cost of installing a new flat roof can cause concern, so it’s useful to know what to expect when it [...]

30 11, 2021

Are flat roofs really flat?

November 30th, 2021|

In the Victorian era, flat roofs were incredibly rare, with architects and engineers favouring pitched designs for optimum drainage and decoration. However, in the present day, flat roofs are a popular choice, especially if you’re adding an extension to your house and working with an architect to create something dramatic and different. […]

7 11, 2021

Rubber Roofing: Everything you need to know

November 7th, 2021|

In the UK, an unpredictable climate and harsh winters make good roofing an invaluable investment. If you require a durable, weatherproof, and cost-effective roofing material, you might have come across rubber roofing as a sensible option. Ideal for use when constructing new flat roofs, rubber is also a good option for adding an extra protective [...]

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