South Thames Roofing News, Blog and Case Studies

17 12, 2019

How Ice Can Impact on Your Roof

December 17th, 2019|

Your roof is arguably the most important structure of your property, protecting it from the elements and providing insulating benefits. Removing debris from your roof as soon as possible is vital to maintain its condition, but what about when it comes to ice? Here is the impact ice can have on your roof and what [...]

5 12, 2019

Best Ways to Maintain Industrial Roofing

December 5th, 2019|

Maintaining your commercial property’s roof should be of high importance when it comes to your business. Ignoring issues can cost you later on, including water damage to equipment and machinery. A hazardous environment could also cause business interruptions you don’t need. But what about industrial roofing? Roofs for this type of building often have unique [...]

19 11, 2019

Using Your Roof to Insulate Your Property

November 19th, 2019|

Property insulation is highly important to many homeowners and businesses. It’s something which affects everything from the retention of warmth to how tight and secure your roofing is. While many homeowners think about ensuring their windows and doors are energy efficient, there’s also plenty to think about when it comes to using new roofing to [...]

15 11, 2019

How to Keep on Top of Commercial Roofing Issues

November 15th, 2019|

Having assessed and repaired many types of roofing, we always recommend getting issues fixed as early as possible. One of the best ways to identify if any part of your roof has deteriorated or if your property is at risk from problems such as leaks is to schedule regular inspections. While experiencing roof problems is [...]

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 [...]