What is the Best Material for a Flat Roof?

What is the Best Material for a Flat Roof?

Flat roofs are a common feature on residential and commercial properties up and down the UK. They cover everything from garages and extensions to entire buildings. But despite sharing the low slope that gives them their name, flat roofs aren’t all…


How to Spread the Cost of Your Roof in 2022

How to Spread the Cost of Your Roof in 2022

2021 has been difficult for everyone – for various reasons. If your roof has been one of them, you’re probably sick and tired of it adding to your worries. After all, lockdown will have been even worse if you’ve got water coming into your home.…


What is the Correct Slope for Gutters?

What is the Correct Slope for Gutters?

When you look up at your gutters, it’s easy to think they’re completely level. However, they do need a slight slope to guide rainwater in the right direction. Read on as we take a closer look. Correct slope for gutters The slope on your guttering…


Furlough is Ending: Make Sure Your Roof is Prepared

Furlough is Ending: Make Sure Your Roof is Prepared

The furlough scheme was a cornerstone of the government’s pandemic support for businesses and employees. Those who couldn’t work from home, but were otherwise redundant, could be put on temporary paid leave, which was covered or heavily subsidised…


How Many Roofers Have Cherry Pickers?

How Many Roofers Have Cherry Pickers?

When you want someone to inspect or repair your roof, you might suspect that a cherry picker would help them get the job done quicker, easier and safer. In some cases, that’s true. But whether or not it’s possible is another question entirely. In…


Are New Roofs Guaranteed?

Are New Roofs Guaranteed?

There’s nothing better than the peace of mind that comes with a new roof. No more leaks, a flawless finish for the top of your property, and no more repairs for the foreseeable future. Guarantees take that peace of mind to the next level,…


Is Roofing Covered by My Flat’s Service Charge?

Is Roofing Covered by My Flat’s Service Charge?

A leaking roof can cause all kinds of logistical headaches for leaseholders of a flat – not least financial ones. But do you have to pay for roofing works over and above the standard service charge? Read on as we take a closer look… Not…


Wettest May on Record – Time to Check Your Roof

Wettest May on Record – Time to Check Your Roof

If you get through the winter without your roof leaking, you might think you can breathe a sigh of relief. In some ways, you can – the worst is over, after all. However, the UK weather is far from predictable. Heavy rain can fall at any time of the…


How Much Rain Do We Get in Spring?

How Much Rain Do We Get in Spring?

We’re all well aware that winter is typically the wettest season in the UK. That’s why, when spring comes around, most people breathe a sigh of relief that the worst is over. You can look forward to a bit less rain, longer days and warmer…


Upgrading A Flat Roof to Pitched – A Beginner’s Guide

Upgrading A Flat Roof to Pitched – A Beginner’s Guide

Flat roofs are a common feature on properties across the UK, whether it’s on a garage, extension or the entire building. In most cases, they’re used because they’re quicker and cheaper to install. But given the various benefits of a pitched roof,…