4 instances when your roof might be damaged

There are a number of scenarios where your roof might suffer significant damage. Sometimes a problem can build up a long period of time, or something might happen suddenly and catch you off guard. If you’ve been unfortunate enough to experience issues with your roof as a result of any of the following, you’ll be…

Dry Ridge Tiles

Installed as part of a mechanical-fix roofing system, dry ridge tiles are designed to be used at the apex of a roof covering and are fitted without using mortar. It’s becoming the method of choice in the construction industry as it offers a low maintenance solution lasting up to 30 years. Why use this system?…

Need A New Roof?

Have you been thinking of installing a new roof or wonder if you need to repair your roof? The roof of your home is the first layer of protection against the elements. It also serves an important function in your home’s insulation system. A failing roof may happen slowly: a clogged gutter can push water…

The Homeowners Choice Of Top

Why Granite as the top most homeowner choice? Granite has stand-up qualities that are not found in any other raw material used for countertops. It can handle immeasurable heat and pressure, and it is scratch resistant. These are two of the most important qualities found in this igneous rock. Also, another very helpful and impressive…

Roof Advice Cost

A roof can cost anywhere from around £2,000 up to £40,000 and beyond.  On average a new roof on a private house is more likely to cost between £3,000 – £8,000.  Why do the amounts vary so widely and how do you know how much your roof should cost? Well there are many factors that influence…

Removing Damages Slates

If the slate has broken then a replacement will be required. Remove the existing broken slate see removing a damaged slate. Check with a builder’s yard for a spare slate. Otherwise look for a similar piece of slate. Slates come in varying sizes and colours. Always try to get slate of a similar colour to…

Sandblasting

We usually post about roofing but we thought we would bring this to your attention as what is the use of a great looking roof with tired, broken pipes? Drain’s and pipes which are externally located are more prone to damage. They get damaged for a multitude of reasons, whether it be the weather (pun intended)…

Granule Loss: Asphalt Shingles

Another common problem that occurs with asphalt shingle roofers prestons are granule loss. Granule loss most often occurs with older roofers prestons but can also occur with newer roofers prestons and even brand new roofers prestons. To check to see if your shingles have lost or are loosing granules you can do a few things….

Curling Shingles

Curling shingles are a common problem, especially among older Roofing Prestons. There are different reasons why shingles curl and in fact different types of curled shingles. For example, shingles can curl upwards and downwards. Shingles can curl from the middle, sides, or bottom. “Fishmouthed” is a term for asphalt shingles that have curled in the…