Roofers Ascot

Ascot Roofers: At some time all roofs need a bit of attention whether it's a dripping thatch, a wobbly tile, defective roofing felt or a broken slate. All types of roofing needs repairing and maintaining over time, so no matter which kind of roof you have on your home, there will probably be work that needs doing in due course. Roofing is not for the faint of heart and it isn't really a task that you can do on your own if you are a typical householder. Aside from anything else it is quite dangerous clambering round on the roof, so it is preferable to hire some specialist help in the shape of a certified roofing contractor. These tradespeople are accustomed to heights and will have all the required tools and safety equipment to complete the job properly. You need to use a specialized roofing company no matter whether its a repair that you need or a whole new roof, as you can then be assured that the work has been completed to a high standard. Whilst odd job men are good for some projects, roofing isn't generally one of them, therefore if you have issues with a roof, the professionals are the best people to speak to.

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All of your roofing requirements can be undertaken by a specialist Ascot roofing contractor including concrete and clay tiling, flat roofing, thatch, weather resistant fibreboard sheeting, slate work, metal roofing, lead flashing, bitumen stripping and laying, roof cladding and guttering, fascias and soffits. It takes a specialist roofer to fully understand all of these materials and components as each has its own specific quirks and idiosyncracies. The importance of getting a suitable Ascot roofer for this work can't be stressed enough.

An assessment of your roof by a qualified roofer will be required before any work begins. Making sure that you get the appropriate level of workmanship is vital. Inspections like this show the roofer whether tricky working areas are involved, what materials are required and what the shape and style of the roof actually is. Estimations carried out from down on the ground aren't a lot of use if you would like a good job carried out, so ensure that they physically get up there and have a proper look before they make a judgement.

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Work on pre-existing rooves is governed by specific building regulations in Britain. A minimum of 48 hrs notice must be provided to the relevant authorities if more than half of the surface of the roof is going to be replaced. It doesn't matter if such work is purely for cosmetic purposes, is because of the age of the roof or is due to accidental damage. Around £5000 plus added costs is the fine for not following this rule.

If you don't need to have repair work done to your roof but only it to be cleaned, you will still need to contact your local Ascot roofing company. Unfortunately the proliferation of algae, mould and moss on rooves is pretty commonplace in the UK, where our temperate and mostly wet climate provides the perfect growing environment. This has an undesirable impact on the appearance of your roof and can also cause problems with damp and rain leaking into your property. These types of problems can also result in drains and rain gutters becoming clogged, therefore keep keep a close eye on them and ensure they're sorted without delay.

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Ridge Tile Replacement Ascot

Ridge Tile Replacement Ascot

The fact is that the ridge tiles on a roof sometimes become wobbly, and as a result this is among the foremost reasons for needing roof repairs. This is rarely due to issues with the ridge tiles themselves but is more to do with the effects of the weather on the mortar that keeps them in place. There's not only the risk of rain water leaking into your roof space, but in addition the threat of falling tiles that could cause injury or even death. If you suspect that one or more of your ridge tiles has come loose, make sure you call in a certified Ascot roofer to carry out an inspection. Any self-respecting roof contractor will supply you with an honest assessment of the situation and offer the ideal resolution to get your roof back into shape. If the predicament with your roof is really poor, it may be necessary to take off and re-bed all your ridge tiles. If there doesn't seem to be any loosened ridge tiles, but you've still got a leak, then it might be that one has a crack in it. To resolve this issue, the broken ridge tile must be taken off and replaced. (Tags: Ridge Tile Repairs, Ridge Tile Replacement, Ridge Tiles Ascot)

Damaged Roof Tiles Ascot

Damaged or broken roof tiles are one of the most popular reasons behind calling out a roofing company. Roof coverings can be damaged in numerous ways, the most widespread being extreme weather and falling trees. Following high winds it is always wise to inspect your roof for loose tiles or any other form of damages. If damage is evident contact your local roofing company and get it mended straight away. It is less expensive to mend a broken roof tile now, than to deal with the water damage caused by a leaking roof if left unresolved. Some of the issues which may need repairs include: faulty lead flashings (particularly around chimneys), missing/broken roof tiles, damaged slates, loose ridge tiles or damaged gutters.

Thatched Roofing Ascot

Thatched Roofer Ascot Berkshire

A bit of a dying profession these days, thatching is the age-old craft of building roofs out of layers of dried vegetation for example marram grass, straw, heather, reed, rushes or sedge. A water resistant barrier with decent insulating qualities is offered by the close bundling of the materials. Thatching is one of those professions that is as a rule passed down the generations. With advances in modern day roofing materials, thatched roofs have slowly disappeared although in rural areas it is still a popular style of roofing. Not many would argue that a thatched roof is far more attractive than a contemporary slate or tile roof and can actually seem like a work of art. A thatched roof will typically do its job for about 30-35 years, though re-ridging is normally necessary every ten years. (Tags: Roof Thatcher Ascot, Roof Thatching Ascot, Thatched Roofing, Thatched Roof Ascot, Roof Thatchers Berkshire)

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