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Will a New Roof Add Value to My House in the UK?

  Whether investing in a new roof would increase the value of your property in the UK is a common issue when it comes to home upgrades. Your house is a significant asset in addition to being a place to live. Therefore, the possible return on investment of any restoration or enhancement should be...

How Much Does a New Roof Cost in Leeds?

  This comprehensive guide aims to give you a thorough understanding of the factors influencing roofing costs in Leeds, ensuring you make an informed decision for your roofing project. In our pursuit of providing unmatched roofing solutions, we recognise that one of the most pressing questions homeowners have when considering a roof replacement is,...

The pros and cons of metal roofing

There are more than half a dozen roofing materials which are equally popular and common. Many of those have some serious shortcomings but there are some like metal and rubber whose pros outweigh the cons. If you are planning to opt for metal roofing, then you should consider its pros and cons. The pros...

The importance of properly installed flashing

Flashing is often seen as a construction detail but it is actually an integral component of a roof. You shouldn’t be any less cautious about flashing than the roofing material you choose or the amount of money you invest in a new roof. Before we delve into the importance of properly installed flashing, let...

Five amazing roofs from around the world

Mankind has always excelled in architecture. Whether we talk about the pyramids or the Colosseum, the Taj Mahal or numerous modern day architectural wonders, we have always outdone ourselves. Roofing is an integral part of any architecture. From tapered or cone-shaped roofs to domes and flat roofs, we have experimented with geometry, earthly materials...

Dormer conversions, are they worth it?

Attic space is built into homes to provide additional storage and a break from the roof. But, attics are rarely used for anything important. In most homes, they are an area with little activity and people only tend to access them once every few months. We feel that this is a lost opportunity, because...

My skylight is letting a draft in?

Skylights are a clever way to let more light into the home, and to improve ventilation if they are not fixed. They are supposed to provide these benefits while being water and wind tight when closed. If your skylight is letting a draft in, this is not usually considered to be normal behaviour. But...

The benefits of single-ply rubber flat roofing

When it comes to flat roofing materials, you have a few options including torch-on felts, felt shingles and GRP and liquid solutions. But an increasing number of homeowners are opting for a material called single-ply rubber flat roofing, and this roofing material is fast becoming the material of choice for home extensions, outbuildings and...

Roofing – Does my lead work need attention?

If your roof is leaking, then its lead work could be the cause. Lead work is commonly found on flat and pitched roofs and over time it can degrade. However, the lead itself degrades incredibly slowly. It is actually improper installation that most commonly causes it to fail. So does your lead work need...