The Pros and Cons of Thatched Roofs

For many people the thought of owning and living in a traditional thatched cottage is incredibly appealing. There are around 35,000 thatched properties in the UK, of which around 24,000 are listed. However there is an increasing trend for thatch to be used in many new...

Top Causes Of A Leaking Roof

There’s no point in spending time and money on the rest of your house if you roof is not doing what it’s supposed to be doing and keeping the water out. Starting from the top down is one of the most often used practices in building for a reason – it’s the right way to...

Which Type Of Roofing Material Is Right For You?

It may not be the most exciting part of your house, but on average the roof makes up 20%-30% of its visible area, and a faulty roof can cause serious damage, cost and inconvenience. Therefore it is important that when choosing a roofing material you make sure that you...