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Roofing Organisations for Complaints About Roofers

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Today’s post is about one of those subjects that every consumer who has a problem with their roof dreads – complaints about roofers. We hear the horror stories on ‘Cowboy Builders’ and other such consumer programmes dealing with complaints about roofers, and all hope that will never happen.  I am often outraged, being an experienced
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Mechanically Fixed Roofing Systems Parts Sources

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Mechanically fixed roofing systems are used, generally in areas that have risk of membranes and other roof coverings being lifted by high winds.  Tall buildings or windy ridges in rural areas tend to have these types of systems for roofing. The trouble with mechanically fixed roofing systems is that older fixings can be subject to corrosion
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How to Perform an Emergency Roof Repair to Damaged Roofing

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Sometimes it is necessary to carry out an Emergency roof repair to your damaged roof to prevent further damage in a storm before you can attend to the damage properly or call a professional in to help you. Damage can be caused to your roof in a number of ways from high winds to broken
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EPDM Permaroof Training Day – Learn How to Fit EPDM Roofing Membrane with the Experts

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I came across this EPDM Permaroof Training Day by accident, when I was shopping online for EPDM roofing membrane, which I buy and use on a regular basis.  EPDM roofing membrane is perfect for flat roofing projects. The EPDM Permaroof training day is great for the DIYer and the professional alike, offering 8 hours of
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Do You Have Asbestos in Your Home? – Awareness and Considerations

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Asbestos awareness is a critical factor to consider when buying a renovation project or whether you are planning on remodelling your home. In the 1980’s an asbestos panic ensued as homeowners began to be made aware of the risks of having what was perceived as a deadly substance in the house.  Many homeowners believed they were
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Make Gutter Cleaning a Thing of the Past with the Hedgehog Gutter Brush

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Gutter cleaning is not the first thing that springs to mind when looking for preventative measures to stop leaks causing damage to interiors. One of the biggest causes of leaks in the home is the instance of blocked gutters and this is the last thing you need as a homeowner. It sounds like an easy
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The Trouble with Flat Roofing

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The biggest problem with flat roofing is not always what it is covered with, but why it is leaking in the first place. If you can determine the reasons why the flat roofing leaks, after a visual inspection, you can help to avoid leaks recurring. Sometimes the problem definitely lies with the covering; it may
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How to Carry Out Simple DIY Flat Roof Repairs

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Easy DIY flat roof repairs that can save time and costly professional intervention. Let’s take a look at an easy and fast solution to DIY flat roof repairs.  In our last post we looked at how regular inspection of the roof can help prevent serious and expensive damage to the interior (and exterior) of the
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Flat Roof Specialist Advice – Regular Visual Inspections Save Money

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Being a flat roof specialist in London keeps me busy. As a flat roof specialist, I carry out jobs, large or small, from complete flat roof replacement to guttering and minor repairs in the City and surrounding areas.  As you can probably imagine, within the areas I cover, over the past thirty years I have
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