Should I Replace My Roof Before Selling?

Should I Replace My Roof Before Selling?

From staging your home to tackling structural issues, there’s a lot to consider when preparing to sell your house. One major issue that often comes up is the state of your roof. In Pontefract, where character barn conversions and modern builds sit…


7 Ways to (Safely) Spot a Problem with Your Roof

7 Ways to (Safely) Spot a Problem with Your Roof

From the centuries-old castle to the landmark racecourse, Pontefract is home to some remarkable historic buildings. West Yorkshire weather keeps local maintenance teams on their toes but what many people don’t realise is that residential homes…


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When Should I Get My Roof Inspected This Year?

The new year provides a fresh start, so it’s no surprise that many people want to start on the right foot by getting their roof inspected. In this post, we’ll discuss when you should book in a roof inspection based on demand, the condition of your…


Flat Roof Maintenance Guide for Winter

Flat Roof Maintenance Guide for Winter

From ice to rainwater ponding, winter weather can cause all kinds of problems for flat roofs in Pontefract. Whether you live in a character property or a modern build, unexpected leaks are the last thing you want during the cold winter months.…


How Often Do Gutters Need Replacing?

How Often Do Gutters Need Replacing?

Like the rest of the UK, things can get wet in West Yorkshire. The region receives around 650 millimetres of rainfall annually, making gutters a critical element of any roofing system in Pontefract. In this article we’ll answer one of the most…


How Long Do Commercial Roofs Last?

How Long Do Commercial Roofs Last?

One of the most prominent questions businesses ask roofers is regarding the lifespan of a new roof on a commercial building. Of course, this is a key consideration for many companies as the cost to replace your roof is a significant investment.…


How Long Does It Take To Install a New Roof?

How Long Does It Take To Install a New Roof?

If you are considering replacing your roof, you might wonder how long it takes to complete this type of work. Of course, the length of time and the cost are always questions high on the agenda, but unfortunately, there’s no one size fits all answer…


A Beginner’s Guide to Flat Roof Replacement

A Beginner’s Guide to Flat Roof Replacement

Flat roofing offers many benefits with its contemporary, minimalist style. However, like all roofs, they eventually need replacing. Whilst most roofs feature a sharp slant, flat roofs usually only have a pitch of 10 degrees or under. This makes…


Winter Roof Surveys: What You Need to Know

Winter Roof Surveys: What You Need to Know

Roof surveys are often recommended around wintertime for both domestic and commercial properties. But if you’ve not had one before, or it’s been a while since your last survey, it’s only natural to have a few questions. Below, we aim to answer some…


6 Expert Roofing Tips for 2023

6 Expert Roofing Tips for 2023

The new year has given many people fresh motivation to look after their homes. Your roof should be number one on that list, given that it protects every other part of your property from the elements. So, what should you be doing about your roof in…