25 05, 2014

The J & P Guide To Roofing Problems

2018-06-18T11:36:27+00:00May 25th, 2014|

Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter all provide varying degrees of problems for the roof of our properties. During inclement weather, it is a common occurrence for roof tiles to become cracked and loose, ultimately resulting in them falling off. It is therefore very important to ensure that we remain vigilant to allow for the professionals to come and repair broken slates quickly. Associated Problems Displaced roofing tiles are just the first stage of a number of associated problems. Once tiles [...]

9 12, 2013

Avoiding Leaky Roofs This Winter

2018-05-21T12:54:36+00:00December 9th, 2013|

The roof of your property is exposed to the elements at the best of times but during the winter it is very likely to take a real hammering from the weather. If your roof is fully secure then there is every chance that you will have no problems but any areas of weakness will be exposed by inclement weather which can lead to costly damage. J & P can undertake all forms of residential roofing works including flat roof repairs [...]

22 11, 2013

Is Your Roof Ready For Winter?

2018-06-19T06:16:11+00:00November 22nd, 2013|

The winter exposes our roofs to a very harsh inspection during the cold and wet months. A seemingly constant barrage of rain, sleet and snow will lead to any weakness or leak being full exploited with the potential for significant and costly damage not far behind. It’s certainly a good idea to keep an eye on your roof throughout all times of the year, not just leaving it until it is time for the pre winter checks. Your roof should [...]

15 10, 2013

Is My Flat Roof at Risk During Winter

2018-05-21T12:54:50+00:00October 15th, 2013|

Winter Proofing Your Flat Roof It is an unfortunate fact that conventional flat roofs will leak over time.  Many of the old materials which were used begin to break down and when combined with the standard problems including sun damage, water pooling, eroding and gradually breaking down the components of the rubber or plastic used, major issues including damage to your ceiling, walls and your decor await. J&P specialise in roofing services to residential properties, particularly flat roofing and asphalt [...]

1 10, 2013

How To Get Your Roof Ready for Winter

2018-05-21T12:54:57+00:00October 1st, 2013|

Preparing Your Property For The Cold Weather Ensuring that your roof is prepared for the battering that it will receive during the winter months can save expensive repairs in the long-run and several months worth of worrying each time it rains or snows. Here’s a check list of jobs to get your roof ready for winter: Clean all gutters and drainpipes. Check and seal pipes and flashings. Ensure all slates are properly attached. Remove any debris from the rooftop. Inspect [...]