The Traditional Slate Roof is still a favourite in many parts of the UK but even more so on the Isle of Wight. The slate tile is weather hard and maintains a clean look for many years. Perfect for roof types in Coastal or Windy locations like the Isle of wight.
A major player in roofing materials as the tile is strong and impermeable. The advantage of concrete tiles is the vast range available – many of which interlock, offering improved waterproofing, secure fixing and shallower roof pitches creating a fantastic finish.
Small Clay Tiles are great for curves and intricate details, adding character and distinction to a property. They come in a range of colours, textures and shapes. With special tiles for valleys & ridges. Marley Eternit is a leading UK manufacturer of clay tiles.
Artificial Slate Effect Tiles are Eco- friendly, EXTREMELY durable, lightweight and Cost-Effective. This type of Tile should be considered if a Cost-Effective Quality look is what you are after.
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Traditional tiles bring warmth and character to your roof. Using interlocking tiles reduces the necessity for overlapping, manufactured to give value and visual appeal. It reduces the number of tiles needed per square metre and brings down the weight and cost of ANY roof. Available in a variety of styles and colours to provide long lasting weather tight performance.
Decra lightweight roofing tiles provide an attractive and economic finish for all types of roof down to 10° pitch. The tile system is strong, functional and weather resistant These Tiles are widely used in static homes and on roofs requiring a light weight solution.
The cost of re-roofing a house will vary depending on a number of factors including:
A roof is one of the most important components of a house and maintenance becomes absolutely necessary in order to protect them and make our home feel more secure. As roof structures tend to wear out faster, re-roofing or roof restoration is always necessary, in order to protect the property itself and increase its value.
A new roof will be required to:
The materials used to cover the roof should be durable and capable of resisting the elements of the weather. With a pitched roof the type of tile or slate you wish to use will be partly governed by how steep or shallow the slope is. If the roof is close to a boundary, which is often the case, the roof should also have properties to limit the risk from fire spreading across the boundary.
Choosing the right roofer:
Roof tiles have a long history and a good track record. Manufacturers typically guarantee the tiles for 30 years and suggest that 60 years is a reasonable service life. Our roofs face the worst of the elements: spring showers, winter blizzards and searing summer temperatures all take their toll. Over the years the fixings deteriorate and there is nothing holding the slate securely.
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