Tag - Planned Roof Maintenance

Leaking Flat Roof

Leaking Flat Roof – Rubber Roofing Problems Are you suffering from a leaking flat roof? Leaking Rubber Roof Membrane One of the major problems with fitting a rubber bond roof / epdm is that when the rubber shrinks it will pull at all the joints. This one has debonded at the drip edge due to wind uplift and not enough mechanical fixings at the apron edge, the rubber has lifted resulting in a leaking flat roof. If you are fitting epdm this is a [...]

Commercial Roofing

Commercial Roofing Contractor Our Surveyors have been investigating internal/external building fabric water damage using leak detection techniques in London for over 45 years as Commercial Roofing Contractors. We walk the roof with our clients (if they are willing), conducting flat roof surveys & roof inspection’s on a daily basis. Commercial Roofing Contractor Do you have questions on the roof condition, why is it leaking? how can it be leaking on one side of the building when there’s a crack in the mastic asphalt [...]

Asphalt Roofing London

Asphalt Roofing London Asphalt Flat Roof Asphalt, also identified as bitumen, and is a by product of the distillation of crude oil. Asphalt is the most widely known type of flat roof waterproofing material. Used as a waterproofing product worldwide it is also known as the king of roofing requiring highly skilled trades people to apply it for 100s of years. Mastic Asphalt Roofing is applied as a hot molten liquid, usually in two coats onto a vapour control layer membrane which [...]

Flat Roof Maintenance

Flat Roof Maintenance Roof Leak – Blocked Gutters By regularly surveying your roof you can remain vigilant and avoid a major problem, keeping insurance claims to a minimum. Through regular maintenance you can work on a preventative basis to avoid flat roof repair, which will be much more cost effective in the long run. Hire a professional to safely remove dirt, leaves and debris from your roof, gutters and drains on a regular basis. Where possible a leaf blower will be the [...]

Roof Leak – Top 10 Most Common Reasons

Roof Leak – Most Common 10 Reasons Roof Leak – Ceiling Water Stains   Roof leaks can cause significant damage to a home if the underlying cause isn’t discovered and repaired promptly. Since water can travel outward from the point where a leak occurs, it may be difficult to pinpoint the exact cause. Check your roof for some of the most common causes of leaks to stop an existing leak or to prevent future problems. Roof Damage – Aged Roof     Age Roofing materials deteriorate with [...]

London Flat Roof Survey – Common Faults that are due to lack of Maintenance

London Flat Roof Survey – Common Faults due to lack of Maintenance Undertake regular roof maintenance checks on your roof to avoid water ingress. Find trapped water beneath the roof to stop water damage to your property in the future. London Flat Roof Survey | Detailed Information Simple Roof Maintenance These roof maintenance tasks can dramatically increase the life of your roof, we would recommend that these are undertaken seasonally:- Debris can slowly cause membrane damage. Leaves, branches, cigarette butts and other debris can lead [...]

Flat Roof Maintenance

Roof Maintenance Flat Roof Maintenance By regularly surveying your roof you can remain vigilant and avoid a major problem, keeping insurance claims to a minimum. Through regular maintenance you can work on a preventative basis to avoid flat roof repair, which will be much more cost effective in the long run. Hire a professional to safely remove dirt, leaves and debris from your roof, gutters and drains on a regular basis. Where possible a leaf blower will be the best option of [...]