2 results for tag: leaking roof

How to check your roof for storm damage

  A recent storm and very high winds has recently battered large parts of the UK and is likely to lead to an increase in insurance claims from home-owners. Insurance companies are saying that they should be able to deal with all the calls fairly easily as they are used to "bad weather events".  In the event of any storm damage you should contact your insurer as soon as possible. Most insurance companies have a 24 hour emergency helpline. It is very important that any storm damage to your roof or house be inspected as soon as possible and fix any damage before any further problems or possible injuries occur. You should check around your house ...

Help! My Roof Is Leaking!

A lot of the time roof leaks are caused by common problems such as a missing or broken tile, split lead flashings or bad workmanship. There are times when roof leaks only occur in very heavy rain or when its blowing in a certain direction. One of the reasons why I love my job so much is because it sometimes involves a little detective work and the cause is not always what you think it would be... (more…)