Slate and stone roofs will last for 100 years or longer when fully maintained. They are a common feature of heritage properties and ecclesiastical buildings. Sympathetic maintenance of these roofs requires traditional techniques and materials.
Our teams have extensive experience in slate and stone slate (eg limestone or sandstone) roof coverings. This includes the traditional skills required on site and the procurement of appropriate materials, which is essential for the successful matching of historic details.
Slate and stone roofs will last for 100 years or longer when fully maintained. They are a common feature of heritage properties
Traditional clay plain tiles, and single-lap tiles made from local natural materials are common features of restoration projects
Leadwork is a common architectural feature in period properties and ecclesiastical buildings
Hard metals such as copper and zinc have been used for centuries, providing a beautiful finish and incredible durability
In all except the simplest roofi ng repairs, carpentry will be required