GRP roof systems have quickly become the nation's leading flat roofing system, and may be an option for you if you are considering a re-roof or new extension on your home. Read our informative guide exploring the features and benefits of GRP roofing.
In this roofing guide we answer one question we get asked regularly:- How often should a roof be replaced? Roof replacement varies according to a number of factors such as the age and condition of roofing materials used on the roof, the exposure of the roof to the weather and the construction of the roof. Find out more in this interesting and informative article.
When it comes to buying a new roof for your home there are many decisions to make, from the materials you choose to whether you need to employ roofing contractors to carry out the project for you. Find out what you should consider in order to choose the right roof for your home.
We often get asked what are the most cost effective roofing materials? This is not a straightforward question as the answer depends on your definition of what you view as 'cost effective'. Find out more here.
If you start to see moss growing on your roof tiles or roof slates it’s best to act fast and deal with it sooner rather than later. Our guide explains a quick & safe process for removing moss from your roof tiles.
If you spot a cracked or broken tile on your roof, it is essential to address the problem as soon as possible. Without doing so, you risk your roof leaking and the damage getting worse. Find out more about the do's and don'ts of replacing your broken roof tiles.
If you have an unused chimney on the roof of your home, a chimney cap may be a great option to seal the chimney from birds and weather. Find out how easy it is to cap a chimney and the estimated cost of this process in our comprehensive guide.
Eco-friendly insulation blocks can benefit a building in many ways. Whether you are building or renovating your own home or are a developer or builder looking for the most sustainable and cost-saving materials, using thermal insulation blocks is a great option. Read more about these exciting products here.
Every day we receive many calls and emails asking questions about roofing, roofing products and roof issues: In this informative and entertaining blog we review the twenty five questions that the staff at About Roofing Supplies are most frequently asked.
In this informative blog post we will explore one of the questions that we are most frequently asked at About Roofing Supplies: How do I weld lead with an Oxyturbo Turbo Set 90 lead welding kit? Read this post to find out.
If you have a project with a with a low pitch roof, it can be difficult choosing the right tiles for your job. Find out more about the low pitch roof tile and roof slate options available here at About Roofing Supplies.
There are many roof maintenance jobs that you should be looking to complete to ensure your roof remains in good condition. Here are ten roofing jobs that you can take care of next summer when the weather is nice!
Many homeowners find themselves deliberating between two of the most popular types of roofing materials, namely roof slates or roof tiles. In this blog, we’ll look at the specifics as well as the pros and cons of each to help ensure that you select the right roof covering - whatever your building project.
Roofing felt, laid underneath roof tiles and roofing slates, has become essential in creating a secure, waterproof roof that is durable and will protect your home and your belongings for many years. Find out why roofing felt is necessary for your property in this informative blog.
Read this post which explains in detail how to set up, use, maintain & store an Oxyturbo Turbo Set 90 lead welding kit
Whether you are thinking of replacing old or broken fencing or starting from scratch, understanding how to put up a garden fence that will not only look good but will last is essential. Read our comprehensive guide here.
While there are many advantages to clay roof tiles, such as longevity and easy installation, there are also some disadvantages. Read our guide about the pros and cons of clay tiles so that you can make an informed and appropriate choice.
If you are considering a loft conversion or have one already, the following tips can be useful to take into consideration to ensure your loft room stays as cool as possible.
With the warmer weather now upon us and with many spending more time in their homes than ever before, now is the ideal time to look to the garden. Read our must-have garden essentials this summer!
The question of whether or not to have your chimney lined is a tricky one. It is essential for homeowners to be aware of the rules and regulations surrounding chimney use and to make sure that they also protect their homes and themselves. Read more in our handy guide.
If you use house coal, you could consider choosing an approved smokeless fuel with a low sulphur content instead of traditional house coal as an alternative. Read our definitive guide to smokeless coal here.
Stay warm this winter with our evalution of Briquettes & Firelogs. We take a look a deeper look at Briquettes, Firelogs & Heat Logs and analyse their uses and benefits. Find out more here.
One in ten householders in the South East burn logs and coal to help heat their homes. However, over recent years we have all become more aware of the issues of pollution and air quality, and the impacts that they have on the enviroment, and the young and elderly. Find out more about the benefits of seasoned logs here.