If you’re thinking of having your roof replaced, then the chances are you have already asked yourself this question. You may think it’s not wholly important since roofing contractors work all year round, but the time of year you choose will ultimately affect the the length and cost of the whole process. With that in … Continue readingPosted in Hints & Tips, roofing | Comments Off on What is the Best Time of the Year to Replace Roofs?
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Although thunder and lightning can be an impressive natural show, it can also be an extremely destructive force of nature. This is why Protech Roofing have put together a ‘how-to’ guide to ensure that your home is protected from potential lightning damage. Every year countless homes are affected by lightning strikes but there are ways … Continue readingPosted in roofing, Useful information & guides | Comments Off on How to protect your roof from lightning
It’s time to turn climate change around by working with the world, not against it. This month we’re here to provide you with all you need to know about green roofing, so you understand the significant benefits of an eco-roof, how it works and why they’re increasing in popularity. What is green roofing? Instead of … Continue readingPosted in roofing | Comments Off on How does a green roof work?
This month with Protech Roofing, we will be discussing various types of roofs, their physical appearances as well as their pros and cons. You may be familiar with some of the roofs mentioned and maybe not so much with others, as they’re not as mainstream in the UK as they are in other parts of … Continue readingPosted in roofing | Comments Off on Types of roofs
No one wants to be shivering on top of the house in the pouring rain, in an attempt to patch up their roof; or scouring the house for a big container to catch the leak, for that matter. This month with Protech Roofing, we aim to keep you in the know with the common causes … Continue readingPosted in roofing, Useful information & guides | Comments Off on Most common causes of roof leaks
A roof is the crowning glory of any home, acting to keep your house warm and dry, as well as boosting the aesthetic value of your property. Roofs are also a big, but necessary, investment and one that you need to protect. Whatever the material of your roof, there are many simple tasks you can … Continue readingPosted in roofing | Comments Off on How To Make Your Roof Last Longer
Your roof has a huge responsibility to keep house occupants warm and dry, in addition to adding huge aesthetic value to a home. With such an important role to play, it’s vital that you give your roof the care and attention it needs. Whilst many roofs boast good longevity, nothing lasts forever, and it’s crucial … Continue readingPosted in roofing | Comments Off on Your essential roof replacement checklist
The world is slowly uniting to fight back against climate change, and this is opening a new world of technology and green initiatives. Eco-roofs, or green roofs, offer an opportunity for homeowners to create a natural haven on their flat roof and to reap benefits for both the environment and themselves. This simple addition to … Continue readingPosted in roofing | Tagged green roof, green roofing | Comments Off on Why green roofing is important
Thermal design is important for any roof, as it guides the flow of heat and water vapor, both of which have an impact on the insulating properties of a roof and its performance in the home. The traditional cold roofing has been practiced in homes for many years, however, a few disadvantages have been identified … Continue readingPosted in roofing | Tagged Commercial Roofing | Comments Off on Cold vs. warm roof insulation
The roof is an important feature of any home, and it’s vital that you’re clued up on the pros and cons of available materials so you can make a choice that’s right for you. With so many flat roofing materials on offer these days, it can be difficult to know what to choose for your … Continue readingPosted in roofing | Tagged flat roofing, material, roofing material | Comments Off on Flat Roofing: which material is best?