Roof replacement (Pitched/Tiled) in Essex

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Roof replacement (Pitched/Tiled) in Essex

Interested in tile or slate roofing companies in Essex? Our tile and slate roofing contractors for Essex can easily give you the top quotations for having a completely new roof constructed or repaired.

Tile and slate are considered the two most widely used materials in the UK regarding roofing construction, with the resilience and resistance to weather together popular reasons with British householders. With a selection of colours to set your household apart from the crowd there is an opportunity to add a unique attraction to your property.

Colours to choose from include black, grey and red, consequently be certain to look for something which matches your existing property. Along with little maintenance necessary over a 75-year lifespan, you're sure to have something that can look fantastic for many years.

With the variety of colours available combined with low upkeep and fantastic longevity qualities, picking a tile or slate roof is frequently the best option for property owners.

We can provide around 4 tile or slate roofing companies in the area, who'll give quotations for the work you want completed. You'll get a house visit from specialists in Essex who'll assist you to pick the appropriate material for your property before completing the construction.

The fitting of a tile or slate roof will require several days to a couple of weeks, depending on size and pitch of the roof structure, together with the number of workers undertaking the job.

Average Tile or slate roofing cost in Essex

The regular cost of Tile or slate roofing is £6000. Costs can change based upon the materials and the organisation hired. The upper price range can be as high as £6900. The material costs are normally approximately £1500

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Prices based on actual Tile or slate roofing costs for Essex, as reported by local Quotatis members.

Tile or slate roofing installation cost in Essex 2021

Labour cost £4,200
Material cost £1,500
Waste removal £300
Time frame: 3-4 weeks

Tile or slate roofing searches in October 2021

Tile or slate roofing Projects in Essex in September 2021

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We noted 22,537 requests for home quotations within Essex. Of these quote requests the amount of tile or slate roofing quotations in Essex was 0. Quotatis would have been able to match these consumers with up to 4 suitable installers who were available for work in Essex at that time. Request a free home survey from trustworthy companies in Essex.

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Essex

Essex is located to the north east of London and it's the 6th most populated district in the UK with more than 1.7 million residents. It borders a number of counties including Kent and Suffolk, whilst the River Thames is to the south. Despite its significant population the county has a relatively low population density of just 1,230 people per square miles. Many of the much larger towns in the county include Chelmsford, Southend and Colchester. For all those thinking about house improvements in Essex be sure to work with vetted and reputable trade professionals to ensure quality.

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    ALL ROUND PROPERTY MAINTENANCE LIMITED

    45 review(s)
    Based: in Peterborough, PE14 8PE

    As your local contractor, All Round Property Maintenance are proud to offer high quality workmanship alongside great customer service and a reliable level of support. We pride ourselves on our impressive reputation throughout the area and aim to leav...

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    John M., PE11
    25th December 2020
    5

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full) in Spalding

    Due to Xmas ARMP Ltd are unable to give me a quotation until the New Year.

    Cambridgeshire Roofing Solutions

    32 review(s)
    Based: in Cambridge, CB24 9YT

    All businesses, organisations and homeowners know that a quality roof will provide the best long term protection for their properties which are usually their major assets. We offer a comprehensive, tailor-made solution and service for all types of...

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    Ian M., PE32
    5th January 2021
    5

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full) in King's Lynn

    Work was completed to an excellent standard by two nice young guys. They arrived promptly as promised and informed me of...

    Essex Roofs Ltd

    1 review(s)
    Based: in Basildon, SS13 2LY

    Essex Roofs are a family run business that offers over 50 years of experience within all aspects of your roofing requirements at competitive rates

    Latest review

    Sandra B., CM8
    5th October 2021
    5

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full) in Witham

    They responded quickly and visited promptly. They were polite at all times

    CDF Roofing

    48 review(s)
    Based: in Evesham, WR11 4UA

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    Don S., HP4
    23rd October 2017
    3

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full) in Berkhamsted

    average

    Bishop Roofing Building and Landscaping

    19 review(s)
    Based: in Essex, CM15 0HH

    we Are a family run business with over 30 years experience built on reputation Our services include all types of roofing from small repairs to complete new roofs including flat roofs , we also carry out extensions and all building works to tailor y...

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    Albert N., RM3
    19th March 2017
    4

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full) in Romford

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    WEATHERSHIELD ROOFING & BUILDING CONTRACTORS

    55 review(s)
    Based: in Wickford, SS12 9LA

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    Gary W., SS7
    22nd December 2020
    5

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full) in Benfleet

    Prompt contact and friendly manner. Made the emergency repair (it was raining) to protect the roof and booked in the fu...

    JAMES FREDRICK ROOFING

    23 review(s)
    Based: in Woodbridge, IP12 1RD

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    Karen M., IP15
    14th August 2018
    5

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full) in Aldeburgh

    Pleasant man, informative and helpful. Arrived when he said and finished the job when he said he would.

    Lees gutters

    7 review(s)
    Based: in Royston, SG8 5SR

    Lee's gutters are a well established family run roofing and guttering business with employees that have up to 25 years experience. We cover the areas of South east London, East London, Essex and Kent. All of our employees are specially picked in orde...

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    Mark D., ME15
    10th July 2021
    5

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full) in Maidstone

    Lee came to property to give quote promptly and offered to undertake the work within a couple of days and although some ...

    TOP LINE ROOFING

    26 review(s)
    Based: in Dartford, DA2 7HY

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    Gerry S., DA6
    6th September 2017
    4

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full) in Bexleyheath

    Received a better quote from another company.

    Rubber Roofs4u

    6 review(s)
    Based: in Leigh-on-sea, SS4 3AT

    At Rubber Roofs4u we have years of experience covering all aspects of roofing - Tiling Slating Lead work Flat roofs Single ply roofing Leaks No job is too big or too small. We guarantee to beat any quotes given.

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    Mike T., RM2
    19th November 2019
    5

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full) in Romford

    They provided a quick response and projected a very professional manner,

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    FAQs

    What is a pitched roof?

    A pitched roof is a type of roof that is defined to have a sloping surface that has an angle that is greater than 20 degrees. Pitched roofs offer a more classical appearance. They remain the most communal and effective answer in wet and cold weathers to guarantee all-out protection.

    Eaves

    In the roof, the lower part of the inclined roof which is prominent outside the external face of the wall. The chief purpose of eaves is to pour the rainwater from the roof straight on the exterior wall. It also provides protection from sunlight. Eaves are sometimes decorated to an architectural beauty.

    Gable

    The Three-sided higher part of the wall at the end of a ridge roof.

    Flashing

    A band of impermeable material, typically metal, used to eliminate water from the intersection between a roof covering and another part of the structure. Flashings are provided to stop moisture from inflowing the wall and roof through joints in copings, parapet wall, and other infiltrations through the roof plane.

    Hip

    The Hip is defined as the exterior angle, which is generally greater than 180 degrees, which is formed at the inclined ridge of the roof slopes.

    Ridge

    The ridge is defined as the horizontal intersection made by the rising roof surfaces that are inclined in opposite directions.

    Purlins

    Purlins are the horizontal members which are laid on the principal rafters which help to support the common rafter of a roof. This is usually done when the span is large. Purlins are made from wood or steel. The top surfaces of the purlins intend to be unvarying and plane.

    Fascia

    This is the wooden board that is fixed to the feet of the common rafter at eaves. The Fascia helps the lowest ends of the roof covering material to rest on it.

    Rafter

    One of the major structural components of a pitched roof is a rafter. The rafter generally begins for the support of the roof to the ridge or hip. The purlin is supported by equally spaced rafters used side by side.

    How much is it to replace a roof?

    A roof is one of the most significant portions of any property and they’re also the single part of a structure most vulnerable to impairment from the elements. If your roof suffers substantial damage over time, maintenances and re-roofing charges can be expensive, time-consuming, and stressful which is why it is imperative to keep your roof in sound structural and aesthetic order.

    If a tile has fallen off from the top of your roof – you can expect to pay around £70-£100 to replace it including a different tile fitted in its place. Replacing a hip roof will cost between £4,250 and £7,250, the cost varies if you have a single valley or a double valley on your roof. For a new gable roof, you should expect to pay around £3,250 to £5,250.

    What does it cost to replace my roof?

    The charge of substituting your roof for a new one will be subject to the age and condition that it’s in, but usually, the cost of a new roof on an average property is around £5,500.

    Some of the key factors to keep in mind when calculating the cost of re-roofing your house include:

    • size of your roof

    • type and size of the materials used

    • shape and style of the roof

    • If structural changes are required or not

    • the roofing company hired

    Tiled roof repair costs

    If you are trying to prevent water from leaking inside your house for one or two tiles, then you can expect to pay between £100 to £200 to fix them and seal the leaks.

    Flat roof repair costs

    Minor jobs such as repairing flat roofs as well as sheds and garages or mending blisters can usually cost around £300.

    Roofing job Price range

    Replacing six ridge tiles £135-£260

    Replacing six broken or missing tiles £55-£105

    Cleanout of your gutter £35-£80

    Replacing one right tile on rooftop £70-£100

    The cost of a full re-roofing job can amount to around £3,250 to £7,250 depending on the size of your property.

    Hip roof Cost range Length of time

    Semi-detached home £4,250-£4,750 3-4 days

    Detached home £5,250-£5,750 4-5 days

    2 valleys – semi-detached home £5,750-£6,250 5-6 days

    2-valleys detached home £6,750-£7,250 6-7 days

    Gable roof Cost range Length of time

    Standard £3,250-£3,750 2-3 days

    2-valley £4,750-£5,250 4-5 days

    How to slate a roof?

    One of the most popular choices for roofing materials are roof slates. There is a number of advantages that a roof slate has, hey can be aesthetically pleasing, they can also increase the potential selling value of the house and many more. Slate is a sturdy and resilient material that delivers waterproofing physical characteristics to a pitched roof. Unlike other roof materials which absorb water slates do not. Therefore, slate is the most resistant towards freezing and water damage.

    Find out the pitch of your roof

    Before beginning with the fitting procedure, you need to figure out the pitch of your roof. The roof pitch commands how much overlap is essential with each slate. This has been made a lot easier than the early days with the advancement of technology.

    Find out the required overlap

    Once you’ve found out the exact pitch of your roof accurately, take a look at the slate producer’s description. Each manufacturer will propose the obligatory overlap in order to form a firm and safe slate roof.

    Roll out the roof membrane

    Firstly, guarantee your joists or trusses are clean of any sheards or old nails that could harm the membrane. You will now have to roll the chosen roofing membrane along the roof trusses. It is always wise to start from one of the bottom corners and keep rolling it along to the other corner.

    Secure the roof membrane

    Once the membrane has been moved out, use thump nails to protect one edge. You will now have to pull the membrane taut and carefully fix it into position. Do this before adding any nails across the membrane at points of intersection with the trusses for extra stability.

    Batten placement

    This is done to find the proper assignment of the battens. For this, you will need two full-sized slates along with an under eaves slate. Carefully position the battens on the top of the roof on the top of the overlay. Make sure not to fix them down since it will be easier to move them around and make any adjustments.

    How to build a roof?

    A roof serves as something which is so much more than just a top of a building. A roof delivers guard from the elements and precipitation, it also helps drain water from a structure, and helps to provide insulation to the structure allowing it to keep the interior of a building cool or warm, according to season.

    There are several steps to building a roof

    Mount the trusses.

    This step requires the building’s wall frames to be completely level, square and plumb. If you are building the roof onto a building that is still a frame you must use ladders or scaffolding. Hoist the trusses onto the roof.

    Install temporary braces.

    You will need to install temporary braces that the trusses can rest on until the sheathing and permanent bracing are installed, this has to be done before you install the trusses. At the centre of the back wall, nail the bottom half of one two-by-six board that's 16 feet long to the top of the outside wall, making sure you fasten it to a stud.

    Install the end trusses.

    Install the two end trusses at the front and back of the building, making sure you affix them to the temporary bracing. The batten you take will have to be a bit longer than the distance will separate the trusses.

    Install the standard trusses.

    According to the instructions provided by the manufacturer, you will first need to install the first standard truss. You will also need to nail it to the batten from the first truss.

    Sheath the roof.

    Once your trusses permanently braced, you can begin with the sheathing of the roof. Starting from the bottom corner and moving across the bottom, the sheathing is installed lengthwise.

    Install the roof cover.

    Like the sheathing and underlayment procedures, the roof cover is installed lengthwise from the bottom up. The shingles should be staggered, and they should also overlap at the same time. You will need to work up to the ridge and use a ridge cap shingles to finish the ridge.

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