Roof replacement (Pitched/Tiled) in Leicester

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Roof replacement (Pitched/Tiled) in Leicester

On the lookout for tile or slate roofing contractors in Leicester? Our tile and slate roofing contractors within Leicester are able to offer you the perfect quotes to have a completely new roof constructed or repaired.

Tile and slate are probably the two preferred materials in the UK with regard to roof construction, with the sturdiness and potential to deal with weather both common aspects with British property owners. With a array of colours to set your home apart from the crowd there is an chance to add a distinctive appeal to your property.

Colours available include black, grey and red, therefore be certain to find something which suits your existing house. With little servicing necessary over a 75-year lifespan, you're sure to have something that can look good for a long time.

With the various colours on offer combined with the low maintenance and great strength qualities, getting a tile or slate roof is most often a good choice for householders.

We will provide you with up to four tile or slate roofing companies in your area, who will supply quotations for the work you want completed. You'll get a house visit from specialists in Leicester who will help you make a decision on the ideal material for your home before completing the construction.

The installation of a tile or slate roof will take a few days to a few weeks, depending on the size and pitch of the roof, together with the number of workers undertaking the project.

Average Tile or slate roofing cost in Leicester

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 Leicester, as reported by local Quotatis members.

Tile or slate roofing installation cost in Leicester 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 Leicester in September 2021

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We noted 11,894 requests for property quotations within Leicester. Of these quotation requests the amount of tile or slate roofing quotes in Leicester was 0. Quotatis would have been in a position to match these consumers with up to 4 suitable contractors who were available for work in Leicester during those times. Ask for a free house survey from trustworthy companies within Leicester.

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Tile or slate roofing searches in cities and towns near Leicester September 2021

Leicester

Leicester is one of the biggest cities in Britain, boasting the tenth biggest population and positioned in the East Midlands area. Leicester has been built around the River Soar and maintains a lot of its historical roots, especially from the Roman ages with streets, baths and military outposts. There's been a spate of extra housing projects over the last handful of decades with 40% of Leicester's population being immigrants. Whether you live in a new or traditional home, look for having work carried out by reputable experts.

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    JUST ROOFING

    11 review(s)
    Based: in Coalville, LE67 8QN

    Welcome to just roofing I am a professional roofer with 15 years experience in the trade starting in the family Business where i gained vast experience in quality workmanship and attention to detail if you are in need of a simple roof repair or a ...

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    Peter C., LE4
    5

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

    Very professional

    DJ’S PROPERTY MAINTENANCE

    31 review(s)
    Based: in Market harborough, LE16 9HF

    We are a family run business with over 25 years experience in upvc & roofing work. We pride ourselves on the experience we have and a first class job is a must!. We are approved fitters and all our work is carried out to a standard second to none...

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    Phill M., LE8
    5

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

    A great response to an urgent situation. The work was completed promptly and professionally. The work looks good and it ...

    B.UR. Roofer Limited

    82 review(s)
    Based: in Wolverhampton, WS11 0BD

    Hi my name is billy I have been in the trade for 20 years we specialise in customer satisfaction We cover all aspects of roofing New roofs flat roofs upvc rubber Epdm Repointing 10 years guarantee

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    Mark W., B36
    5

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

    Excellent, friendly service, very efficient and helpful

    Titan Roof Care

    23 review(s)
    Based: in Rugby, CV23 9QE

    Hi my name is Joseph from Titan roof care we are family run business with over 30 year of experience. We offer all aspects of roofing from general repairs to full roof replacements. Reliable tidy and top Quality workmanship is are priority. My team o...

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    Andy G., NN11
    5

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

    prompt reply,good price,job well done.

    Impact Roofing

    2 review(s)
    Based: in Leicester, CV32 0RQ

    Impact roofing is a trusted, professional & reliable roofing company with unrivalled expertise in the industry. Drawing over 30 years of experience, we focus on providing all types of roofing services giving each customer a outstanding quality servic...

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    Graham C., B74
    3

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full) in Sutton Coldfield

    Very Pleasant Quoted good price

    Benjamin roofing

    12 review(s)
    Based: in Nuneaton, CV10 8BB

    We are a small family run business based in Nuneaton. We work in all surrounding areas. All work carried out by Benjamin roofing comes with a minimum 10 year guarantee. All of us are highly skilled in what we do and all are up to date with our CSCS h...

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    Gary M., CV6
    5

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

    Polite & informative

    WN NEWSTYLE LTD

    8 review(s)
    Based: in Leamington spa, CV32 4RB

    At wn newstyle ltd we are a limited company with over 10 years in the home improvement business we offer a wide range of services such as upvc fascias soffits and guttering all roofing services windows and doors and landscaping all work is fully guar...

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    Janet C., NN4
    5

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

    A prompt and courteous company. Thank you.

    NORTHANTS ROOFING.CO.UK

    15 review(s)
    Based: in Northampton, NN16 9EG

    Northants Roofing are the midlands premier roofling and roofline experts. We specialise in Roofing & Roofline including Fasicas, Soffits, Guttering, Cladding, Pointing, Leadwork, Slating, Tiling, Chimneys & Roof Repair. No job is too big or too small...

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    Raili F., LE16
    5

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full) in Market Harborough

    I am sure the quot would be satisfactory but I had already giver the work to someone from "Rural Trader".

    S S ROOFING

    66 review(s)
    Based: in Kettering, NN15 5NT

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    David P., NN14
    5

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

    Excellent value for money

    Rooftec

    17 review(s)
    Based: in Bluntisham, PE28 3FP

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    Denise H., NR14
    4

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

    You only found me one so not a lot to compare with. Thought price was ok when he quoted but found out that what we thou...

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    FAQs

    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.

    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.

    What is a roof eave?

    An eave is the edge of a roof, which is why they are now and then called roof eaves. On a household's outside, eaves can stick out outside the side of the building, serving both ornamental and applied purposes. The eave of a house has come to mean the lower area of the roof that projects after the external covering, as opposite to a cornice, which is part of the entablature in Classical architecture.

    Think of how a roof outspreads outside the covering, and then think about how a hard rain may roll down the roof and, on the ground, away from the structure. Centuries ago, the eavesdrop was that indentation line made around a structure when the rain fell off the edge of the roof onto the ground.

    Types of Eaves

    A roof can come to a conclusion in essentially three ways. A closed eave is the one which has very little or no overhang at all. An open eave has a visible overhang, projecting beyond the roof brackets. A boxed eave is surrounded with a soffit.

    The Use of Eaves?

    An eave can defend the siding and substance of a structure. A roof eave bulging beyond the sides permits snow and rain to fall from the roof away from the covering, to the ground. The more the "weather" gets thrown away from the household, the chances of you having a dry basement increases.

    In cases of regions with a warmer climate, a large eave can help provide shade to the interior of the house. In rainy environments, the prolonged eaves of Asian architecture deliver shelter from the climate, as well as direction. In the 21st century, an eave may be an inconspicuous site for security cameras and light.

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