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Roof replacement (Pitched/Tiled) in Prescot

Trying to find tile or slate roofers in Prescot? Our tile and slate roofers within Prescot will be able to provide you with the top quotations for having a brand new roof constructed or repaired.

Tile and slate are considered the two most widely used materials in the UK with regard to roof construction, with the toughness and potential to deal with weather both popular factors with British householders. With a array of colours to set your household apart from the crowd there is an chance to add a distinctive attraction to your house.

Colours on offer include black, grey and red, thus make certain to seek out something that suits your existing house. Having little servicing needed over a 75-year lifespan, you're sure to have something that will look good for decades.

With the selection of colours being offered combined with the low upkeep and excellent resilience qualities, purchasing a tile or slate roof is often times the best option for homeowners.

We'll offer you around four tile or slate roofing companies locally, who'll offer quotes for the work you want carried out. You'll be given a household visit from specialists in Prescot who can assist you to pick the ideal material for your house before carrying out the construction.

The installation of a tile or slate roof will require a few days to a couple of weeks, based on the size and pitch of the roofing, in addition to the volume of workers undertaking the project.

Average Tile or slate roofing cost in Prescot

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 Prescot, as reported by local Quotatis members.

Tile or slate roofing installation cost in 2021

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

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We noted 278 requests for property quotations within Prescot. Of these quote requests the number of tile or slate roofing quotes within Prescot was 0. Quotatis would have been able to match these customers with up to four suitable contractors who were available for work within Prescot during those times. Request a free home survey from reputable companies in Prescot.

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Prescot is a town and civil parish within the Metropolitan Borough of Knowsley in Merseyside, England. Typically component of Lancashire, it is located around 8 miles to the eastern of Liverpool city centre. Prescot notes the start of the A58 road which runs through to Wetherby, West Yorkshire. According to the 2001 Census, the long-term population of the town is around 11,184. Within this population, there are about 5,265 men and 5,919 women. Prescot's name is believed to originate from the Anglo-Saxon preost 'clergyman' as well as 'cot', indicating a cottage or small residence possessed or occupied by a priest, a 'priest-cottage'. In the 14th century, William Dacre, 2nd Baron Dacre, obtained a charter for the holding of a three-day market and portable fair at Prescot, to begin on the Wednesday following Corpus Christi. From the center of the 1590's to 1609, Prescot was residence to the Prescot Play House, a Shakespearean theatre, built near Eccleston Road. Over the last few years, a number of cultural and arts events have been developed in the community, including the annual 10-day Prescot Event of Songs and also the Arts as well as a yearly Elizabethan Fayre. The Shakespeare North Trust fund promotes William Shakespeare's historical link with the community, a subject being looked into at Liverpool's John Moores College. Motivated by the historical Prescot Play house, the Trust prepares to construct the Shakespeare North facility in Prescot, consisting of a Shakespearean playhouse and an academic centre. In April 2016, Knowsley Council granted planning authorization for the brand-new playhouse. Stone Road, running in between High Road as well as Eccleston Road, is just 26 inches broad at its southerly end and is just one of the narrowest streets in Britain. For all of your residence improvements, be certain to identify credible specialists in Prescot to make sure of quality.

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    Asbestos Services and Roofline Limited

    136 review(s)
    Based: in Doncaster, DN8 4NJ

    We are a family run business with over 20 years combined experience within the asbestos industry, we will and can undertake any issues arising in regards to asbestos

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    Andrew W., HP9

    Asbestos | Removal in Beaconsfield

    Written estimate received. fair price


    77 review(s)
    Based: in Lancashire, WN8 0DB

    ADL PROJECTS well established business covering all types of Fascia Soffits ,Roofing,Pointing,Garage Roofs replaced,all repairs,including double glazed windows doors conservatory repairs,Gutter cleaning and Repairs,UPVC cleaning,emergency repairs.Hon...

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    Mike D., L40

    Roofing | Pitched | Repair in Ormskirk

    Efficient and proper job, to quote and on time


    44 review(s)
    Based: in Holywell, CH8 9UU

    Dedicated to producing beautifully crafted and carefully executed work, we liaise closely with our customers in order to guarantee complete satisfaction and peace of mind. Our expertise will ensure that each project is properly organised and efficie...

    Latest review

    Colin B., CH43

    Roofline | Soffits / Fascias in Prenton

    Mr. Allison contacted me and gave a price , but it is to high for us at the moment. So we have decided not to get the wo...


    42 review(s)
    Based: in Winsford, CW7 2GS

    For over 15 years MG Home Improvements have been repairing and fixing leaking roofs all over Cheshire,North Wales & The Wirral. We are a Family Run Business ,well established and fully qualified to carry out the simplest roof repair to the ...

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    Samantha L., WA16

    Roofline | Soffits / Fascias in Knutsford

    Didn't quote


    30 review(s)
    Based: in Blackpool, FY4 1 LJ

    Hi my name is Benjamin Loveridge If you’re looking roofing company to carry out roofing repairs or fit A complete new roof and we are the companie to call. Roof replacement and repairs services covering Blackpool Fleetwood Lytham Thornton-Cl...

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    Julie C., FY6

    Roofline | Guttering in Poulton-le-Fylde

    Turned. Up on time . Advised me and completed the job Work done to a good standard pleased with the result. Will use a...

    Premier Rooflines

    21 review(s)
    Based: in Deeside, CH5 2DA

    we are a cheshire based company providing industry leading home improvement products fitted to BBA standards. Specialising in fascias, soffits, guttering and cladding, we will work closely with you to create the perfect finish for your house. As a f...

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    Sarah O., CW9

    Roofline | Soffits / Fascias in Northwich

    Very quick to get back to me – Just awaiting an appointment later this week

    JR Home Improvements

    34 review(s)
    Based: in Blackpool, FY1 5PL

    Welcome to the my Quotatis page for JR Home-Improvements a business with over 20 years combined work experience in fitting upvc fascias, soffits & guttering and Firestone rubber cover flat roofing, also work from a simple replacement tile to a compl...

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    Lee E., FY5

    Roofline | Soffits / Fascias in Thornton-Cleveleys

    Johnie and Lee did an excellent job. Johnie was always explaining everything he was doing. They were always polite and ...

    Platinum contractors

    52 review(s)
    Based: in Blackpool, FY4 5EP

    Platinum Contractors is a family owned business started in2004. And , has grown to serve all of Lancashire To meet the needs of our clients, we’ve evolved to include the entire construction process, including FULL PROPERTY MAINTENANCE. We pride ou...

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    Sharon T., PR4

    Roofing | Pitched | Repair in Preston

    Great guys, good price for repairs, Quick to respond. Would highly recommend this company. If I need any repairs in the ...

    N L Roofing

    11 review(s)
    Based: in Chester, CH49QR

    NLHOMEIMPROVEMENTS IS a family runner business with over 25 years of experience we are near to the quotatis website and are looking forward to showing our quality workmanship we take on all aspects of roofing and groundwork no job is to big or small

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    Ashley H., CH4

    Roofline | Guttering in Chester

    Very quick and efficient

    Roofcare Roofing and Insulation Ltd

    8 review(s)
    Based: in Warrington, WA3 6DD

    Roofcare Roofing & Insulation Services The North West’s No.1 Roofing and Insulation company. FREE Roof MOT including a 36 point health check* Rapid response 4 hour callout Call Now for immediate attention.

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    Raymond P., M26

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

    Well presented and prepared gave a competitive quote and was very professional in approach

    Similar Customer Enquiries for Tile or slate roofing in Prescot

    20 Jan

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L34

    Enquiry from: Leslie S

    Start Date: Immediate

    Customer visited the site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: House, Roof type: Pitched, Work description: Leaking dorma dripping into bedroom

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    15 Jan

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L34

    Enquiry from: Donald F

    Start Date: 1 to 3 months

    re roof , approx 26ft x 26ft hip roof , rigid barrier to first course,new breathable barrier, treated timbers , marley roman tiles. dry hip to hips and ridge. new leadwork to chimney stack. roof has v...

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    19 Aug

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L35

    Enquiry from: John F

    Start Date: Immediate

    13no x 2.900 width @22 pitch

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    08 Jul

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L35

    Enquiry from: Peter J

    Start Date: Immediate

    customer visited the site and submitted an enquiry. property type: house, roof type: pitched, work description: replace completely tiled roof please call to appoint

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    06 Apr

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L35

    Enquiry from: Lawrence R

    Start Date: Immediate

    Customer visited the site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: House, Roof type: Pitched, Work description: I have damp in back bedroom, I need a roof repair.

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    23 Feb

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L35

    Enquiry from: Chris D

    Start Date: Immediate

    Full roof replacement, up and over gable end with velux either side. No valleys, or hips

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    12 Nov

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L34

    Enquiry from: Joseph A

    Start Date: Immediate

    Customer visited the site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: House, Roof type: Pitched, Work description: fix my roof please been leaking for ages

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    27 Aug

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L35

    Enquiry from: Sylvia H

    Start Date: Immediate

    Customer visited the site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: House, Roof type: Pitched, Work description: full new roof plus guttering clearing

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    01 Aug

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L35

    Enquiry from: Jennifer H

    Start Date: Immediate

    Customer visited the site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: House, Roof type: Pitched, Work description: semi. whole new roof needed

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    30 Jan

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L34

    Enquiry from: Sara F

    Start Date: Immediate

    Stripping and renewal of roof felt Homeowner Please contact to appoint

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    23 Dec

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L34

    Enquiry from: Jennie M

    Start Date: 1 to 3 months

    Ridge tiles to be replaced/repointed on a 2 up 2 down semi detached house Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Semi detached Roofing Material: Tiles Roof Height: 2nd Floor...

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    12 Jul

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L35

    Enquiry from: Mrd J

    Start Date: Immediate

    Replacement Sofattas and gittering

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    27 Apr

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L35

    Enquiry from: Ann B

    Start Date: Immediate

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    28 Mar

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L35

    Enquiry from: Gerald O

    Start Date: Immediate

    Semi detached garage roof sustained storm damage/wear and tear and concrete facings eroding and falling out exposing rood beams and dislodging front tiles. Needs expert review and repair. Quo...

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    22 Oct

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L35

    Enquiry from: L

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    Replacemrnt of asbestos type garage roof,fsscia boards and rear guttering. Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Terrace

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    30 Aug

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L35

    Enquiry from: Mark W

    Start Date: 1 to 3 months

    Slate tile conversion of conservatory roof Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Detached Roofing Material: Slates Roof Height: 1st Floor How many bedrooms do you have: 3-4 ...

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    11 Jun

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L34

    Enquiry from: B

    Start Date: Immediate

    tile an outbuilding 6sqare meters

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    29 Nov

    Roofing | Pitched | Replacement (Partial & Full)

    Prescot - L35

    Enquiry from: Amanda W

    Start Date: Immediate

    Looking for a price for repair/replacement of wooden facias. Have had work completed by you before but lost your card

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    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.


    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.


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


    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.


    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.


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


    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.


    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.


    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 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.

    How to replace roof tiles

    Replacement of roof tiles that have fractured, cracked or is missing is vital to avoid roof leaks and ceiling damage once rain and wind appear. Countering the problem swiftly by yourself is probable as long as it's only a few tiles. Charges for tile replacement can be expensive and fluctuate conditional on the company you hire.

    The steps to replacing a tile are:

    Ensure you have the right replacement tile as there are numerous different roof tiles on the market.

    The most common types of roof tiles are concrete and terracotta. You must confirm that the tile is identical to your earlier tile or it may not work and can result in impairment even though you've tried to repair it. If you don't know what the tile is, ask the suggestion of a roofing supplier and they should be able to match it for you.

    Get onto the roof.

    It is only advisable to do this if the safety is guaranteed, using a steady ladder and maybe even using climbing ropes to protect you in case of a fall. If you don't possess a head for altitudes or you're sceptical about how safe it is for you to get on the roof, call in a professional.

    Once you have securely gotten to the cracked tile, you'll want to somewhat lift the tiles that overlay the one to be detached. Do this by means of two pieces of timber to hold them up. Lift the broken tile over the baton with a brick trowel and gently slide it down.

    Place your new tile on top of the brick trowel and inverse the steps to remove the tile.

    Be certain to place the overlying tiles back into place.

    Conduct a fast check across the roof to review any other possible damage. It is always advised to keep update on how the roof is holding out to keep an eye out for other tiles that might need replacing.

    What types of roof tile are there?

    Roofing is one of the most significant portions of your household. Not only does it protect the inhabitants from the elements, but it also plays a vital role in the architectural appeal. When people reflect of roofing, they consider various types of tile for the job.

    Metal Tiles

    When we talk of metal roofs, most of the people think of roofs made of metal panels which are joined together by joints or raised seams. This is often not the case as there are several numbers of obtainable metal roofing products.

    Ceramic Tiles

    Another popular choice of roofing material is ceramic. Clay tiles are incombustible and fairly sturdy, necessitating scarcer repairs or substitutions than asphalt roofs.

    Concrete Tiles

    For those that like the look of ceramic tiles, as well as their fire resistance, this may not be the choice, but those who want something a little tougher and less susceptible to cracking when having work done on the roof, there are the best tiles.

    Bituminous Tiles

    For those that want a lightweight, supple tile that’s easier to fit, there’s the bituminous tile. These types of tiles are made from cellulose fibre or using fibreglass allowing them to be flexible.

    Polymer-Sand Tiles

    A new-fangled substitute for ceramic tiles is the polymer-sand tile. Created from a combination of sand bound together with polymers, these are very rigid, sturdy tiles are shaped in a mould.

    Copper Tile

    Copper roofs can be a great choice for many due to their long lifespan. Copper tiles have the ability to last over a century before needing replacement.

    Composite Tile

    Another newer roofing tile is the composite. This is a multi-layered tile that is made using metal, acrylic and stone granules.

    Stone Tiles

    This is one of the oldest forms of roofing tiles that you can get out there. It is also one of the longest-lasting tiles on the market as well, with some roofs lasting well over 100 years.

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