Do House Surveyors Check the Roof?

Do House Surveyors Check the Roof?

Whether you’re a buyer or a seller, a professional survey can offer valuable information about the condition of a property. One of the key areas that surveyors focus on is the roof. But what exactly do they look for, and why is the condition of the…


Is It Safe to Get on My Roof?

Is It Safe to Get on My Roof?

If you think the roof on your Wakefield property has experienced damage following a storm or you want to clear the autumn leaves from your gutters, it can be tempting to go up there and take care of things yourself. However, getting up on your…


Home Maintenance Checklist for 2024

The Ultimate Home Maintenance Checklist for 2024

As we step into 2024, it’s important for UK homeowners to make sure their home is maintained and ready to face the challenges of the following seasons. Small maintenance oversights can cause big problems across time, especially when the weather…


Will My Leaky Roof Last the Winter?

Will My Leaky Roof Last the Winter?

From light snow flurries to serious storms that warrant amber alerts from the Met Office, West Yorkshire experiences all kinds of winter weather. This presents a unique set of challenges for cities like Wakefield, where you’ll find a variety of…


Ladders vs Scaffolding vs Cherry Picker – Which is Best?

Ladders vs Scaffolding vs Cherry Picker – Which is Best?

From minor repairs to full replacements, roofers rely on specialised tools and equipment to complete projects safely. Working at heights brings a unique set of requirements to the roofing industry and makes equipment like ladders, scaffolding and…


Guttering FAQs – Your Questions Answered

Guttering FAQs – Your Questions Answered

Maintaining guttering is often one of those ‘I’ll get around to it’ jobs. However, regular clearing and maintenance can prevent a host of problems for your roof and property. While the concept of guttering is pretty simple, there are often a host of…


8 Pros and Cons of Cherry Pickers for Roofing

8 Pros and Cons of Cherry Pickers for Roofing

Whether you require work on a domestic roof or a commercial building, the roofline can be an awkward place to access and work on. Most roofers use a variety of methods to get to these areas, such as scaffolding. But cherry pickers are now a handy…


Pitched vs Flat Roofs – Comparing the Pros and Cons

Pitched vs Flat Roofs – Comparing the Pros and Cons

If you’re considering a new roof installation or replacement, there are two broad types of roof to choose from – pitched and flat roofs. There are several advantages and a couple of disadvantages to consider with each roofing structure. However,…


How to Give Your Property a New Year Health Check

How to Give Your Property a New Year Health Check

Keeping your property well-maintained is important to protect your long-term investment and prevent disruption to your day-to-day life. While many people know that their property is overdue for a health check, it ends up on the back burner simply…


Is Your Commercial Roof Safe for Winter?

Is Your Commercial Roof Safe for Winter?

Winter might include the most wonderful time of the year. But it’s also the most important time of the year for your commercial roof. In this post, we’ll outline how to ensure your commercial roof is safe for winter, starting with the challenges…