DPR warning to homeowners after cowboy scam in Derby

DPR Ltd’s roofers would like to warn homeowners in the Leeds, Barnsley, Wakefield, Huddersfield and Pontefract areas of Yorkshire to watch out after complaints from a number of residents in Derby about a cowboy roofer scam. Cowboy roofer scams…


Urgent Works to Dangerous Glass Roof at XL call centre in Batley

DPR Roofing recently undertook urgent glass roof repair work at the XL Call Centre in Batley. The roof on the large commercial offices was in a very poor state and required immediate attention. After an initial survey to ascertain the seriousness of…


DPR invest in brand new multi-use telehandler

DPR roofing has always been committed to developing our company and providing equipment which will make the jobs of our employees easier. As leading roofing contractors in Yorkshire, we believe excellence comes from progress. At the beginning of…


Lead roofing stolen off of NHS Hospital

DPR Roofing are saddened to hear of lead roofing being taken from West Suffolk Hospital in Bury St Edmunds. In the past 12 months, the hospital said that multiple items had been taken from the hospital, including bizarre items like a scone. They…


Severe weather warning issued in Yorkshire

 Winds of up to 90mph are expected to hit areas of Yorkshire in the next 24 hours as storms hit the region. Severe weather warnings have been released by the Met Office across the North of England including Yorkshire and people are being…


£15 million fund for urgent roof repairs to worship buildings

It has recently been announced that the new £15 million government-funded listed places of Worship roof repair fund is now up and running. Those in charge of listed worship buildings are now able to apply for money to address any urgent roof…


New Purpose Built Office for DPR

Due to continued growth and expansion, DPR are delighted to announce that we are shortly due to move to new premises in Denby Dale, West Yorkshire. “DPR have been based in Crigglestone since October 2003 and the office has proved to be a great…


Watch out for rogue trader scams

After hearing that rogue traders are present in the counties bordering Yorkshire, DPR would like to remind people to be on the lookout for doorstep trader scams. This is even more crucial as we enter the last few weeks of summer where traders might…


Yorkshire Churches receive grants to get roofs fixed

Some historically important Churches in the Yorkshire region have received funding to repair their crumbling roofs. The funding comes from the National Churches trust charity, which are funding the repairs at 45 churches nationally, with six in…


Guttering Issues in Yorkshire

Guttering can cause huge issues to properties all over the Yorkshire region, especially in the wet and windy weather like we have had in the last few days. Blocked gutters, caused by leaves or twigs, prevent water draining away properly and can…