New flat roof installation in Porlock, near Minehead, Somerset

Henleaze Roofing
July 6, 2022

Leaded Flat roof replacement in Porlock near Taunton

This old fiberglass flat roof in Porlock had cracks in it and required a complete replacement. With lead and fibreglass offering similar life spans our client choose to replace with lead. Lead is commonly used for flat roofs due to its long life and ability to be formed to fit many positions. We removed the old cracking fibreglass and installed lead in the roof bays.

What are the benefits of using lead?

Lead is great for flat roofs as it expands and contracts with the weather which makes it great for the unpredictable nature of the UK weather especially here in the South West.

It's also flexible and water tight which makes it a great sealant. When installed properly it will last up to around 20 years depending on the upkeep and is especially resistant to corrosion.

One of the key benefits is that on older properties it can offer a more decorative finish meaning it will be in keeping with the property and the its style.

Lead is an environmentally friendly product which can be recycled this means that by using lead your are reducing the impact of the work on your property by using green materials.

Why choose Henleaze Roofing for your new flat roof?

At Henleaze Roofing we have been fixing roofs and installing lead flat roofs for over 40 years across Somerset and the South West. We use only the finest quality materials so if you are looking for a new roof or roof repairs we guaranteed we will secure the roof over your head. Contact use today

Henleaze Roofing

Henleaze Roofing have over 4 decades of experience in roofing repairs and new roof installations. With their eclectic mix of traditional and new techniques they undertake a range of roof repairs and works all delivered to the highest standards using the best quality products.

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When choosing Henleaze Roofing you are guaranteed a high quality finish whatever the works undertaken. With the experience we have, we provide a range of roofing services including slating and tiling, re felting and battening, installation of Velux Windows, PVC fascias, soffits and guttering, storm damage repairs and leadwork.

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1 Elm Villas
Porlock, Minehead
TA24 8QB