The detailing of a traditional roof is a fine art and we have listed here a number of companies who specialise in such work.
Companies supplying goods or services for Roofing Contractors
We offer a wide range of salvaged materials including roof tiles, slates, chimney pots, pammets and floor bricks, pine flooring, sinks, york flag stone, oak flooring, oak beams and are Salvo Code dealers. As very reputable Roofing Contractors including tiling, slating and lead-work, we are on on the National Federation of Roofing Contractors National Heritage Roofing Contractors Register. Our work varies from small extensions to re roofing of large country houses, or barn conversions.
The CEL Group is a principal building contractor for its own projects, taking responsibility for the management of all the primary trades involved, including stonemasons, carpenters and slaters. With the encouragement of architectural practices, the CEL Group has a firm commitment and presence in the ecclesiastical and heritage building sector. It has a broad skill and service base which, as well as being a specialist lead roofing contractor, includes the use of non-ferrous metals such as copper, zinc and stainless steel. It is also one of the few European manufacturers still creating sandcast lead sheet.
DBR ( Leadwork ) Limited provides a comprehensive roofing service for the conservation and new build markets. Our roofing service is built upon the highly regarded reputation of DBR ( London ) Limited delivering exemplary standards of workmanship. The division work with Lead, Zinc and Copper, Slate, Tile and Asphalt roofs. They carry out carpentry repairs of timber roof structures, install rainwater pipes and hoppers, roof ventilation and insulation, carry out specialist sub-contract work, surveys and reports and can also provide a principal contracting service for large roof projects which include scaffolding and roof associated masonry works.
Emerton Roofing (Western) Limited
Beambridge, Nantwich, Cheshire CW5 5RE
Tel 01270 625141 Fax 01270 610024
Emerton are roofing contractors, founded in 1925, who carry out roof covering works in a variety of materials old and new, including the authentic restoration of historic roofs. Their roots go back to 1925. The company employs between 30 and 40 people on a regular basis. They specialise in traditional slating, tiling, leadwork and flat roofing methods, including Green Welsh, Collyweston, Precelli, Welsh tally, Westmorland and Victorian patent slating Their immediate areas of operation include the counties around and including Cheshire, but provide a roofing service throughout the country.
Martin-Brooks is one of Yorkshire's premier roofing contractors, carrying out high quality work in both the commercial and domestic sectors. We specialise in heritage refurbishment projects and our fully qualified craftsmen produce exceptional results with slates, tiles, lead and all types of flat roofing. Our expert teams combine excellent service with value for money, providing the same exceptional service on projects of all sizes, from the largest commercial contract to small residential repairs. Our specialist lead working skills include traditional bossing techniques using sand cast lead, modern welding methods and dressing using rolled sheet lead.
They are a major established roofing contractor for nationally important projects in both traditional and modern high class roofing materials, including Lead, Zinc and Copper.
Norman & Underwood
, The Freeschool Building
170 Scudamore Road
Leicester LE3 1HP
Telephone 0116 231 8000 Fax 0116 231 8005