Welcome to the new D&C Roofing Blog, here you will find us talking about all our work whether it is about a new roof we have fitted in Blackpool or articles advising you on the steps to take to fix a leaky roof
|Posted by dave on February 8, 2015 at 11:50 AM||comments (0)|
Another excellent review received
Many Thanks to Dave and co at D&C Roofing for another job well done. This is the 2nd time I have employed their roofing services and just like the 1st time, I have had an excellent job done, bang-on time & bang-on quotation price !! Would not hesitate to recommend their skills for any roofing issues.
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The first job we carried out a while ago was ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by dave on March 18, 2013 at 1:40 PM||comments (0)|
If you’re looking for a roof repair company in Blackpool, making the right choice can make all the difference. One of the first things you should find out is what their customers have to say about them. At D&C Roofing we guarantee our workmanship and are fully insured
Here’s what our customers have to say.
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|Posted by dave on July 26, 2011 at 3:53 AM||comments (0)|
Hey, Can You Help Me Out?
Hi, I have a roofing company in Blackpool England and I need all the help I can get! I need to get some Google plus one click on my websites. You look like the kind of nice person that will help. You have such a kind face. (That’s a lovely top you’re wearing by the way.) All you need to do is go to my websites and click on the plus one button. So please can I have a Google plus one?Read Full Post »
|Posted by dave on July 4, 2011 at 3:37 AM||comments (0)|
"Excellence is never an accident: it is the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction, skillful execution and the vision to see obstacles as opportunities." And Quality is doing the job right even when nobody is watching!!!!!!!!!!!
At D&C Roofing we take pride in what we do! contact us on (01253) 6...Read Full Post »
|Posted by dave on July 2, 2011 at 7:10 AM||comments (0)|
Planning For A Loft Conversion
Planning to convert any building can take a lot of time, effort, and, of course, money. There are important things you need to know before beginning such a project, and making sure you have the proper permission is the first one.
Any building conversion can be a difficult, long project to undertake. There are many things to consider when planning an addition to any building, whether it be a house or commercial building.
There are...Read Full Post »
|Posted by dave on July 2, 2011 at 7:09 AM||comments (0)|
How a Roof is Built
Once the walls and interior structure of a building is complete, the roof will be built above.
The first step is to order the roof trusses. These give the roof its shape, and also provide a base for the covering. Most trusses are made to order to your specific size and load-bearing requirements, though for some common buildings such as garages they can be bought pre-fabricated.
Trusses come in several designs, which have different properties...Read Full Post »
|Posted by dave on June 30, 2011 at 7:30 AM||comments (0)|
Roof maintenance is an essential part of building upkeep. There are many roofing companies that offer such programs, and it is a good idea to shop around to find one who does before putting on that new roof.
There are many elements that could cause a problem with your roof. Storms, floods, and other disasters can cause extreme damage, and most of the time, will mean necessary repairs.
Other situations can also cause damage to your roof, such as improper construction, or inadequate...Read Full Post »
|Posted by dave on June 30, 2011 at 7:23 AM||comments (0)|
D&C-Roofing are specialist domestic and commercial roofing contractors.
A roof refurbishment is an overhaul of the existing roof covering.
Refurbishment restores the existing roof to a weather/waterproof state and ensures the roof is free from defects.
A refurbished roof will have an extended lifespan. Any roof defects will have been identified and appropriately fixed to prevent further damage.
Roof Refurbishment is appropriate for slate, tile and lead roofs.Read Full Post »
|Posted by dave on February 28, 2011 at 3:32 PM||comments (0)|
The top reasons why a flat roof leaks are:
1.Bad design - Not having an adequate fall on the roof or adequate outlets for water to drain from the roof.
2.Bad workmanship - The roof covering not being installed to the manufacturer's specifications.
3.Settlement - The roof holds water because the timbers supporting it have sagged and now allow water to pond on the roof.
4.Lack of maintenance - Solar-reflective stones or paint haven't been applied regularly to prevent ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by mark on July 24, 2010 at 11:42 AM||comments (0)|
What is a Green Roof?
A Green Roof is a roof, flat or pitched, which is covered with living vegetation of some kind. This vegetation is laid over a waterproof covering to keep the water from entering the property.
What are the benefits of a Green Roof?
•A Green Roof will reduce heating costs by adding mass and thermal resistance to a roof. This means your house will stay hotter in cooler periods an...Read Full Post »