Protect your property from water damage
Guttering systems are essential in keeping the dirt dry at the foundation of your property. Without proper drainage, wet dirt could cause structural damage to your property. Repair, replace or clean your guttering with The Roofing Company today. All guttering we install is made to measure and firmly fixed to the property to limit the need for maintenance.
When you are choosing your guttering materials you need to think about three main things: The location of the building, the type of building and the look you would like to achieve with the guttering. There is a wide choice of guttering supplies which will suit every project uniquely. Here at The Roofing Company, you can choose from a range of styles, materials and brands without compromising on quality or style.
There are also a number of different profiles available within roofline guttering, from more traditional styles to more contemporary styles and other profiles that have been designed specifically for efficiency.
Half-Round Gutters – Half-round guttering is one of the most popular guttering profiles available. Half-round gutter consists of a half-cylinder with the open side facing skywards. Half-round gutter profiles are perfect for both traditional and more contemporary properties, as they provide a simple and uniform profile with smooth curves which allow any rainwater to run smoothly down and into the centre of the gutter channel.
Ogee Gutters – The ogee gutter profile is another popular guttering profile designed with a number of curves which are often described as an S curve. The name Ogee comes from “old gothic”, the design of guttering that was very popular in the Victorian era. The Ogee gutter profile has been designed to replicate the gutter which was used in the 19th century, which means that suitable for traditional buildings but can also be used to add an air of tradition and authenticity to modern buildings.
Deep Gutters – Deep style gutters are designed specifically for areas in which the levels of rainfall which is usually higher than average. Deep style gutters are very similar to half-round gutters but simply with a deeper channel, meaning more water can be transferred. These deep gutters are very useful on refurbishment projects, domestic buildings in areas of high rainfall and buildings with large roof areas.
Box Gutters – Box gutters are also known as square gutters consist of a 3 sided rectangular channel. Box gutters are usually better suited to particular projects that already incorporate angular features such as contemporary apartment blocks and outbuildings. They can be used in areas of high rainfall or water runoff without any issues.
Even if you have guards on your gutters it is important to maintain your gutters, roof and guards. If you have open rain gutters they ought to be cleaned a minimum of twice a year – in the Spring after trees, bud and seed pods disperse as well as in the Fall after the trees drop their leaves. Getting a professional in to clean your gutters will minimise the debris which will sit and build upon the roof. If you would like more information on our guttering services please contact us today on 01174 055 158.
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Guttering that needs
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Call out for a roofer if you notice:
Black or green algae eating away at the roof
Damp patches in the loft or attic ceiling after a storm or snow
Cracked tiles after extreme weather and ice.