Roof Refurbishment

Roof Renovation

We undertake all functions associated with roof work refurbishments and renovation, co-ordinating the work schedule and organising sub-trades required on each individual project.From site set-up, scaffolding through to the slating, stone repairs and lead, copper or zinc coverings. Also minor internal works in association with roofing projects to reinstate internal finishes.We have carried out Main Contract works for many Churches, Public Buildings, Heritage & Historic Scotland, Listed Buildings and domestic & residential buildings.

We have covered the majority of the roofs on st Giles Cathedral over the past twelve years. Most recently covering the Nave and Chancel Roofs of St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh.

Main Contract works to refurbish main church roof and tower.  
Main Roof was stripped and recovered in Burlington slates with the addition of ventilation
New lead flashings were fitted to the main roof and small side roofs as well as building up tower roof for vented decking and covering in code 8 lead
New cast iron rainwater goods and hopper heads were made to match the original pattern

Works to church involved removing the existing roof decking and felt covering.
Upgrading the insulation and fitting new timber deck with ventilation gap.
New traditional long strip copper roof covering was then fitted to most of the church roof.