Types Of Thatch Repairs

Dressing Up

Thatch deteriorates gradually causing the thatch to loosen slightly from its fixings. In dressing up, the thatch is knocked evenly and securely back up in to their fixings.

 Brushing Down

The surface of the thatch may at the same time be brushed down to remove loose material and moss, which can retain moisture and gradually damage the body of the thatch.

 Repairing Holes in Thatch

Thatch which is well-laid and maintained should not normally be damaged by wind or develop holes. If isolated holes do appear they can be repaired provided they are not associated with major underlying problems such as major general slippage.

 

Moss Removal & Treatment

 Moss on your thatch roof is a complete pain, can be unsightly.

The presence of moss is not necessarily detrimental to the thatch. If damaged it is always desirable for a thatcher to remove the moss by the best means considers.

We can remove all the parts of straw that are decayed and chemically treat the effected area.

 Repairs to Ridge

 As the final protective covering along the top of the roof, the purpose of the ridge is to conceal the last fixing rod and to provide an attractive finish to the roof. Signs that your ridge would need attention would be the pattern on the ridge start to fall out of shape and loosen.

 Repairing Chimney Cement and Patch

 Your brick chimney needs to be completely patched to ensure rainfall doesn’t leak into your property. As repair and maintenance specialist , We can repair the chimney patches to the top or underneath to make your roof 100% watertight.

 Repair to Window

 Thatch which is well-laid and maintained should not normally be damaged by wind or develop holes. If isolated holes do appear they can be repaired provided they are not associated with major underlying problems such as major general slippage.

 Re-Cutting Windows

 The roof naturally slips over time, Making it very difficult to open windows. We will come and re-cut your windows so you can open them again.

 Repair to Wire Mesh

 Depending on the extent of the damaged, We would either repair the damaged mesh or replace it.

 Removal of Leaves and Pin Needles.

 We would remove all the leaves and pin needles from you roof, Leaving it clean and tidy.

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