traditional sussex thatchers
OFFERING A FULLY INSURED PROFESSIONAL SERVICE OF:
Providing a full report into the life span of your thatched roof and laying out a schedule for any repairs or remedial work needed.
Removing and disposing of the old thatch and battens if necessary and installing any desired waterproofing and fireproof barriers before replacing all or part of the roof in either straw or water reed of the highest quality.
Removing the worn out ridge and replacing it with a new ridge of Triticale straw held in place using a traditional cross spar pattern of hazel spars and liggers and decorated with your choice of block cut.
Repairing leaks, damaged or prematurely worn areas of the roof where possible to maintain the roofs structural integrity and allow it to reach its full lifespan before re-thatching is needed.
Wiring new straw thatch and ridging to protect it from birds, vermin and the elements greatly increasing its lifespan. Older water reed thatches can also be wired if they are being damaged by weather or pests to prolong their effectiveness.
Removing moss from the roof to help prolong the lifespan of the thatch.
LEAd Repairs & replacement
Replacement of any worn out lead flashings on existing roofs or creating flashings for new builds.
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Providing the best options for the repair or replacement of your thatched roof, with a clear price and time frame for the work to take place.