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Welcome to the AJB Roofing blog
Here we will keep you up to date with our latest news, share useful roofing tips and stories and anything else we think you may enjoy! :)
By michelle, Jul 13 2015 12:33PM
Are you working outside today?
Ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun is the main potentially avoidable risk factor for skin cancer and as the hottest months approach it is vital that those who wok outside are aware of how to protect themselves
Six people currently die each day in the UK as a result of skin cancer and with construction workers being at greater risk than the general population knowing how to protect yourself is essential.
By michelle, Jan 21 2015 10:30AM
As this cold snap continues, there is a possibility that your roof could experience (if it hasn't already) the full force of the harsh winter weather conditions.
Although its not always possible, its a good idea not to wait for the snow, wind, ice and freezing rain before taking precautionery measures to protect your home. Here are some helpful roof care tips to help you prepare
Make sure your roof is fully weatherproof
Check there are no loose or missing tiles / slates, cracks or damp spots on your properties roof, as bad weather can quickley take advantage of an existing weakness
It can also be wise to check for any broken or missing pointing where the roof meets chimneys, walls, vents, dormers or skylights
Clean the gutters
Once all leaves are off the surrounding trees to your property, make sure you clean gutters of any debris which may have accumulated. Clogged gutters prevent water from flowing through them and this, combined with falling temperatures can lead to ice build up on the roof
Hopefully the information above has been or will be in the future useful to you however, roofing issues cannot always be avoided. It is always best to have a professional deal with these problems sooner rather than later.
Please be aware that a small problem with the roof could be resolve for ££'s but if left to worsen could end up costing ££££'s.
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