Posted on 21 November 2023

How to protect your roof

If you’re wondering how to protect your roof right now, you’re not alone. Many people ask this question once the bad weather arrives. Large downpours and challenging winds can leave roofs in much worse condition at the end of the winter than they were earlier in the year. Thankfully, there are several steps you can take to give your roof the protection it needs and extend its lifespan. Read on...

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Posted on 25 October 2023

Ways to winter-proof your roof

Winterproofing your roof is essential to protect your home from harsh weather during the winter months. Ensuring your roof is well-prepared for the effects of the elements can prevent damage and help extend the lifespan of your roof. Read on to discover the top ways to winterproof your roof.  10 top tips on ways to winter-proof your roof Inspect your roof before winter arrives  Before winter arrives, make sure you...

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Posted on 20 September 2023

Can a new roof save energy costs?

With the price of heating our homes skyrocketing recently, you might be wondering “Can a new roof save energy costs?”. If your existing roof is old or damaged, it’s likely that it’s not as energy-efficient as it could be, which might be contributing to your steep bills. Read on to find out why it could be time for a new roof.  Older roofs are less energy efficient Older roofs tend...

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Posted on 21 August 2023

How does the weather affect my roof?

Over time, the weather can have a significant impact on your home’s roof. With sun, rain, wind and snow all affecting its performance, appearance and lifespan. If you’re wondering “How does the weather affect my roof?” and what you can do to mitigate potential damage, read on. The impact of the weather on your home’s roof The weather in the UK can experience different extremes throughout the year. While the...

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Posted on 25 July 2023

How often should I replace my roof?

“How often should I replace my roof?” is one of the most common questions we get asked here at Raven Roofing and Repairs. Most people know that their roof won’t last forever but aren’t sure exactly when to replace it. Read on to find out how long you can expect your roof to last and discover the biggest signs that you need a replacement.  How long does a standard roof...

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Posted on 22 June 2023

Can you get your roof cleaned? [ Infographic ]

Are you wondering “Can you get your roof cleaned?” If so, you’re not alone. Many people notice that their roofs start to look worse for wear at some point, gathering debris such as leaves as well as developing moss and algae growth. The good news is that our roofers carry out roof cleaning at a highly competitive price. Read on to find out more about roof cleaning services. What does...

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Posted on 22 May 2023

Commercial vs domestic roofing

Many people assume that all roofs are the same. However, when it comes to commercial and domestic roofs, there are some key differences. Not only do commercial roofs tend to be bigger but they are usually constructed from different materials. They may also have a different structure. Read on to learn more about commercial vs domestic roofing in the UK. How are domestic and commercial roofs different?   Commercial roofing refers...

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Posted on 21 April 2023

How to clean your roof

Over time, you can expect your roof to become dirty. Harsh weather, natural debris and a build-up of algae and moss can leave it looking less than its best. Whilst natural rainfall can help to wash off most dirt, regular cleaning is necessary as well. Read on to find out how to clean your roof.  Tips for cleaning your roof When it comes to cleaning your home, your first thought...

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Posted on 20 March 2023

How to maintain your flat roof

Flat roofs have long been a popular choice for homeowners in the UK. As well as being easy to install, they’re usually highly affordable. However, maintenance is often a key concern with this type of roof. Flat roofs tend to collect large amounts of debris which can put a lot of pressure on them. This can potentially lead to leaks and other damage over time. Read on to find out...

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Posted on 20 February 2023

What are commercial roofs made of? [ Infographic ]

Most commercial roofs are flat or low-sloping, unlike residential roofs which tend to be pitched. Flat roofs are not only easier to install and very affordable but they can often provide valuable space to store equipment. Since flat roofs do come with some downsides, including suffering harsh effects from the elements and requiring more maintenance, it’s important to ensure you choose the right material for your roof. If you’re wondering...

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What a lovely, kind, genuine guy! Would highly recommended him and his company.Response from the ownerHi Mrs McMahon! Thank you so much for your 5 stars and lovely review we really appreciate it.The Raven Roofing Team Roland Packer ★★★★★ We recently had the roof on our extension replaced by raven roofing. Chris and his young helper couldn't have been more helpful. Work done to a very high standard. Quote honoured to the penny. Genuinely nice people and a real pleasure to do business with. Will definitely call them for the services they offer, when needed.Response from the ownerHi Roland! I'm glad to hear you were happy with our services. I will pass your lovely comments on to the team!The Raven Roofing Team Michelle Packer ★★★★★ Can’t recommend this company enough. Did a great job on our roof , very friendly team , punctual, good quality work and good value for money . Many thanksResponse from the ownerHi Michelle! Thank you for the 5 stars. We're glad to hear your happy with the quality of our work! The Raven Roofing Team Carol Howden ★★★★★ Very friendly team and carried out a great job. Arrived and just got on with the job. Looks greatResponse from the ownerHi Carol, I'm glad to hear you was happy with our services! Thank you for the review.The Raven Roofing Team. andrew engeham ★★★★★ Competitive price and excellent workmanship.Highly recommended.Response from the ownerHi Andrew, thank you for the kind words and 5 star review. The Raven Roofing Team. Keith Brown ★★★★★ Great company great serviceResponse from the ownerHi Keith, thank you for the 5 stars! We really appreciate it.The Raven Roofing team. John Hornsby ★★★★★ Came on time very Satisfied with wat was done. Will be using them again if neededResponse from the ownerHi John!Thank you for the lovely review and 5 stars. The Raven Roofing Team Omer Khalifa ★★★★☆ Response from the ownerHi Omer, thank you for the 4 stars.The Raven Roofing & Repairs Team renegade jokerrr ★★★★★ Fantastic service! Nice and friendly guys! Very quick work! Great customer service! If I need any repairs in the future i will use Raven again.Response from the ownerHi Renegade,Thank you for taking the time to leave the nice comments.The Raven Roofing Team Margaret Dabb ★★★★★ After being let down by another firm i rang Chris in desperation. Within an hour he arrived, looked at work, discussed, priced and booked a date. Arrived on time, everything ran like clockwork even in the awful heat they had to work through. Very well organised, very tidy, would have no hesitation in recommending his work. Many thanksResponse from the ownerHi Margaret, thank you so much for the 5 stars and lovely review!The Raven Roofing Team Zoe Gibbons ★★★★★ Can’t recommend Chris and his team more, they were all friendly, polite and efficient and left my patio tidier than it was before! Nothing was too much trouble and good quality work and price. I’d definitely recommend Raven Roofing to all my friends and family.Response from the ownerHi Zoe, thankyou for the 5 stars and lovely review!The Raven Roofing Team Alan Grosschmidt ★★★★★ Would Recommend Raven Roofing.We had new gutters and facias fitted all round the house.We were really pleased with the completed job.I did point out a minor oversight, which Chris promptly dealt with.The quote for the job was very competitive and I doubt you could get it done cheaper.So deserves 5 Stars.Response from the ownerHi Alan thank you for taking the time to leave the nice comments..The Raven Roofing Team Andrea Goforth ★★★★★ Was very happy with the prompt, professional, and friendly service provided by this company . They were so quick to help me out and repair a badly storm damaged roof. It is such a joy to have a service provider come when they say they will! Reasonable price and good quality workmanship too . Thank you, Raven Roofing .Response from the ownerHi Andrea, thanks for the 5 stars and the comments we were happy to assist you.The Raven Roofing Team Mandy ★★★★★ We had the tiles down the gulley re-bedded.Very professional and cleaned up afterwards. Really friendly and very kind guy and we will definitely be using Raven Roofing again in the new year to do our guttering! Thanks Chris 👍🏻Response from the ownerWe would like to say thanks for taking the time for the comments Mandy. We also love the 5 stars!The Raven Roofing Team Mike Prior ★★★★☆ they repaired a dislodged tile free of charge. Just asked To be remembered for other works and telling my friendsResponse from the ownerHi Mike thanks for leaving the review and the stars we appreciate it.The Raven Roofing Team Sally Melton ★★★★★ Had a skylight fitted. Excellent service, fitted my job in even though extremely busy. Was absolutely delighted the attention to detail was perfect. Made sure everything was tidied up and taken away. Thank you again. Would highly recommend.Response from the ownerHi Sally, thanks for taking the time to leave the comments and the 5 stars. We are glad you love your new skylight.The Raven Roofing Team Ali Wickham ★★★★☆ Response from the ownerHi Alister thanks for taking the time to leave us 4 stars!The Raven Roofing Team Peter Hogarth ★★★★★ These guys did a great job repointing my roof gulleysResponse from the ownerHi Peter thanks for taking the time in writing us a review we really appreciate it.The Raven Roofing Team js_loader