The summer of 2018 will be remembered for the heatwave and lengthy periods of hot temperatures. For those that love the sunshine, these months were extremely pleasant, but it is not so long since Britain was toiling under much harsher weather conditions. The snow and miserable conditions of February and March of 2018 shouldn’t be forgotten and now is the ideal time for homeowners to plan for winter.One of the most important parts of the house to consider when it comes to dealing with challenging weather conditions is the roof. Given that heat rises, a roof in poor condition will see warm air escape easily. This can make the home colder, more uncomfortable and it may lead to homeowners or occupants wasting money to heat the property. Also, if a roof is in poor condition, weather conditions like wind, rain, snow, sleet and hail will have a greater negative impact on the condition of the home and the mood of the occupants.
Summer is the ideal time to fix a roof
Therefore, summer and early autumn are the ideal times of year to be proactive in managing the condition of a roof. Roof repair inspections offer peace of mind for homeowners, landlords, tenants and anyone else who has a stake in a property. There will also be benefits if the property is being placed on the market but even if the owner has no intention of selling their home for some time, knowing the condition of the roof is essential.
Some of the most valuable information contained in a report of a roof’s condition is what changes or improvements, if any, should be made. This information should be in line with expected standards and at H.I.C.H LTD, this is an area where we are more than happy to assist with. We have a strong track record in offering reliable support and actionable findings in the domestic market, and we’re delighted to say that our work has helped many homeowners improve their roof, their home and their standard of living.
Our findings provide a blueprint for changes and improvement
All being well, there will not be much work that needs to be carried out on your roof. If this is the case, you can breathe a sigh of relief and feel as though you are ready for whatever autumn and winter brings. However, given the challenging wintry conditions we experienced in the first half of 2018, it isn’t unreasonable to assume that many roofs will have been weakened. Therefore, these roofs may not be showing many signs of problems or issues right now but equally, it may not take much inclement weather to have a negative impact on the property.
By being proactive now, you minimise the likelihood of suffering a painful and expensive winter. Our survey services allow you to be confident about your home or provides you with the information you need to make significant improvements.
At H.I.C.H LTD, we know the importance an excellent quality roof has on a home, and we know the problems that can be caused by a poor standard roof. We offer dependable fault analysis that provides solutions that will raise the standard of your roof, removing concerns and problems for homeowners. If you’re looking for peace of mind with respect to the condition of your roof this winter, make sure you rely on H.I.C.H LTD.