Slate Roof Repairs
We have a team of roofers & slaters that can deal with any issues you may have, from missing or slipped slates, broken slates, nail sickness, slipped slates or any other slating related issue.
Our team of slaters are based in in Dundee and cover the full of Tayside, Fife, Perth & Perthshire.
We work with residential, commercial & public authorities offering emergency slate roofing services where & when needed. As your local slate roofing repairs company. We can help you with any slating related problem you may have.
Slate Roof Repairs Dundee
The main reason most Dundee emergency roofing companies aren’t able to perform repairs to tenements or flats is due to the roof in question being to high. We don’t have that problem. We have invested in a state of the art telehandler that allows us to reach up to 17m. Meaning we can cover most, if not all of Dundee for Roof RepairsrnrnIt also means that there is not expensive scaffolding costs or delays to getting the leaks sorted.
Common Slate Roof Repairs
Missing & slipped slates
Missing or slipped slates are generally caused by bad weather. you should look for a gap or a pattern of slate that would be sitting in the gutters or valleys . You need to be careful with slipped slates as if the wind catches them they can blow off the building.
Roof repairs are the most important part of any building. It is your fundamental protection from rain, sun and other natural occurrences
Slate roofs have been around for a long time. This type of roof is popular because it’s attractive and lasts a long time. The lifespan of a slate roof ranges from 40-100 years but the average life span is about 80 years. It will last even longer when it’s repaired properly by professionals. When it comes to the cost of slate roof repairs there are many factors such as: the size of your roof, the extent of damage, whether or not you need replacement materials!
The most common causes for damage to a slate roof include fire, storm / weather.
Our experienced team of roofers/slaters are based in in Dundee and cover the full of Tayside, Fife, Perth & Perthshire.
We work with residential, landlords, commercial & public authorities offering emergency slate roofing services where & when needed. As your local slate roofing repairs company.
We can help you with any slating related problem you may have. Please get in touch with our team today and someone will be sure to help.
No hidden extras
What’s included from Tayfix?
- Free Quotations
- Fixed Price Rubbish Removal
What we might charge extra for
- Any parts or materials used.
What won’t be charged
- Cost of parking
- Fuel or travel time
- SEPA Licences
Frequently asked questions
What type of slate do you work with?
We work with Natural Slate, Spanish Slate, Brazilian Slate, Welsh Slate, Canadian Slate, Argentinian slate to name a few. There are also man made slates such as Fibre cement slate, Recycled roof slates
How long should slate roofs last?
Typically slates will last anywhere from 80-100 years. The most common types of repairs we deal with is not actually a problem with the slate but its a problem with the nails hat hold the slates up. They start to get something called “nail sickness”