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Thousands of UK Homes at Risk Over Winter Months

Press release February 28, 2013 Construction

Roofing Superstore Advises Urgent Inspections Ahead of Cold Weather

The Roofing Superstore has issued a national call for vigilance ahead of the impending winter weather and following a series of potentially damaging storms. Despite no signs being visible on the surface, thousands of roofs may have suffered serious and dangerous damage behind the scenes, calling for immediate repairs.

According to The Roofing Superstore, dozens of UK homes will see their occupants and risk this winter due to poorly maintained, neglected or damaged roofs. Their advice is simple – go about an end to end, top to bottom inspection before the weather once again takes a turn for the worse, or call in a professional to take care of the job.

Act Now or Pay Later

The message the experts are trying to get across is one whereby a small repair today demanding a few cheap roofing sheets could potentially rule out a massive rebuild or replacement further down the line. What’s more, any significant failure of the roof or compromise to its structural integrity can put  the health, safety and perhaps even the lives of the occupants at risk – unacceptable when considering the small investment of time needed for a complete inspection.

Each and every minor fault or area of damage WILL grow in size and intensity over the winter months – it is as simple as that. As such, it is largely a case of make the necessary efforts now to right the minor wrongs, or risk paying enormously over the odds further down the line.

Seek Advice

The Roofing Superstoreis urging all UK homeowners without at least a basic knowledge of roofing to contact a professional for advice on how to proceed. Along with stocking the nation’s most comprehensive range of roofing felt supplies and accessories, the Roofing Superstore also offers independent advice on all aspects of domestic and commercial roofing.

About The Roofing Superstore:

The Roofing Store is a leading UK independent roofing merchant with over 25 year experience in the business. Along with offering the most extensive catalogue of products at market-leading prices, the company also prides itself on unrivalled product knowledge and a passion for elite customer service and advice. See for further details.