Flat Roof Repairs & Installation
We are Flat Roofing Specialists Covering Swindon, Chippenham Devizes & Surrounding Areas
Flat Roofing Swindon & Wiltshire
Over the past 20+ Years we have built up a reputation as Swindon’s Flat Roofing Specialists. Installing hundreds of flat roofs for both residential and commercial clients across the whole of Wiltshire.
Previously known as being difficult to maintain, flat roofs are now far more resilient and are a popular roofing option for extensions, garages and modern housing in Swindon and Wiltshire.
The modern materials that can be used are a vast improvement on the materials previously.
Reasons you may need a new flat roof.
Flat roofs can have problems with water drainage. This results in what is known as ponding. This can then lead to structural damage if not observed and rectified.
Many years ago, roofing regulations were not as strict. This meant that many roofing companies were not experienced enough to identify surface and structural defects that could lead to future problems. Uneven roofs can result in drainage towards the Fortunately though, these days that is not the case. Roofers are far more experienced and we are fully aware of what is required to ensure that any roof fitted by roofers such as ourselves is installed to last.
Flat Roof Maintenance
With Flat roofs all need to be visually inspected and maintained on a regular basis. This ensures that any potential defects or issues are prevented from progressing. If you do observe ponding (water build up) or bowing, then RFPM Roofing offer a free flat roof survey. We will fully assess your roof and identify any issues. And we will also provide you with an effective solution, ensuring serious and costly damage is minimised or prevented.
We have over +20 years’ experience with flat roofing. And when we install a flat roof, we make sure it is built to last. Levelled to perfection for perfect water drainage. Being experienced with all materials, we ensure it done with the most suitable for your project and budget.
Why People Choose RFPM Roofing For Their Flat Roofs
Our Roofing team are specialists with all makes flat roofing materials and in addition we also offer the following;
- Experience – Unlike other roofing companies we do not dictate which is the best material for your flat roof. We offer transparent advice with regards to the most suitable flat roof material for your property.
- Affordable – We have a reputation of honest and realistic prices
- Reliable – We work at a time that suits and turn up when we will
- Warranty – All roofs fitted by RFPM Roofing come with a 15-year warranty
- Google Guaranteed – We are fully insured and our work is covered under the Google Guarantee policy.
- Family run – We are big enough to cope and small enough to care. As a small team of roofers, our clients become partners. We rely on word of mouth and pride ourselves on being polite, reliable and dependable.
- Local – With our main branch in Swindon we also have a team that covers Chippenham, Devizes and all surrounding areas. Swindon and Chippenham, covering all surrounding areas.
TYPES OF FLAT ROOF MATERIALS
As highlighted, the RFPM Roofers, are your local flat roofing specialists.
Whatever material, whatever size, whatever the weather, we can help. From simple repairs to full installation of new flat roof.
Poorly fitted roofs can cause many issues, but a flat roof can last for years when installed correctly. This is why we recommend you get in touch with us if you are looking to install a new flat roof as we guarantee to give you an honest appraisal and a roof you can be proud of.
Materials we are used experienced with include but are not limited to:
GRP (Glass Reinforced Plastic) – Applied correctly, a GRP Roof will have a lifespan in excess of 20+ years. GRP is an effective cold liquid system which is more robust than Polymer. Offering a layer of installation, it is suitable for all kinds of flat roofs. GRP is inexpensive and requires minimal maintenance.
Asphalt – Supplied in rolls and secured with either nails or cement, this is a cheap flat roof option. But, has one of the shortest life spans as it can be prone to leaking or damage from the elements.
EPDM – Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer. A robust rubber material. It lasts a long time, has no joins, so is more water resistant and has a smooth finish when installed.
RBM – Reinforced Bitumen Membranes. A material made with 2-3 layers of a waterproof felt. Once applied they are normally then coated with Shingles or gravel. Once the most traditional flat roof covering it now deemed dated and is being used less frequently.
Single ply – A polymer usually made from PVC. A thin material that comes in huge rolls. 1 or 2 of which are normally sufficient to cover a whole roof. It is also one of the easiest to apply as it does or require torch or asphalt for installation.
Tiles – On flat roofs you can use rubber, bitumen, plastic or porous concrete tiles. Used on flat roofs which weight is often applied such as walkways.
Roofing * Roof Repairs * Roof Installations * Roof Cleaning * Anything Roof Related
Roof Cleaning to remove moss and lichens
Chimney repair and Repointing
Swindon roof verge repaired by RFPM roofing
Chimney installations and repairs
Replace and Repair missing tiles
Why Choose RFPM Roofing?
24/7 Emergency Call-outs
We are the roofing team on hand to help when you need us most.
Professional & experienced roofing team
We are Google guaranteed, provide 15 year warranties on all new roofs and have over 40+ Years experience in the roofing trade.
You have peace of mind knowing that all our work is fully insured.
Guaranteed same day response
We will always respond to enquiries and pride ourselves on our reliability.
We always recommend you get quotes before getting your roof repaired or installed. We are confident that we will be able to match or beat any quote you already have!
We can give you a free roof survey to highlight any potential issues and we always provdie free no obligation quotes for any work required.
Roofing Testimonials from fixing and repairing Roofs
Leaking Roof Repaired
"Happy customer no more leaking roof. You Showed up on time, gave me a quote. All round a good job! Highly recommend."
Reparied misaligned roof tile
“Robert is a lovely guy. Turned up when he said he would. Quote was realistic and fair. Work completed on time and to a good standard. Communication throughout was excellent. Would highly recommend.”
"You were recommended by a friend and did a great job at a great price. You put new lead around my chimney and stopped my leek straight away. would definitely recommend you!"