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Here’s Why Composite Fencing Has Timber Beat Getting your fencing fixed or replaced is always a headache, right? Well, it doesn’t have to be. You can give up on traditional timber fencing by replacing yours with a composite fence. Here’s everything you need to know about composite fencing, and how it can give your garden a new lease of life. How a composite fence is different Composite fences are made from a combination of high
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How To Take Care Of Your Soffits There’s plenty going on with your roof that you may not even be aware of. If you’re looking to keep your roof in good condition, you’ll need to know what it’s comprised of and how it works. This article will help you understand how the soffits in your roof work, and how to take care of them. Read on to find out everything you need to know. What
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UPVC Fascia Boards – Plastic Fascia Boards UPVC Fascia Boards, Plastic Fascia Boards And Other Roofline Products You Need On Your Home UPVC Fascia Boards we hear you say, or plastic fascia boards, as they are also known – what exactly are they? Your roof doesn’t end with the tiles you place on it. There are actually a few different items that work together to keep your home warm, dry, and free of mildew and
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Everything You Need To Know About Fascias Your fascias are something you never think about, until it’s time to replace them. Then, you find yourself in a hardware store wondering what you should know before you part with your cash. If you’ve never bought them before, here’s everything you need to know about fascia boards. What a fascia does The fascia board creates a barrier between the house and the roof, stopping the elements from
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If you are planning an extension, or new garden building or even have a few dormers that you need to re clad, it can be difficult to decide on the right colour.   Freefoam have come to the rescue with their Cladding Visualiser. Pick from a small range of houses the one that closely resembles your own, and play around to your hearts content until you find the right combination of colours that your think
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How To Install Your New Guttering Your current guttering has seen better days, and it’s time to get it replaced. This job seems complicated, but it’s actually really easy to do yourself. If you need some help, you’ve come to the right place. Here’s how to replace your gutters, step by step. Before installation Before you buy your gutters, you need to keep a few things in mind. First of all, there’s several different styles
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How to Clean and Maintain Your Gutters Your gutters are a humble part of your home, but they play an important role. Without them, water wouldn’t be redirected to where it will do the least damage, and you’d soon be living with a soggy roof and foundation. It’s important, then, that you take care of them, so they can take care of you. Here’s how to look after your gutters and keep them working. Remove
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19th January 2017

What Are Soffits

What Are Soffits? When it comes to roofing, there’s a lot more to the process than just putting the roof tiles on and calling it a day. You also need to finish the roof properly. We often get a strange look when we ask people what size soffit they need, and get the answer “what are soffits?” Go outside and look up at your roof. That siding you can see around the lip? That’s your
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Fascia Choices – How To Choose The Right Fascias For Your Home There’s lots of small jobs that need to be done when you’re renovating your home. You often don’t even discover most of them, or why they’re needed, until you’ve already got started on your project. Fascias are one such thing you’ve discovered that you need to think about. What are they, what do they do, and what should you know before installing them? What
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Want to know how to fit Fascia Boards? Find out here Professional fitters develop their own techniques for whatever jobs they specialise in, but it is important to follow a few standard safety procedures when carrying out any job. With fitting fascia boards, one of the most important things to consider is that the property has been inspected for asbestos, as this material was often used in fascia boards and soffits. If you’re in any
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