Tag Archive: PVC Roof Cladding Installation London

How PVC Cladding Can Enhance Your Home

September 17, 2012 1:01 pm Published by

When it comes to home improvements, cladding can sometimes get overlooked in comparison to other priorities you may have for your home. Although planning that extension or bathroom renovation will improve your home, cladding is also an important component of the appearance of your house, not only to visitors and passersby but also yourself. Not only can PVC roof cladding enhance the appearance of your home but it is also extremely durable and is far more resistant to bad weather compared to old fashioned cladding and timber which tends to rot over time. Deciding against replacing old cladding and timber can even sometimes work out more expensive through maintenance and this can be simply avoided through replacing the cladding on... View Article

What are the benefits of using PVC for cladding?

May 17, 2012 1:35 pm Published by

When installing cladding for your home, one of the most important things to think about is the material that will be used.  Traditionally, wood and less practical materials were used for cladding, but now contractors are starting to use PVC.   PVC Cladding (or Poly Vinyl Chloride cladding) is a popular choice of cladding material for many reasons. Some of the benefits include:   Durability Unlike wood and other materials that are traditionally used, PVC cladding will stand the test of time and will maintain its original shape and colour during the varying weather conditions in Britain.   Limited Maintenance One of the unique qualities that makes PVC cost effective and hassle free is that it requires little maintenance over... View Article

April showers threaten Britain’s homes

April 24, 2012 2:30 pm Published by

This April is showering like it’s got something to prove. Spectacular thunderstorms, barrages of marble-sized hailstones, unseasonably cold weather and incessant rainfall has spelt an extra Christmas for meteorologists, and a nightmare for homeowners.   Your immediate concerns are probably for overflowing guttering and leaking roofs; but the damp weather can open the doors to a threat that’s more silent, but equally deadly: mould.   Fungi thrive in damp conditions; and when you consider that many species occupy dead wood as their chosen habitat, it becomes clear how important it is to properly protect the timber beams and battening in your home’s construction.   Believe it or not, the solution to this used to be more wood. Whilst traditional cladding... View Article