Lead Roofing Specialist Hertfordshire
Winn Roofing are specialist lead roofing contractors, covering Hertfordshire, for all aspects of lead. It is the natural choice by most architects and we can work directly with them to ensure you get the correct finish for your roof.
Many people know lead as a traditional material used in historic buildings. However with its great aesthetic qualities, its longevity and reliability, lead is becoming an increasingly popular choice.
We work to the Lead Sheet Association guidelines in terms of quality and standards and carry out brand new projects or strip and re-tile existing lead work and roofing.
We can complete lead roofing work on all types of roofing, whether it is simple flashing replacements, a complete lead roof or a mixture of roofing materials.
The Benefits of Using Lead Roofing
- More durable: Lead lasts three times longer than other man-made products.
- More carbon friendly: Lead has the lowest carbon footprint of all hard metals and is up to 100% recyclable.
- More economical: Lead is 100% more cost effective over 65 years.
- Lead roofing can be moulded into various shapes to provide greater roofing flexibility
- Requires very little maintenance over the course of its lifetime
- Long life: lead roofs have been known to last over 100 years without need for repair
- Naturally resistance to damage from acid rain and air pollution.
- Lead not expand or contract very much during weather changes to provide a greater consistent finish.
- Sunlight does not fade Lead and a great deal of wind resistance
- Ability to hold greater amounts of snow than other materials without collapsing