Lead has been considered a traditional roofing material for many years. Lead roof work is more commonplace on older buildings, and there are mass produced lead products that can offer a precision finish for both commercial buildings and residential homes.
Lead is a durable, flexible and recyclable material for many roof applications. Lead roof work can include sheet roofs, box gutters, chimney gutters, dormer side cheeks, flashings and slates for flue piping penetrating a tile, slate or flat roof. These roofing materials tend to offer a lifespan of over sixty years, but there are examples of lead roofing materials lasting over a century. There are several types of lead roof work including:
Lead roof work offers a number of benefits, making it a viable option for a variety of applications. These benefits include:
If you are unsure whether a lead roof is the right choice for your property or are in need of lead roof work repairs, you should speak to us. Our recommended team of experienced professionals has expertise in lead roof work, and would be delighted to answer any queries or questions you may have.