We understand period buildings and restore old roofs using many years of experience. We work with architects and conservation officers. Making sure that projects complete to specification and to building regulations.
Restoration & Replacement
E.G. Swingler Roofing specialse in roofing renovations for all types of buildings. Our renovation service covers all aspects of your roof. This includes tiling, slating, fascias, guttering, ridges, flashings, hips and architectural lead features. We have experience in renovating roofs for period and listed homes. From quaint cottages to stately homes throughout the country. Whatever the roofing issue, we will have encountered it before (within our 58 years of business) and will have a solution.
Many of our tradesman have been working for us for over 25 years. They have unique skills, which are important for the renovation of old buildings and unusual roofs. Many roofs need traditional techniques such as, hand dressing lead and copper work. We are able to source new and reclaimed materials and also hold a large stock ourselves. Including Welsh slate, terracotta tiles and various types and grades of lead.
Renovation and conservation go hand in hand but we still aim to be cost effective. Traditional techniques don’t have to cost the earth. Our philosophy is to solve problems and if difficult situations do arise we are always able to help. For example; strengthening roofs with steel work (following engineers specifications), or Issues such as bats and nesting birds. All these are normal to us and we know how to deal correctly with such issues.
If you have a roof renovation and need advice or a quotation we are always here to help. We are specialists in all roof renovations and especially for period properties and unusual buildings. Call us now on 01604 833500 or use our online contact form.
Not every roof can be restored, sometimes a bad roof needs to be replaced. If it’s a period building, a lot of the character can be in the roof. We are used to copying roof stutures and replacing them like for like. So much so, you shouldnt be able to tell it’s been replaced
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Why choose swingler roofing?
• The largest roofing contractor in Northamptonshire.
• Established over 50 years
• Family business
• Trained and experienced staff
• New builds
• Period building specialists
• Stocks of new and reclaimed materials
• Turnkey solutions
• Free quotations and friendly advice
• Public Liability insurance
• Health and Safety Compliance
What our clients say
Old pigsty roof fully restored using reclaimed heather welsh slate. Looks great, thankyou.
Lots of broken terracotta tiles replaced by Swinglers from their stock. Made my life easy and a great match!