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Can anyone recommend someone to sort out the roof on my side room. It is Perspex (I think) sheets and hasn’t been finished off properly ( what a surprise in this house) and I have to keep knocking the “rods” between the sheets that hold them in place back in as they continually slip out so it needs something to hold them in place. It needs guttering as well as the back wall gets damp from the water coming off the roof making the whole room damp. Also I think the seal between the house and the roof needs some attention. 

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While walking around in my day job, I think I could recommend more roofers not to use, be careful in your choice @Stavertongirl

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RR is so right.  Spotted a couple of guys working on roof/guttering, etc. of a house across the road.  After observing their antics over several days we started referring to them as John and Gary (Wayne and Cooper).  They told the neighbours (an elderly couple) that debris had damaged the (plastic) guttering and it all needed replacing.  A couple of days after they had done that it rained and the new guttering proceeded to leak at the joints.

They jet washed the pitched roof while standing on it (no crawl ladder).  I'm no roofer but I do know that a wet roof is more slippy than a dry one!

Next they procured a uPVC back door to replace a perfectly serviceable uPVC door but the new one was 3" too wide.  They proceeded to remove 3" from the brickwork (not particularly neatly) with a disk cutter!  They obviously didn't realise that wasn't going to work as it was cavity wall and the inner skin had kitchen cupboards right up to the reveal.  They put the old door back and bodged some wood and uPVC fascia to fill the 3" vertical gap.  Neighbours eventually told them where to go.

 

@Stavertongirl you probably need a handyman (person) rather than a roofer.  Be wary of things like TrustPilot and Check a Trader.  Rogues have ways and means of attaining ostensibly good reviews.

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A leaking flashing and damp walls... house insurance and their approved tradesmen?

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No it isn’t an insurance job, it is a case of whoever did it did not finish the roof off properly (no guttering etc.) hence the damp wall. Par for the course in this house unfortunately. 
Will have to ask around and see if anybody knows of someone who can do the work for me.

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