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    Responsibilty to neighbour roof


    My neighbour is replacing his roof, as we are terraced property they have split the houses in half. I have mentioned a buttering gutter to protect against weather, covering the join area, can anyone advise if any building regulations are in place covering the installation of buttering gutter, as they will start retiling next week

    Asked by Raymond on 4th Mar 2022
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    CMS ltd

    "He has to ensure sufficient breathable felt overhang and bonding gutters"

    Answered on 7th Mar 2022 - Member since Apr 2020 - report
    CN services


    If they are changing the whole more than likely they would fall under new building regulations which would involve engaging in with building control

    At the very least they should make sure whatever they are doing to the abutment with your property that you are happy with the solution

    Kind Regards


    Answered on 7th Mar 2022 - Member since Mar 2022 - report
    S&m construction

    "No, it’s not needed every time we have done a roof we have not had to use but always worth them to check over the work to make sure it’s being done properly"

    Answered on 25th Mar 2022 - Member since Aug 2021 - report
    John Watts Roofing

    "If their tiles are being changed for an interlocking a bonding strip would be put up the party wall & your side cut in making yours watertight !!
    If the same tiles are going on then simply retile over & this will again weather your roof"

    Answered on 7th Mar 2022 - Member since May 2019 - report

    "I would find out more about building regulations as if it’s a roof on the joining part make sure I’ve felt and eve trays are there"

    Answered on 7th Mar 2022 - Member since Feb 2022 - report

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