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    Warm roof advice/quotes

    Window Specialists

    Looking for advice on putting a warm roof of my conservatory. What is the best type of roof? And do I need a new frame for a 2003 conservatory. I've seen on websites it averages under 15k, but even before a local tradesmen saw it he quoted 20 to 30k.

    Asked by Elliott on 22nd Jul 2021
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    Richard Cherrier

    "Hi there
    Don’t waste your money on useless advice. The best thing to do is reuse your existing frame. Remove the glass, line the top of the frame with ply then membrane then lightweight roof tiles. From inside line with celotex then plasterboard.
    We can provide you a quote to undertake this work and it would have the same U values as a Guardian roof equivalent at a fraction of the price.
    Regards
    Richard"

    Answered on 26th Jul 2021 - Member since May 2021 - report
    Carpentry and Glazing Services

    "Hi Elliott

    Are you looking to fit a composite tiled warmroof or a contempory style?
    There is a product csll."

    Answered on 26th Jul 2021 - Member since Nov 2019 - report
    MSD WIndows LTd

    "It's become a real earner for the big firms
    Bit of a scam, go online, find the products and find a reliable local fitter it's only plywood and tiles!"

    Answered on 27th Jul 2021 - Member since Jun 2020 - report
    TIGER HOME IMPROVEMENTS

    "We charge nowhere near those prices. Most conservatories are able to take the new warm roofs with no problems.

    Thanks
    Dale @ Tiger Home Improvements"

    Answered on 26th Jul 2021 - Member since Jan 2021 - report
    Acorn home improvements

    "Pricing would firstly depend on what it is exactly that you require as there are few different options. We are a conservatory specialist and would gladly run through your options. Many thanks, Stuart @ acorn home improvements."

    Answered on 26th Jul 2021 - Member since Dec 2018 - report
    Prestige Glazing Services

    "Depending on size and shape, it can vary considerably."

    Answered on 26th Jul 2021 - Member since Jul 2021 - report
    Cairnie & sons windows, doors and conservatories

    "Hi. There are many types of warm roofs. To keep the cost down you can keep your old frame and build around it or replace the old frame with a new frame and more insulation. Hope this helps."

    Answered on 26th Jul 2021 - Member since Jul 2021 - report
    Castle Home Renovations Ltd

    "Hello

    It all depends on the size of the roof and what you have there. We always recommend new frames too as the warm roofs are heavier than normal roofs and sometimes frames aren’t always made strong enough to hold the new roof. Plus issues with sealing from leaks.

    If you let me know the size I can inform you better on price.

    Martin

    Castle Home Renovations Ltd"

    Answered on 26th Jul 2021 - Member since Dec 2018 - report

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