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How to Clean Conservatory Roof Glass the Right Way

Conservatories make for a fantastic addition to the home as not only do they expand the size of your living space, but they also give you the opportunity to enjoy your garden more (even in the colder months). They can even increase your house value too. One of the most popular materials for conservatory roofs […]

These Flat Roof Construction Methods Will Transform Your Home

While there are different types of roof construction, flat roofs can truly modernise the look and feel of your house. Find out more about our flat roof construction methods. Whether you are renovating your old home or designing a new one, there are many different types of roof construction to choose from, including A-frame roofs, […]

6 Home Extension Design Ideas That Are Trending Right Now

What type of home extension would add the most value to your home? Here are some great ideas to help you get the most out of your house.   There may come a time when you decide that your home doesn’t really work for you anymore. What was once perfect now feels too small, too […]

The Height of Roofing Safety — Without the Scaffolding

Cutting the Risk — Cutting the Cost Already, we’ve had the Roof Anchor for nearly six years! In March 2013 at ExCeL London, Ploughcroft launched this nice bit of roofing safety kit, invented by our Divisional Director Chris Hopkins. Ever since then, it has taken us to new heights of health and safety in roof […]

School Funding for School Building Maintenance Q&A

Since Ploughcroft are experienced at providing professional roofing services to academies and colleges, with strong partnerships with funding surveyors who are successful in over 90% of their funding bids, we have put together this Q&A style blog post for Schools Facilities Management teams seeking school funding. What Funding is Available to Improve My School Building? […]

Worrying About House Renovation?

Have you decided to renovate your home and you’re wondering where to start? We’ve compiled our most frequently asked questions into one blog post to answer what’s on everyone’s minds. From the average cost to renovate your home to the recommended timeline of your project, we’ve got you covered. If you’re currently in the process […]

Period Property Renovation Cost

Renovating a period property is never just a quick-fix, and there are countless ways to do it. From restoring original features to dramatically modernising the build, every period home renovation is unique. So how much does it cost to renovate a period house? In short, there is no fixed cost, and the guidelines on the […]

A Complete Checklist for Renovating Period Houses

Renovating any type of home can feel like a monumental task. But, for many reasons, including increased health and safety risks, this is an essential project to undertake. When renovating period houses, in particular, the process can be a bit trickier, as all the contracted work needs to be carried out by specialist Heritage Certified […]

Outstanding Contributor Chris Wins Roofing Awards

Our Divisional Director comes out on top It has been a great month for Ploughcroft so far — and it’s not even Christmas yet! We’re ecstatic for Chris Hopkins for winning his award at RCI Magazine’s Pitched Roofing Awards 2018. At the end of November, Chris attended the ceremony, hosted by actress and comedienne Kerry […]

How to Compare New Roof Costs: 8 Important Factors

“Ploughcroft are very knowledgeable but too expensive,” we hear some people say. We often hear this from those who compare quotes but only look at the headline price. “How much does a new roof cost?” you wonder, but the price isn’t the only thing to consider, because cheaper quotes are often for a lower-standard service. […]

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