Replacing a garage roof

Discussion in 'SMB' started by Feed the Monster, Jun 12, 2019 at 3:02 PM.

  1. yes, I am that interesting......

    Double garage pitched roof is fucked after the winter storms. Think the builder used rabbit hutch felt. It’s a big double - anyone had a roofer replace similar recently and know if the £1500 quote I’ve had sounds off the mark.
     
  2. MackemBob

    MackemBob Winger

    Look at me with my big double garage and my ability to afford £1500 to replace its roof. Pathetic.
     
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  3. :(
    :lol::lol:

    But is it a fair price Robert?
     
  4. MackemBob

    MackemBob Winger

    Dunno. Doesn’t sound ridiculous tbh, if it’s more than just a refelting.
     
  5. LondonMackem

    LondonMackem Winger

    Great price




    Lol joke I have no idea soz mate x
     
  6. Cheesy Feet

    Cheesy Feet Striker

    Woman out the back got her garage roof done the other Saturday with that heavy black felt stuff..two lads..weren't there more than two hours..used one of them blowtorch things..£1500 sounds a lot like??
     
  7. What A Waster

    What A Waster Winger

    If you can't pay straight away you can put it on the slate
     
  8. Dennis

    Dennis Central Defender

    I felt like doing this
     
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  9. What A Waster

    What A Waster Winger

    We were so relieved when we replaced our roof.
    We all rejoist.
     
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  10. Roger

    Roger The Gaffer Staff Member

    I'd probably expect to be paying close to that price for a proper (non rabbit hutch) job.

    The obvious thing to do is get a couple more quotes then you will know if its about right or not.
     
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  11. Sounds painful :eek:
     
  12. Hardyman's Yugo

    Hardyman's Yugo Striker

    Make sure the contractor has insurance whatever you do, especially if they use torch on felt. Fires with that stuff are a regular occurence
     
  13. mickeymoor

    mickeymoor Full Back

    That good for a double would expect to pay not much less than that for a single
     
  14. Dennis

    Dennis Central Defender

    Is the £1500 for a new felt roof? I just been quoted that for a single garage, or £2k for rubber Epdm. Seems high to me
     
  15. For the rubber stuff. Permaroof or something. Cost also includes getting the knackered felt roof off. Sounds like it’s about ball park right sadly.
     
  16. the boot

    the boot Midfield

    Need the m2 mate.
     
  17. Fetch Fletch

    Fetch Fletch Striker

  18. the boot

    the boot Midfield

    A single garage £1500!!! Does it need reboarding?
    Wrong poster mate sorry. @Dennis it was for.
     
    Last edited: Jun 13, 2019 at 10:27 PM
  19. Dennis

    Dennis Central Defender

    Mines 4.9m x 2.4m, leaking in 1 place so boards need replacing but rest looks fine. Quote today £1500 for felt £2000 for rubber EPDM. Is that too high?

    Who was it from if you don't mind me asking?

    Edit: Mines a flat roof btw
     
    Last edited: Jun 13, 2019 at 10:33 PM
  20. the boot

    the boot Midfield

    £250 too much I think mate. Tbh at the minute you will be lucky to find a roofer to do it so maybe best off sticking with them. I’ve priced a 7 x 2.5m kitchen today no boards to replace though for £950. But I’m chokka.
     

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