Roof Cleaning Moss Removal services In UK
The damp climate in the United Kingdom can cause problems with moss on roof tiles which over a period of time can have an adverse effects on your roof. We offer no obligation free professional advice on our roof cleaning, moss removal service.
Moss, lichen and algae on a roof disturbs the flow of rainwater across the roof surface. Growth thrives where the supply of moisture is best and establishes itself where the slates overlap, especially along the lower edge (the tail end) of the slate. It becomes a self perpetuating problem and this can lead to a host of associated problems.
The main problems are listed below:-
- More moss, lichen and algae growth
- Water retention by roof tiles – this can lead to damp areas
- Roof tiles may crack because of frost penetration
- Roof may look unsightly due to dirt and pollutants
Our roof cleaning moss removal service is different to most. We address the problem at its roots so to speak.
The result is not instant, but it is deep. If the roof needs moss removal for a quick sale, in this instance we would resort to high pressure washing.
It does not matter if the full result is seen this year, if the benefit is a full life expectation for the material. Roof periodical cleaning is a long cycle.
This method we call soft washing..using safe a bio-degradable chemical applied at low pressure so as not to damage the roof.
We also undertake other methods of moss removal and moss control. Please feel free to contact us for free impartial advice on any aspect of our roof cleaning, moss removal service.