Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is my roof asbestos?

    Please click the link below to determine if your roof is ACS (Asbestos Containing Sheet) this should help.

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  • Do I need to have my asbestos roof removed?

    Not in most cases.

    Due to the age of some roofs, areas such as roof lights, chimney protrusions or perished grommets can be the main source of leaks. With elite waterproofing’s application techniques, these areas are fully treated, ensuring that your roof is watertight. It is also recommend your gutters be cleaned, treated and coated at the same time to provide a complete service.

    Please get in touch for more information.

  • My flat roof is leaking can you help?

    Yes we can! we waterproof all types of surfaces, whether your current roof is Metal, Asbestos , Flat or Pitched

    Our team of experts will provide a bespoke solution for your roof. Being approved installers of many liquid systems we can always find you a solution that is not only  guaranteed but cost effective.

  • I have a garage roof that’s leaking can you help?

    We are industrial/commercial coating specialists. For domestic enquiries we recommend you contact one of the national roofing associations.

  • How will I know if my roof has problems?

    A roof is an integral element of a building. It’s condition and maintenance history will have a large effect on the life of that building

    Natures elements will endeavor to decay a roof. As such choice of the best water and weather resistance roof systems for your building will have an impact on the life cycle  and costs.

    At Elite Waterproofing we will always endeavor to offer the highest quality systems from leading manufactures to our clients.

    From experience, correctly specified and expertly fitted systems offer the best cost value long-term.

    As such these are the only methods we employ in this our specialized area.

  • How long will it take for the roof to be completed?

    The liquid systems we use are up to 40% faster to apply than traditional alternatives.

    Our contractors aim to offer no disruption to our clients whilst giving your roof the care, attention and diligence required to carry out an Elite Waterproofing project.

  • How can I find out more?

    Our dedicated team of experts are always on hand to offer advice or information.

    You can get in touch by phone 01509 414300

    Email: info@elitewaterproofing.co.uk

    Or click Contact us to request a quote, call back, brochure or discuss your requirements.

  • Will the building need to be empty throughout the works?

    No not at all.

    Our solutions  offer a ZERO disruption service . Allowing your business to carry on as usual inside.

    No costly down time or  halt to productivity, no removal or sheeting of equipment. Our waterproofing systems keep your business operational

  • What will it cost?

    As every project is different so is the bespoke solution we supply. We are extremely cost competitive compared to other types of systems.  An asbestos encapsulation system  by Elite can be up to 60% cheaper than alternative solutions. We also offer a ZERO disruption insulated over-clad. The products we use can qualify building owners for  LRR (Land remediation  relief) which can be claimed back against your corporation tax for up to 2 years.

    We will always  recommend the best system to minimize your costs. Please get in touch for more information

  • Will I have to arrange anything?

    our specialist teams are experts at taking the weight of a roofing project off clients’ shoulders. We will manage every aspect of your project from beginning to end enabling you to get on with running your business with NO DISRUPTION. We’ll manage the project’s CDM and Health & Safety requirements. Our systems are tailored not only to your individual project but to you as an individual.

  • Are estimates free?

    Absolutely. We will provide a budget quotation based on the information available. If this is within your budget consideration we would arrange a site visit and provide a full quotation.

  • How long can I expect my roof to last?

    Where a roofing system is correctly designed, specified, regularly maintained a roof should last as long as the building

  • Does your installation team tidy up after the roof has been fitted?

    Yes. Skips are hired, used and removed whilst our fitters are on site. If a skip is not required we remove all rubbish. Any debris is swept and the site tidied before we leave. Customer care is one of our highest priorities. Our operatives are trained to be professional, accommodating courteous and mindful not only to the environment as a whole but to your environment.

    A clean tidy work area is both crucial to the contractors function  and to ensure a safe and hazard free working environment.

  • What about Health and Safety?

    At Elite we pride ourselves on our heath and safety procedures, all of our operatives are continuously trained in all aspects of safety at work.

    We proudly hold accreditation’s with C.H.A.S, CONSTRUCTION LINE, SAFE CONTRACTOR, the N.F.R.C  and C.O.R.C.

    We are fully insured, and strive to not only maintain the highest standards of health and safety but to constantly update and evolve our training and practices.