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.

    Areas such as roof lights, chimney protrusions, or perished grommets are often the main source of leaks due to the age of some roofs. Fortunately, Elite Waterproofing’s application techniques can fully treat these areas, ensuring a watertight roof. We highly recommend cleaning, treating, and coating gutters at the same time for 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  guaranteed and cost effective.

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


    At present we cover Lincolnshire – Nottinghamshire – Derbyshire – Leicestershire – and South Yorkshire.

    Get in touch for a friendly, no-obligation quotation or advice.

  • How will I know if my roof has problems?

    A roof plays a vital role in the overall structure of a building and its condition, and maintenance history can significantly affect its lifespan.

    The harsh elements of nature can deteriorate a roof over time. Therefore, selecting the best water and weather-resistant roof systems is crucial in determining the life cycle and costs.

    At Elite Waterproofing, we always prioritize our clients’ needs by offering the highest quality systems from top manufacturers. By using correctly specified and expertly fitted systems, we ensure the best long-term cost value for our clients.

    These are the only methods we employ in 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.

    Therefore our contractors aim to offer no disruption to our clients whilst giving your roof the care, attention and diligence required.

  • 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: [email protected]

    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. Therefore an asbestos encapsulation system by Elite can be up to 60% cheaper than alternative solutions. We also offer a NO DISRUPTION service.

    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 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 so 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?


    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.