MDservice are qualified and experienced in dealing with a wide variety of roofing materials.
Lead sheet is one of the oldest and most durable of roofing materials, with many roofs across England.
Applications and use
With different thicknesses and weights (Codes) being used for different functions, the thicker
and heaver sheets will last longer. They are also best suited to areas where there is a need to ensure
that rainwater is properly channelled off the building and disposed. Lead is likely to be found in
traditional building construction at a variety of locations including:
Access hatch covers Apron flashings Bay windows Chimney flashings
Cover flashings Dormer flashings Flat roofs Gable flashings
Lining parapet gutters Parapet wall capping Rainwater downpipes Rainwater outlets
Roof hips Roof lights Roof piercings Roofridges
Secret gutters Valley gutters Vertical cladding Weathering to cornices