Dry verge systems are easy and quick to be installed and when they are fitted correctly they are prone to offer exceptional weather resistance and security. However, it has been recently observed that people are worried that these some of the dry verge systems are not fixed properly and securely and lead to several instances of product failure. In this piece of writing we will be talking about these dry verge roofing systems in detail.
The main issue is reduced usage of mortar. This means that market of dry verge systems is huge enough that people find it tough to make a selection from. Some of these have been engineered further to make these systems affordable. It has enhanced the compatibility of the products and ease to fit them.
Moreover, building practices have been changed. Several investigations have revealed that majority of dry verges have been installed in a way where they are fixed with gutter placed already. It is in fact not in line with the instructions of the manufacturer.
A number of dry verge roofing systems concerns are as follows:
Eaves closure unit:
The starter verge of eaves closure should safeguard the first unit at the eaves and should cover the exposed area for an attractive finishing. Depending on the design, at times it can be difficult to fix this closure in a proper manner. Several reasons have been quoted for this and foremost reasons include the lack of visibility while installation, over complexity, and general misconception that verges should be installed before installation of gutters. It is not the case and leads to obstruction.
Dry verge unit fixing:
At times battens do not extend far enough beyond the outer edge of the inadequate fixings, bargeboard etc. It causes product failure of the dry verge roofing system caused by the wind uplift and heavy wind loads.
Gable wall staining:
One of the issues caused by the dry verge is the cheap quality leading to water leakage out of these systems. In this regards one should be careful to invest in a verge system that is capable of meeting the requirements of the user in every possible manner.
There can be other issues with these systems as well however these above mentioned are the prominent ones. To best way of avoiding all these problems is to hire the services of a likeable and professional roofing professional to get the dry verge system done in an appropriate manner.
Being a resident of UK, you must be well aware of the services offered by a professional company named Eagle Roofing. They are a family owned business and have been serving this industry for more than 30 years. It is our experience that sets us above the rest of the companies in the industry. Hiring our services we will offer you a free quote for whatever you want us to do for you. Looking at the economic conditions we charge a very reasonable price for the services that we offer to our valuable customers. We offer services in several areas that includes Huddersfield, Halifax, Mirfield, Marsden, Dewsburry and Holmfirth.