Industrial leaking roof repairs in Coventry

Industrial Leaking Roof Repairs In Coventry - IRM Roofing

IRM Roofing was instructed by Coventry City Council to carry out industrial leaking roof repairs in Coventry at the Lythalls Lane Industrial Business Park. The existing brickwork and compo flaunting was deteriorating on the pillars due to years of weathering and rainwater ingress, causing leaks and damp forming to the interiors of the property.

It was decided to weather the brickwork with a formed metal cap flashing to be installed by IRM Roofing. We first installed OSB timber board to give maximum support with galvanized steel support brackets every 1,000mm. Then we installed the cap flashing.

Overall the industrial leaking roof repairs in Coventry took ten days to complete, utilising two of our IRM leaking roof experts. Along the way various minor repairs were also carried out, such as sealing and installing wire cages on all outlets to prevent gutter debris washing down the gutter pipes.

At the finish, the council surveyor commented and provided a letter of commendation as to the high standard of works carried out by IRM Roofing, despite the difficulties of working on an operational business site. Below are photos from the project. If you require help with industrial leaking roof repairs in Coventry then please don’t hesitate to get in touch. We serve commercial customers all over the West Midlands.

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A wide view of the brickwork.

A wide view of the brickwork before the industrial leaking roof repairs in Coventry began.

The brickwork capping was deteriorating.

Close up view. The water was ingressing into the units and the brickwork capping was deteriorating.

18mm thick OSB timber board installed to support cap flashing.

18mm thick OSB timber board was installed to provide maximum support to the cap flashing soon to be fitted.

Galvanized steel support brackets.

Galvanized steel support brackets were fitted every 1,000mm along the OSB timber boards.

Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP).

The scissor lift / Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) used at the leaking roof repairs in Coventry.

IRM industrial roofing expert in Coventry working at height.

One of our IRM industrial roofing experts in Coventry utilising the MEWP to work at height.

Gutter repairs using sealant tape.

Minor gutter repairs using sealant tape, during the industrial leaking roof repairs in Coventry.

Fitted wire cages on all outlets to prevent gutter debris.

Fitted wire cages on all outlets to prevent gutter debris washing down gutter pipes and causing blockages.

Outside view of the fitted and completed plastisol coated steel cap flashings.

Outside view of the fitted and completed plastisol coated steel cap flashings.

Back edge view of the fitted and completed plastisol coated steel cap flashings.

Back edge view of the fitted and completed plastisol coated steel cap flashings.

150 linear metres of capping installed up and down the slopes.

150 linear metres of capping installed up and down the slopes to repair the Coventry industrial roof.