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Water Reed Thatching

Water reed thatching is like most durable of the roofing materials.

Long Straw Thatching

This straw is drawn out of a bed into yealms before being added to the roof.

Combed Wheat Reed

This straw has a similar appearance to that of water reed.

welcome to Melbourne master thatchers

professional thatched roofers in the midlands

We are a firm of thatchers based in the midlands excellently positioned to work in the North, South, East and West of the british isles.

All of our thatchers have served a real 5 year apprenticeship in all aspects of this truly skilled craft both in traditional and modern ways.

All our staff are friendly, courteous and take great pride in the work they can produce. We have worked on many prestigious projects from The Queens Own Estate, National Trust, The Church of England to Major Breweries and of course many Thatched homes.

We have also worked on thatched projects in Europe, northern and southern Ireland helping other thatching firms complete their contracts on time.

Our pricing is honest and competitive in all the main thatching materials Water Reed, Wheat Reed and Long Straw.

We will give a professional appraisal on your home or project ensuring you know exactly what needs to done and in what timescale.

Services

Selection Of Our Services

Complete Re-Thatching
Stripping off existing old roof and replacing with new material.

Coating
Thatching a new coat over the existing thatch roof.

Ridging
This is the patterned ridge at the apex. This can be a block cut or a flush design.

Patching
Replacing damaged sections of thatch due to storm or animal damage.

Netting
The netting of roofs using Galvanised wire netting.

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