Master roof thatching in Oxfordshire
Having your precious thatched roof restored or indeed completely replaced can be a nerve-wracking experience. Premier Master Thatchers roof thatching service is carried out quickly and professionally with the minimum of disruption. All of our thatchers are experienced, highly-skilled craftsmen with Guild of Straw Craftsmen accreditation, and with FSB and trading standards approval. This means that you can trust us to carry out our superior re-thatching work, at excellent prices.
If your thatched property is in need of repair or renovation we can help. After your initial call, one of our friendly team will inspect your roof and advise you on the best course of action. Once you’re happy with our quote and proposal, we’ll get to work on a schedule that works for you. Our experienced and knowledgeable thatchers will work quickly and thoroughly to restore your thatched roof to its former glory.
Excellent value re-thatching services
Premier Master Thatchers has been beautifully thatching properties in Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, North Hamptonshire and across the South East of England for more than 20 years. Our experienced team of craftsmen work quickly and professionally to re-thatch, repair and maintain every type and size of thatched roof – including listed buildings. We pride ourselves on our exceptional customer service and offer free, no-obligation advice to all of our clients.
Our re-thatching service includes:
- Removal of the old wire
- Stripping of old thatch where necessary
- Checking roof timbers
- Sparing down of the base coat and building up of the ridge for correct pitch
Once we have a solid base, we move on to the second stage:
- Construct a new coat of thatch with a depth of around 14 inches
- Create a new ridge of either block cut pattern or flush depending on your preference
- Apply a new gauged wire with either lead or cement flushing around the chimney