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TOP FIVE GARAGE ROOF INSTALLATIONS 2018

TOP FIVE GARAGE ROOF INSTALLATIONS 2018 For the last five days before we break up for Christmas, I would like to share some of my personal favourite installations of 2018. No. 5 Mr. Stanning, Burgess Hill, West Sussex https://youtu.be/qGDDU_HL41w This Compton Banbury garage would have originally been supplied with a fibre-cement and tile effect roofing and we simply dragged this building into the 21st Century with our own rendition of the terracotta tile effect. No. 4 Gillian Quijas, Newquay https://youtu.be/6EQW2pIl3T8 We weren’t in a position to survey this Cornish garage prior to installation but thankfully, we do know a thing
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It’s a barn Jim!

It’s a barn Jim! This building wouldn’t look out of place if it had stable doors and horses staring back. This building #Heanor #Derbyshire has been widened in the past and built to dizzying heights. We doubt that the average builder would have been capable of working to such height but with our safety tower are not at all perturbed. The roof was specified in Merlin (dark) Grey which is becoming increasingly fashionable in conjunction with anthracite and sometimes even black. This building was used solely as a workshop, so it was important to the client that the anti-drip fabric
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The #comptonspares Hall of Fame

The #comptonspares Hall of Fame As a bumper 2018 ends we finish with this first-rate anthracite themed garage overhaul. This building not only finds a great looking main door, but anthracite sprayed PVC access door and treble depth opening window. We supplied new roofing supports and PVC fascias too, all to the original Compton factory designs. This building was loosely based on the Compton Viceroy model, we knew what sizes it ought to be so a great deal of care was taken to realign the structure as the walls had bowed out and in part fallen over after the client
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This Compton Building finds new main, access doors and PVC fascias

We enjoy viewing a fully laden garage package such as this…. We enjoy viewing a fully laden garage package such as this…. We enjoy viewing a fully laden garage package such as this Compton Apex in Waterlooville, Hampshire. Sporting here a new roof in Goosewing Grey, PVC fascias to the original designs, access door and main door boasting 21st Century tech. and providing unparalleled security, ease of operation and finish. This transformed Compton Building is undoubtedly the envy of the street. It’s a little-known fact that we have taken the original Compton fascia designs and made it our own with
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and the praise just keeps a coming

We don’t solicit this kind of praise, but it still arrives daily. In part by shear volume we’re going to receive glowing testimonials but unashamedly we do such a good job each time and every time. So if you want to employ a company that prides itself on delivering the highest levels of customer service, quality of installation and after sales service then you know where to come. Dear #comptonspares, Just to say thank you for the work to remove/replace my current garage roof and the internal sand/cement fillet which has been done. I am very satisfied with the quality
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Compton Spar Apex Garage Roof Replacement

Compton Spar Apex Garage Roof Replacement This high-spec Compton Building was in fine shape apart from the roofing which had deteriorated rapidly; in part due to the colour lifting. The fascias each end are made from PVC and the main door plastisol coated. The remainder of the structure is a combination of red oxide primed or galvanised steel. It wasn’t necessary for the entire structure to be emptied as access is only required for a step ladder. Lights can remain in situ. The structure itself it at relatively low height and the work carried out from just one side. The
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Our offer won hands down….

Our offer won hands down….Earlier this year we found ourselves bidding against a local firm for this block of nine garages in #poole #dorset. Now you would think we would be on the back foot with the distances involved but you would be wrong. Our offer won hands down so a few weeks later we brought with us twenty-eight rigid full-length sheets in Juniper Green and plastisol steel fascias in white. The client was particular in their requirements adding that they wanted the gap under the fascias bridged so that no creepy crawlies could enter (Foam filler front and rear
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So it when comes to garage extensions, replacement garage roof and repairs, Better Buy #comptonspares

So when it comes to garage extensions, replacement garage roof and repairs, Better Buy #comptonspares                     Compton Buildings manufactured concrete garages, shed and workshops for over 50yrs. Up until the 1980s tax breaks were offered for self-build and garage build instructions provided. In the latter years, self-employed garage erectors would construct on behalf of Compton Garages. #comptonspares have kept the memory alive, archiving many past documents and reproducing components to the original designs. We’re now the sole stockist for roofing clips, guttering kits, concrete garage panels including front pillars and PVC
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Yes, the garage door is shabby looking

Yes, the garage door is shabby looking Yes, the garage door is shabby locking, but it’s the high position of the door lock which caused us concern. With this we knew we were looking a canopy cone and cable door and repair would only be a short-term fix. We suggested replacement with a retractable door; No cables are used in the lifting operation, instead spring assisted side mounted lifting arms assist the opening of the garage door. The re-roof was straightforward as we work on this garage design regularly. The roof and fascias are in dark ‘Juniper’ green which in
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Let’s pull no punches #comptonspares

Let’s pull no punches #comptonspares Let’s pull no punches #comptonspares are best positioned to replace the Compton garage roof. What’s more we’re uniquely remanufacturing components belonging to this now obsolete product. Oh, and if that wasn’t enough, usually a site survey won’t be necessary because we have 25 years’ experience of Compton Buildings and already know what length of roofing is required. So, you might be tempted by cheap replacement fascias, well that’s exactly what they are, a cheap over cladding. We provide on the other hand a joinery made and custom built fascias for the Compton Building that includes
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