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What a change, transfiguration, transmogrification, transmutation, transubstantiation and transfigurement

What a change, transfiguration, transmogrification, transmutation, transubstantiation and transfigurement What a change, transfiguration, transmogrification, transmutation, transubstantiation and transfigurement of this Compton Apex Building. A roof once tired, grotty, miserable and rotten is rejuvenated into this gleaming terracotta red roof. The ridge tiles that were once missing have now been replaced with something much more durable and a new foam filler securely secured top and bottom. This building had no guttering, so some was added which included the galvanised brackets unique to #comptonspares and the tatty barge boards were replaced with maintenance-free items for lasting longevity. All of a sudden Prescot,
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Kicking and Screaming into the 21st Century

Kicking and Screaming into the 21st CenturyPhil Hamberger approached us on 30th December, but that didn’t stop us delivering his quote within hours of its arrival and beginning a dialog from 2nd January. This Compton Viceroy Apex garage was requiring a complete makeover which included a half-glazed door to agreed designs plus window and fascias. We arrived onsite with the fascias preassembled and the roofing cut to size. The Van Dyke Brown roof is very complimentary to the Rockstone walls and this Nineties garage has now been safely catapulted into the 21st Century. Another reason to Better Buy Compton “Really
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A Case Study: Mr. Perkins, Surrey Lean-to

A Case Study: Mr. Perkins, Surrey Lean-to We know that Mr Perkins was delighted with our recent installation since he couldn’t wait to tell us so. Things didn’t start too well since the door wasn’t left unlocked and despite the roof being boarded, we did manage to get inside (with the customers blessing of course!). With the boards and the felt removed we were very fortunate to have found remaining roof supports were set at distances far less than the span of a roof sheet so adding purlins was not necessary. Our office had suggested early on that an anthracite
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Another reason to Better Buy #comptonspares

Asbestos roof disposal is the new Wild West and they’re of plenty of firms deploying double glazing salesman tactics. Frankly, there’s no excuse for not obtaining some basic online price comparisons. The above-mentioned firms are in our opinion no different to Double Glazing outfits which prey on the old and less well informed. Brandishing 25yr warranties, one company lasted just 18 months before they ceased trading. One-man bands are no better putting their work to the lowest bidder. We’ve a former employee who has traded under various guises in recent years assumingly he has something to hide? We’re Which? Trusted
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Asbestos Awareness

Asbestos AwarenessWe take the welfare of our employees very seriously which we why from the outset we have implemented training and protocols in order to reduce the risks associated with long-term exposure to asbestos. Since our work is considered non-licensable our adherence to this strict worker protection program may not be as rigorously followed by others. Roofing work will lead to contact with cement bonded ‘Chrysotile’ or white asbestos, but you won’t find us working with anything ‘friable’ meaning that is easily crumbled by hand such as ceiling tiles or sprayed on insulation. Any exposure to the asbestos fibres is
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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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