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Straw Thatch Roof Repairs & Thatching Services

By Simply Thatch Limited - UK Wide

We offer a complete straw roof thatching service that handles every sort of job that your straw thatch roof could need. Our team of expert master thatchers will come to your property to provide you a quote for the work that needs to be completed. This can include surveys of the roof to identify any damage, repairs that need to happen to prevent the degradation of the straw thatch roof, re-ridging jobs to replace the roof points and complete re-thatching jobs to replace the entire roof.

Straw roof thatches have long been a traditional feature of rural British constructions, owing to the abundance of the material. Dating back to the Bronze Age in Britain, straw roofs have a shaggy and picturesque appearance. As well as being attractive and enduringly popular, straw roofs have a number of advantages. They’re waterproof and offer protection and insulation against winter weather conditions. Straw roofs also provide ventilation and UV protection during the summer months. As a natural and sustainable building material, straw roofs are environmentally sound.


Straw Roof Thatching

At Simply Thatch, we offer a complete straw roof thatching service that covers every sort of work you need done to your straw thatch roof. 

Talk to our team of master thatchers and  arrange. survey to assess the state of your roof, and get a quote for the work that needs to be completed to keep your straw thatch roof in  tip-top condition.

Straw Roof Maintenance

Maintaining your straw thatch roof is vital to maximising the longevity of your thatched roof. That’s why we offer a complete thatch maintenance package for straw thatch roofs.

We always recommend to our customers that they get an annual survey of your thatched property to identify any specific issues that need to be addressed to avoid more major works needing to be done at a later date.

Straw is a fairly durable natural thatching material. On average, straw roofs have a lifespan of 15-20 years. If properly cared for, and in the right conditions, straw roofs can survive for over 45 years.

Why Choose Us for Straw Roof Thatching

With over twenty years of experience as master thatchers, we’ve handled every sort of job imaginable for a straw thatched roof property. With customers all over the UK (and not just in our local area like most thatchers), we have a history of high quality thatching jobs that have left our customers incredibly satisfied with the work we’ve completed.

We recommend that straw roofs undergo a ridge and repair every 10 -15 years and are re-thatched fully approximately every 30 years.

If you are unsure whether you require a repair, or a complete re-thatch, don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Our Case Studies

The Old Granary

Here at Simply Thatch Ltd we take great pride in our work. From the first time we come out to see your thatched property, we

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Why Choose to Work with Simply Thatch?

Our Master Thatchers are ready, willing, and able to advise and provide quotations on how to renovate and repair your thatched roof.

With over two decades worth of experience, we’ve been brought in to work on properties across the UK, making us one of the most trusted Master Thatchers around. Check out our Google Review and you’ll see a host of happy customers who are more than satisfied with our work. 

Just fill in the form and we’ll be in touch with you to arrange a time for one of our master thatchers to come over and assess your thatched roof and give you a quote!