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Balsham
                                                                                                                                     

More Thatching                                 

   For thatching enquiries please contact Brian Mizon on  01223 892861
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                                            Linton
  Sometimes an untidy roof can be given another lease of life with a new ridge ,a few repairs and new wire netting.
  Wire netting is covered over the complete roof to keep out  vermin
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Another new ridge and repair job at Weston Colville
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                   New ridge on Norfolk reed roof ( Gt Wilbraham )                                    







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Long straw thatching in progress.


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                                         Shudy Camps

There is as much work preparing the straw as there is thatching the roof.
Long straw thatching is very labour intensive, and a two man team could take six weeks to thatch a roof.

                                                       

A flush ridge .A simple but effective way of finishing the ridge.

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                                               Comberton ( flush ridge)

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                                              Kirtling ( Newmarket ) New ridge on Norfolk reed roof
                 
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                                                              Scalloped patterned ridge at West Wickham Cambridge