About Us

As a family run business with over Forty years’ experience in the roofing trade, D Shawcross Ltd practises time-honoured roofing techniques which have been passed down through the generations to make sure that what we do meets your ultimate objectives, whether it be curing water ingress or improving building aesthetics.

We pride ourselves on supplying only the best roofing solutions no matter how big or small your requirements may be. Roofing solutions can be tailored to suit your requirements and budget and keep your project within the bounds of all current building regulations.

Under the sole control of our managing directors Dennis Shawcross and his Daughter Andrea Shawcross with Tony Brown,  David Harlow, Michael Martin.  we have built up a prestigious list of valued clients, which include local authorities, Ministry of Defence and NHS primary care trusts. The bulk of our work comes from working on sensitive areas such as schools and education establishments and NHS Trusts, so you can rest assure that all our operatives are Police vetted to give complete peace of mind.

Our fully trained staff are available during office hours to offer simple, independent roofing advice, or perhaps a personal no-obligation roofing consultation can be arranged at your convenience to discuss any enquiries that may be forthcoming.

We also house an extensive range of pitched roof solutions to help us blend properties into their natural surroundings. Popular choices include natural slate, concrete or clay tile and man made resinous slate/tiles which can significantly improve the exterior fabric of the structure thus make it more pleasing to the eye. All ventilation and insulation requirements can be catered for dependant on required U values. Where areas are prone to vandalism we can specify an assortment of vandal-proof tile effect steel sheets which can keep out the most eager individual.

The quality of our roofing work is unsurpassed, which is why we have developed a strong relationship with our affiliated partners such as

Bauder Ltd,  Icopal / BMI Ltd, IMA, Kemperol Liquid Plastics, Sureweld Single Ply, IKO, Garland and Kingspan Insulation, GRP which all can provide 10-20 year insurance backed warranties.

Finally we have an impeccable health and safety record which allows us to be members of Constructionline, National Federation of Roofing Contractors, CHAS and considerate construction schemes. Being main roofing contractors ourselves on numerous projects has allowed us to amass a large amount of site safety and crowd control equipment, which can be readily available at a moments notice. Therefore we feel we meet all the criteria that you could be looking for and we hope to be of service to you.

Our operatives are fully trained with NVQS, SSSTS, SSMTS, CSCS, First Aid, Fire Wardens and various health & safety training

Our operatives are fully vetted by the DBS record bureau.