Many Trees, Sway
We are a week into refurbishing and re-ridging works at Many Trees, Sway. We are using a block pattern turn over ridge and completely refurbishing the existing thatch to increase the potential longevity of the roof. As you can see in the photos below, it is already looking like a completely different roof!
Our Latest Project: Latchmoor House
We have just completed the re-thatching of the gate house at Latchmoor House. Last year we completely re-thatched the main house which is one of the largest thatched dwellings in the country, in water reed. At the same time, we re-ridged and refurbished the stable block, which again is the largest stable block in the […]
Our New Website
We have finally updated our website and this should be all up and running by the start of December, if not before. It has been great to have an opportunity to show more photographs of thatching work as well as a lot more technical advice, which we hope will be helpful for our customers.
Combed Wheat Reed Harvest
Very good combed wheat reed and triticale harvest this year with good quality and good quantities so I should have good supplies right through to next harvest. It looks as if last year’s water reed stocks will last until the new season. Supplies start coming through in January/February 2016.