Graham Street, Barrhead

Project: Graham Street, Barrhead
Client: East Renfrewshire Council
Value: £121k
Award Date: November 2015
Completion Date: Current

Skyform were commissioned by East Renfrewshire Council to carry out roofing works and stone repairs on tenanted flats located in Barrhead.
The contract consisted of:

  • Provision of all materials and plant needed
  • Cutting out of all cracked, defective and decayed render
  • Prepare surface to receive new render
  • Safe removal of chimney copes and prepare chimney heads to receive new copes
  • Remove and renew fireclay chimney pots
  • Take down tv aerials and refix temporarily in the correct direction until works are completed then refix permanently
  • Clearing and safe proper removal of all rubble from the roof void
  • Disconnect gas fires and make arrangements with the occupier to temporarily block off the chimney
  • Clean front elevation by applying high pressure water jet to include all window reveals, lintels, glazing etc.
  • Cut back and removal of all eroded sandstone
  • Application of render and all steel accessories including bell cast stop beads and corner beads
  • Removal of underlay, tile covering, sundries, roof lights and leadwork
  • Reinstatement of all underlay, tile coverings, sundries, leadwork and roof lights.
  • Removal of existing rainwater system
  • Installation of new upgraded rain water system
  • Preparation of surfaces and paintwork to all external surfaces

Some of the additional specialised works consisted of:

  • Testing and safe removal of asbestos
  • Rotworks and associated works
  • Structural works
  • Damp proofing works

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