Roofing before plastering

Discussion in 'Builders' Talk' started by Ben H, Aug 10, 2020.

  1. Ben H

    Ben H New Member

    Hi. I’m having a loft conversion and retiling the roof.
    Structure is up including dormer but there are delays in getting roof materials to retire the front roof.
    Builder wants to press on a do boarding insulation and plastering whilst waiting for roofing materials. Roof has holes in it from velux instalment but is covered with a tarp. They assure me this is fine.
    I’m concerned that it should all be properly weathertight before proceeding with boarding and plastering.
    Really welcome advice. Should I tell them to get the roof done first?
     
  2. Jord86

    Jord86 Screwfix Select

    If the water can't get in then there shouldn't be a problem, at least they are looking to press on and get it done, most people come on here saying their builder is dragging his heels and a one week job is ten weeks in.
     
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