Welcome to Thorn Roofing Contractors. We are a South African paint contractor based in Johannesburg. We also have satellite offices operating in Cape Town, Nelspruit, Durban, as well as Harare.

Thorn has operated for over 35 years as roofing contractors. During this time, we have served in the residential, commercial, and industrial sectors. Where possible, we strive to exceed customer expectations in everything we do.


We excel as paint, damp proofing, roofing and waterproofing contractors. So much so that over the last 35 years, we have worked with several big names. Property developers, body corporates, facilities managers, and private clients make up our portfolio. Additionally, all major paint manufacturers have awarded us “Approved Applicator” status. These names include:

  • Plascon
  • Dulux
  • Prominent Paints

So, look no further when it comes to providing high-quality product and top end service. Thorn Roofing Contractors has your back!



Thorn Roofing Contractors was founded in 1980 in Johannesburg, South Africa, The company has grown from strength to strength and we are currently servicing clients in Johannesburg, Pretoria, Cape Town, Nelspruit, Durban and Harare.

Trusted Roofing Contractor

Thorn is a trusted roofing contractor in the residential, commercial and industrial property sector. We specialise in residential complexes of all shapes and sizes, commercial office parks and shopping centres, not to mention industrial warehouses, hotels, and international airport terminals.

Approved Applicator

We have worked with several property developers, managing agents, body corporates, facilities managers and private clients over the past 35 years. We have awarded “Approved Applicator” status by all the major paint manufacturers including Plascon, Dulux and Prominent Paints so when it comes to providing a high-quality product with top end service, look no further than Thorn Painting Solutions.


Thorn Roofing Contractors offers more than 30 years of experience in the roofing industry. Operating from their head office located in Johannesburg, the company covers the major metropolitan areas in South Africa with contracting teams that are geared to meet the urgent needs of all customers from residential complexes to major corporations.The companies commitment to service excellence ensures that all customers benefit from experienced and expert supervision, a philosophy that sets Thorn Roofing Contractors apart from its competitors.

A comprehensive range of Sika products are used for all your roofing needs needs. Roofing comprises a small part of construction costs, but, if not installed correctly, it accounts for the majority of building defect complaints. We will provide you with long lasting effective and economical roofing solutions to suit your needs. We can be relied on for correct diagnosis, the best products and skilled workmanship.

The simplest way of finding out what your roofing requirements are and how they can be met is to set up a meeting with us. Please use the contact form below or call us for a free consultation.

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