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What would you like to know about this please?
I can offer a phone call but you might want to ascertain whether this is my area first.
What is the cause of the leaking?
Well, it depends.
Was the problem worsened or exposed by your actions?
Why do they say it is anything to do with your work?
Ok. But why do they say it is down to you?
Yes, but what I need to know is what is their account for this? Why are they saying it is down to you?
Well, that isn't really true.
She may well have formed the view that you are liable but that doesn't mean you actually are.
It is difficult to tell what she is alleging here. However, if there are no faults with your work and the only faults lie with the pre existing roof then the only negligence could be in failing to tell her.
You do have a duty to advise of things like that if they are ones that the reasonable tradesmen would have seen and noted.
Then a court would turn to the issue of whether or not you could reasonably have done so. That would turn on industry accepted practice.
For future reference, try not to get involved with victims in any manifestation. People who can't pay their bills are usually the most trouble. There are exceptions - e.g those who run dog homes and the like. If this is just a normal householder who can't pay her bills then send her to somebody else.
Can I clarify anything for you?