Category Archives: Roofing Tips

New Roof Installation Gold Coast

This is a roof replacement job we did recently, you can scroll through the images and see the new roof coming together. Our workmanship is of the highest standard which can be seen in the recent job below.

Roof Deterioration – Things You Should Look Out For

It comes as no surprise to discover that the weather is responsible for most types of roof deterioration. How seriously they affect your roof will depend on a lot of factors including:

  • Proximity to the coast (extra rust)
  • Type of roof (tiles need to be checked more often)
  • Sun exposure (North facing roofs get more sun and will weather more quickly)
  • Extreme weather (high winds and hail)
  • Vegetation (trees can damage roofs)
  • Lichen, moss and algae (Speed the deterioration of tile roofs)

How To Find The Right Roofing Contractor

Finding the right roofing contractor can be a little bit hit and miss, especially if you’ve never used one before. Many home owners will have never had use for a roofing contractor before and will have no idea how to find the right one.

What Should You Look For When Inspecting Your Roof?

Most of us don’t inspect our roofs until there’s a problem. When we do go up there, we’re not too sure what to look for. Here are a few guidelines that will help you to detect issues and decide whether you need expert help!

Re-roofing? How Much Will it Affect Your Lifestyle?

Having construction work in progress around your home can affect your lifestyle and convenience. Tempers get frayed. Everyone wishes it was over already. So what should you expect when you decide it’s time to replace your whole roof? What can you do to minimise the inconvenience to you?

Colorbond Roofing: What Are The Benefits?

It may well seem that builders and roofing contractors have gone crazy about Colorbond. Why do they love this roofing material and what’s in it for you as a homeowner?

The makers of Colorbond, BlueScope Steel, have become the number one suppliers of steel products to the building industry. They make everything from fencing to roof sheets and contractors love their products because they’re durable, relatively reasonably priced and versatile.

Protecting Your Roof From Storm Damage

If you are concerned about the potential for storm damage to your Australia home’s roof, you have good reason for this. Your home’s roof serves vital functions for you, including providing energy efficiency benefits, protecting the home from structural damage and more. Severe storms and even tropical storms that pass through the area from time to time can bring high winds and heavy rains, and these natural weather events can wreak havoc on the condition of your home. It is imperative for you to protect your home from these events that can and will pose a threat to your home periodically, and you can easily take a few steps now to prepare your roof.