What is the Best Type of Metal Roof for Your House?

What is the Best Type of Metal Roof for Your House?

So you want a metal roof but can’t decide which metal to go with? You’ve come to the right place. There are many excellent metal roofing materials to choose from, each with its advantages and some disadvantages, too.  Below are some typical metal roofs used in Australia to help you better decide: Colourbond Steel Steel […]

March 9, 2021

Why Roofing Guarantees Matter

As a homeowner, it’s perfectly sensible to have your priorities in order when it comes to your roof, including the choice of contractors and, of course, the price. What good are guarantees if the roofer can’t get the job done to your satisfaction? Do they really matter? Too Good to Be True? A guarantee is […]

March 1, 2021

PROS and CONS of Metal Roofing

It’s quite amazing that a television series filmed abroad can give us a good impression of popular roofing materials and how they tend to differ so much from country to country. For instance, many homes in America and Canada use asphalt bitumen ‘shingles*’ (what we would call roofing tiles) that only last a decade or […]

January 4, 2021

What’s the Best Time of Year to Replace a Roof?

The best time of year to replace your roof is when it needs repairs or replacement, of course. In times of crisis, such as after detecting a leak or visible damage to the roof or its structural integrity, it’s always better to respond sooner rather than later. But all of that should be obvious, since […]

November 27, 2020

3 Most Important Things to Look for in a Quality Roofer

Shopping around for a roofer for your home? The choices can at first be overwhelming, but the results of hiring a less-reputable roofer can certainly be underwhelming – frustrating, even. It goes without saying that location is important. Aside from a roofer that’s local, however, be sure to look out for the following three qualities […]

October 26, 2020

Guide to Roof Painting and Sealing

Roof painting and sealing are great choices not only for beautification, but also for many practical reasons as well. This short guide will let you know how a roofer approaches roof painting and sealing projects and why you should get it done if you haven’t already. First Things First Any roof painting and/or sealing project […]

September 30, 2020

How to Assess and Deal With Storm Damage to Your Roof

What good is a roof if it can’t protect your home or business from the elements? In truth, roofs are an obvious necessity for just that reason, but that doesn’t mean they’re completely impervious to our often radically changing weather in Australia. If your roof’s been subjected to damage from a particularly nasty storm, here’s […]

August 30, 2020

How Temperature Changes Affect Your Roof

Melbourne is quite well-known for its weather, fickle at best and confusing at worst. Don’t like it? Wait 15 minutes. What effect does temperature have on your roof, however? Average annual temperatures in Melbourne, taken as a whole, aren’t too bad compared to many other climates, with lows of about 10°C and highs in the […]

July 7, 2020

All You Need to Know about Metal Gutters

Gutters run the gamut between inexpensive, low-quality vinyl to fashionable yet costly wooden troughs. Metal gutters are the preferred choice for many homeowners because they’re available in many different types of metal, they’re durable, and for many other reasons. Below are a few important things to note about metal gutters if you’re planning to have […]

March 1, 2020

6 Valid Reasons to Get Your Gutters Cleaned

Your guttering system is probably not something that you think about very often unless they are noticeably full of leaves and debris.  Or they have other more severe problems such as corrosion or displacement from your home or building. However, proper maintenance of your gutters can save you a lot of money and challenges in […]

October 7, 2019
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