Is Colorbond Roofing Better Than Tiles

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If you’re looking to redo your roof, you probably already know that there are a lot of roofing products and styles to choose from. Should you choose Colorbond roof products? Concrete roof tiles? Flat roofs? Terracotta tiles? It can be hard to know which option will be best for your needs. In this guide from City2Surf Roofing, we’ll look at …

Factors That Affect Your Roof’s Lifespan

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Whether you’re in the market for a new roof or you’ve recently had your roof replaced, you may be wondering how to keep your roof in good shape for a longer time – and what factors affect the lifespan of your roof. In this article, City2Surf Roofing will look at a few of the most common factors that affect your …

Why Do Roofs Need To Be Replaced Every 10 Years Or So

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A roof replacement is likely the most expensive investment you’ll ever make in your home, and it’s one of the most important. So you may be wondering why your asphalt shingle roof needs to be replaced so frequently – often within 10 years of installation. In this article from City2Surf Roofing, we’ll give you the answers you need. Most Asphalt …

Will Metal Roofing Heat Up Your Home

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Separating Fact From Fiction! Metal roofing materials like Colorbond are becoming more popular than ever in Sydney. But despite the rise in the use of metal roof products, there are a lot of misconceptions about them. For example, a lot of people think that using a metal roof will absorb heat and cause your home to heat up – leading …

Sydney Roof Replacement Alternatives To Consider In 2020

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After days, weeks and even months of self-isolation it’s normal to get the home improvement itch. The desire to reorganise, redecorate and redo your home is only natural after being confined to its same four walls. While you may have acquired a new found appreciation for Marie Kondo, ensure the structural components of your home are also sparking joy. Your …

Does Colorbond Roofing Fade

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While Colorbond roofing is more colourfast than the majority of other roofing materials available, it too is susceptible to fading. Australia is home to some of the harshest weather conditions available from scorching hot summers, to extremely wet and rainy mid-seasons. Unfortunately, these weather conditions can take a toll on the appearance of your roof, no matter how durable it …

How to Find Roof Damage After Strong Winds & Heavy Rain

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Are you worried that harsh weather, like strong winds and heavy rain, might’ve damaged your roof? If your area was affected by such weather events, it’s wise to get your roof inspected and look for any sign that your roof needs repairs or roof replacement. It’s best to solve any issue early on, as neglected damage can create bigger problems. …

What Metal Roof Colour Is Best

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When it comes to choosing the characteristics of your roof, colour, material, technology, and design are all decisive factors. Here, in Australia, your roof is protecting you from quite some extreme weather events and conditions, so it’s important to research this subject properly before you start building or renovating your home. So, you have already decided to go with metal …

How Does SydneyWeather Affect Your Roof

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The climate in Sydney is normally not affected by extreme seasonal differences, with the winter being cool and summer having high temperatures, but the recent effects of climate change are increasingly shifting Sydney’s temperatures and weather toward extremes. In this context, it’s important to realise that residential areas have new parameters to adapt to, and long-term decisions like choosing a …

Will You Save Money By Opting Colorbond Roofing

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Choosing the right kind of roofing material for your home is a very important decision. Not only that it represents a big investment but it can also affect your home’s curb appeal, maintenance, insulation, and appearance. Concrete tiles were used for almost a century here in Australia and they certainly have their advantages, but newer solutions like steel roofs are …