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 …

All You Need To Know About A Standing Seam Metal Roof

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A standing seam metal roof is promoted as one of the most durable and hassle-free types of roofs, but is that true? There are a lot of roofing products out there, from copper to zinc, and if you’re in the market for a new roof installation, here’s everything you need to know about it. What Is It? A standing seam …

The Battle of Roofs: Peaked vs. Flat

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If you are planning to add a new roof to your home or any other type of construction, it’s best to consider all the available options. The most common? Flat and pitched (sometimes called peaked), both coming in a variety of different styles to choose from, like a cross gable or asphalt roof, both with their own pros and cons. …

Does Metal Roofing Need Insulation

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Metal roofing is actually nothing new – it has been a popular roofing material for quite a long time because it’s more durable, lasts longer, and a better decision from a financial standpoint, especially if you take good care of your roof. However, here’s the kick: though metal roofing is sometimes sold as a great insulator on its own, it …

Commercial Roofing Systems

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Whether you’re the owner or tasked to manage a commercial building, you know very well about what goes into that kind of responsibility. This building must always be in top shape. Otherwise, you risk losing customers or worse, putting someone’s life in danger. But apart from the general tasks that you may have to pay attention to like cleaning or …

Should You Expect Rust with Colorbond Roofing

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Repairing and maintaining your roof can add significant costs annually, which is why many property owners are looking for less pretentious and more durable roofing materials. Modern roofing systems are designed to last for many years without needing much maintenance, and Colorbond steel roofs are a perfect example. What Is Colorbond Roofing? Metal roofs are not a new thing; copper …

Things to Consider When Choosing a Skylight

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Thinking about installing a skylight? That’s a great idea: beyond their aesthetic value, skylights are quite functional too. They bring in about 30% more natural light than regular windows, they can help you lower the energy bills, improve air quality, boost your mood, and bathe any living areas in sunlight. However, cutting a hole through your roof isn’t something that …