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 …

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 …