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Why Colorbond is So Popular

Colorbond is a ready-made corrugated steel sheeting product available in Australia. Due to changes in technology in the 1950s, people discovered a way to bond paint to the galvanized steel, and in 1966, in Australia, in Wollongong, the first sheets of Colorbond were produced.   In fact, Colorbond is now so popular that it is [...]

By | March 19th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Some Roof Drainage Considerations

The phrase 'keeping a roof over your head' is often used metaphorically. It's about ensuring that you have shelter - a safe, warm place to call home. But on a literal level, the phrase rings true as well. Without efficient roof maintenance, you and your family are exposed to excessive sunlight, rain, wind, and possibly [...]

By | March 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Signs Your Guttering Needs Replacing

There are some warning signs you should keep an eye out for that will alert you to the fact that your guttering may need to be repaired, cleaned or replaced. If any of these signs are present, it's time to call in your roof repair team. Firstly, incorrect guttering can cause a lot of damage, [...]

By | March 16th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

To Repair Your Roof Or Replace?

Having trouble with your roof? It may not be something you’ve given much active thought towards. After all, as much as a roof is arguably the most important part of the house, it’s something we all take for granted. We may worry about finding a place to live while we’re house-hunting, but once we have [...]

By | March 16th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Qualified Roof Plumber is Important

When installing a roof on a new home or doing re-roofing on your current structure, there are few roads that you can go down. While you may have heard of roofing professionals, have you heard of roof plumbing? Roof plumbers are the qualified professionals that the water flows correctly off your roof, down to the [...]

By | March 16th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Signs Your Roof Should be Replaced

When it comes to home renovations, replacing your roof probably isn’t something that you would think about very often. But that isn’t to say that it shouldn't be on the list at some point in time. Unless your roof is actually leaking when it rains or is showing obvious signs of rust or disrepair, you [...]

By | March 16th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Signs Your Roof Needs Repair Work

Without a doubt, your roof is the most important part of your home, so a leaking or worn out roof risk everything that’s below it. The best thing to do is to get an inspection done – without having your roof looked at by a professional means that you really don’t know what is going [...]

By | March 16th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mould and Roof Leaks

We often get asked to look at mould problems, particularly toward the end of winter. Mould will grow when the ceiling or wall is damp from condensation or a roof leak and stays damp for a period of a few days or more. In Sydney we had a very wet week back in July. South [...]

By | September 9th, 2013|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cockatoos Destroy Roof

Yesterday I was called out to look at a roof in Balmain. The neighbours had been complaining that parts of it were landing in their property! On investigation I found that the rear part of the house had been renovated and an imitation type slate material had been used for the roof. It was quite [...]

By | September 9th, 2013|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments