Roof repairs constitute some of the most common house repairs. Damage that requires repair includes leaks, weathering, ponding water, ventilation issues and roof design faults. You can do simple roof repairs on your ow,n but complex problems require the intervention of a roof specialist. Safety when conducting roofing work is paramount, as accidents on the roof could be tragic. Below are essential safety tips you should observe when doing roof repairs.
8 August 2018
Despite the fact that your roof is exposed to a high risk of damage all year round, the likelihood is that you do not pay much attention to its condition until a grievous issue crops up. And although some roof repairs may be simple to undertake, bear in mind that these problems can get severely aggravated the longer they are ignored. Thus, you might inadvertently find yourself in a situation whereby you need to replace your roofing.
28 March 2018
Taking down your old roof and putting up a new one can be an overwhelming decision if you don't know what kind of roof you should choose for your roof renewal. Some popular roofing options have been around for a long time while others are relatively new on the construction market. The bottom line is that there are so many good roofing options available for you to choose from. As more people in Australia and many other parts of the world embrace the concept of 'green' building, you may be keen on renewing your roof with a roofing option that is environmentally friendly.
4 January 2018
A roof truss is defined as a structural framework made from timber. This is designed to fit in the space above the room and to provide support for the roof. Roof truss suppliers offer a lot of designs depending on several factors. Below are some of the things your roof truss supplier wants you to know while building your home: What to Consider When Choosing a Truss Design – When selecting the perfect roof truss to fit your house frame, there are several factors you need to look into.
24 October 2017
Every year, it is important that you take steps to prepare your home for winter. While your first thought might be about how to improve the insulation and lighting in your home, it is also important that you do not forget your roof. One area of your home which is particularly vulnerable during the winter months is the gutters. Below is a guide to the steps you need to take to prepare the gutters on your home for winter.
22 June 2017
Roof trusses are a good way of exposing the ceiling of a home and making the space seem larger and even grander. Trusses are built in a triangle and used to hold up the weight of a house, so you can remove the ceiling and keep the beams and upper areas of the house exposed. This can also open up the first floor of a home, as you may be able to remove load-bearing walls under the trusses, allowing for an open floor plan.
23 May 2017
If your metal roofing is looking worse for wear, a fresh coat of paint may be all it needs to spruce up its appearance. However, an assumption some people make is that to do this you simply need to grab the first can of paint you come across and get to painting. In reality, there are several considerations to bear in mind to make sure that you do not make mistakes that would compromise your paint job.
16 May 2017