Which Roof Gutter Guard Is Best for Your Part of the Country?
8 July 2015
How essential are roof gutter guards? For homeowners in areas prone to bushfires, they are arguably a vital added protection for your home. In other areas, they're just darn handy since your gutters will no longer be clogged with leaves. This means that your gutter drainage pipes will not become blocked, which is something you really want to avoid.
You don't want a blocked pipe or drain to cause excess water to flow back towards your roof, where it has the potential to find a way inside your ceiling cavity where it can cause significant (and expensive) damage.
Metal Roofing: Tips for Proper Care and Maintenance
22 June 2015
A prolonged lifespan is one of the primary advantages of choosing to install residential metal roofing. However, you must carry out regular maintenance work to prevent accelerated wear and tear of the surface. Moreover, proper care and usage will help in preserving the aesthetic appeal of the roof and, subsequently, the entire home. Here are some simple tips on promoting the longevity of metal roofing.
Clean the Roof
You should blow off or sweep the roof regularly to prevent accumulation of debris.
What To Expect During A Roof Restoration
15 June 2015
If your roof is in bad shape, you can opt to have a roof restoration done, instead of undertaking a complete re-roof. A roof restoration service is much cheaper and will take less time to facilitate. Unlike a re-roof, your current roofing will not be taken out so your home will remain protected at all times.
Through a roof restoration, you can bring back the integrity of your roof, as well as its looks.
3 Considerations to Make Before Installing Metal Roofing Over Shingles
8 June 2015
There are several methods for installing metal roofing ranging from DIY kits to methods used by professional roofing contractors. One of these methods is to install metal roofing over your current shingle roofing. Before you choose to have this method used, either by yourself or a professional, there are a few things you should consider. Here are three of those considerations.
One of the benefits to consider about installing a metal roof over your current shingles is the ability to reduce the noise during rain or heavy winds.