Jargon to Help You Understand the Roof Replacement Process

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If your home needs a new roof, you’ll inevitably become embroiled in roofing conversations with your contractor. This is where you can get lost in the jargon. To help you engage in meaningful discussions around roof replacement, here’s an explanation of various relevant terms. Cladding The cladding is the outer material that covers the roof. It could be concrete, terracotta, or slate tiles. Alternatively,  it might be Colorbond, Zincalume or a different kind of metal roof.…

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What You Need to Know About Roofing Repairs and Gutter Replacements

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All roofing materials have a design/manufacture life period that lasts for years and years. To ensure that your roof serves you for that long period and more, you are required to undertake various maintenance activities. These activities mainly involve inspection for damage and re-applying roof protection measures that wear out over time. Roofing and Gutter Damage Your roof and gutters are subjected to harsh weather conditions that range from strong winds to harmful UV rays from the sun.…

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Replacing Your Metal Roof? Here Are Four Features to Look For

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Are you in the market for a new metal roof? Metal is one of the best roofing materials due to its excellent performance, fire resistance, lower maintenance requirements and durability. However, as you know by now, this doesn’t mean that metal roofs are foolproof. Not all metals perform well, and not all have the same features. So what should you look for during your next purchase? Here are four elements that will guarantee a long-lasting and reliable metal roofing system:…

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