3 Ways to Protect Your Roof From Heat Damage

Given that daily temperatures in Queensland average up to 30°C throughout the year, it may surprise you that many roofs in the state aren’t built to withstand high heat. Harsh sun rays and hot weather can have a wide array of adverse effects on your roof, from cracking the tiles to bleaching and damaging the […]

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5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Restoring Your Roof

Your home’s roof is the first line of defence against harsh weather and harmful elements. Besides enhancing the appeal of your home, a good roof can significantly increase the property’s value. If your property has a worn-out roof, you could be in a dilemma over whether to restore or replace the roof.

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4 Reasons to Paint Your Roof a Different Colour

You don’t have to install a whole new roof to spruce up this area of your home. You can paint the roof as an alternative. While some homeowners go for the same colour or a close match, some take this opportunity to change their roof colour completely. When might you want to do this? 1. […]

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How to Safely Inspect Your Tile Roof After a Storm

Thunderstorms can do a lot of damage to a roof. This is especially true if a roof is already in poor condition when a storm strikes. And even minor damage can cause a catastrophic chain reaction of events where roofs are concerned. One slipped tile can cause a leak that damages your home’s interior. This […]

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4 Factors That May Affect Your Roof’s Performance and Lifespan

The estimated lifespan of a residential roof is around 25 to 40 years, depending on the material. However, not all roofs maintain optimal functionality throughout the projected usable life. Some crumble within a few years, cost homeowners thousands of dollars in repairs, and eventually fail. Various factors affect the performance and lifespan of a roof. […]

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3 Good Times to Have Your Roof Cleaned

Many homeowners don’t have their roof cleaned regularly. A clean roof doesn’t just look good cosmetically. It also helps you maintain your home more effectively. Cleaning your roof at certain times is beneficial. When is this a good idea? 1. You can’t see your roofing materials General dust and dirt on a roof don’t pose […]

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7 Reasons to Have Your Gutters Cleaned This Coming Summer

With the hot and wet summer weather of the east coast of Australia approaching, your roof and gutters are about to face some new challenges. Gutters may not be as expansive as a roof, but their importance cannot be understated. Clean gutters keep a roof dry and free of dirt, pests and blockages. Are your […]

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7 Interior Signs That Your Roof Needs Repair

For most homeowners, spotting roof damage is difficult. In fact, roof damage often doesn’t reveal itself until the time is too late to prevent it from becoming a problem. A common issue is that you can’t always detect roof damage from outside your home. But while your roof might look okay from the outside, you […]

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How Your Landscaping Practices Could Affect Your Roof’s Longevity

Landscaping around your home can be fun — but also challenging. As you try to find the right blend of plants, trees and hardscapes, you will likely encounter problems. One major issue that sometimes arises is when landscaping practices clash with your roof and its condition. Although roofs last a long time in general, with […]

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