7 August 2020
Guttering plays an important role in keeping your home safe from weather elements. If your gutters fail to function properly, they could end up damaging your roofing or your home's foundation. Poorly performing gutters can cause water to spill in your garden beds, drown plants, and cause soil erosion. When choosing the best gutters for your home, ensure you choose a product that will hold up under pressure and has a high carrying capacity.
29 May 2020
Contractors use a range of different methods to construct walls during a home building or extension project. Some assemble walls at the site, whereas others bring prefabricated timber walls to the site so they can quickly construct the building. Here are four key reasons why contractors prefer to use prefabricated timber walls over other types of wall. 1. Lower Costs Timber wall frames are constructed off-site, using advanced technology. When they arrive at the construction site, they are ready to install.
16 December 2019
Metal roofing is popular with most homeowners in Australia for many reasons. Metal roofing is that it is very durable—with a lifespan of over 50 years. Also, it's possible to install a metal roof on an existing roof. This enables the roof to be safeguarded against any harmful natural occurrences or elements such as corrosion, fire, mildew and rot infestation. Moreover, when you choose metal roofing, you will benefit from options in designs, styles, textures and colours.
17 October 2019
There are many homes and offices in Australia which have flat roofs. In the main, they tend to be found on more modern structures, such as carports and extensions to existing properties. Of course, there are plenty of different choices you can make when choosing a roofing material for a flat area even though the most common roofing material of them all – tiles – is something that only suits pitched roofs.
26 April 2019
Your roof, undeniably, is one of the sturdiest structures on your house. Roofs are constructed with both resilience and durability in mind since they are tasked with keeping the entire structure protected from the potential damages that could be caused due to exposure to precipitation, heat and so on. Nonetheless, some homeowners underestimate the importance of paying close attention to the condition of the roof since they assume it will prevail for decades.
28 November 2018
If you have an inspection and find that there is asbestos in your roof, a roof replacement may be necessary. If this is the case, you may be confused and worried about the steps to this sort of removal and roof replacement process. Here are some things you should know about the asbestos roof replacement process so you are better prepared for the event. Assessment and Inspection The first step will be to perform an assessment and inspection of the roof.
30 October 2018
You probably already know how important gutters are for your home. If you live in an area where heavy rains and flooding are common, your gutters become even more important. Gutters come in handy for redirecting water away from the walls and foundation of your home. They essentially prevent long-term damage to your home's foundation, and they keep the structure sturdy enough to withstand strong winds and storm surges. The gutters used in flood prone areas are not necessarily the same as most other gutters.