Tag Archives: roofs

flat roof

Types of flat roofs

In our latest expert article, we take a look at the advantages & disadvantages of different roofing systems. The different types of flat roofs are: cold flat roof, hot flat roof and inverted flat roof. In the case of a cold roof, the insulation is placed under the roof and in the case of a […]

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Roof maintenance checklist

With all that daily hustle we often forget about the roofs. Replacing or repairing a roof could be expensive. So, it is recommended to spend some time every few months and keep the routine maintenance going. Keep the roof clean and maintained is important to increase it life span. Roof maintenance are often ignored, but […]

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A guide to maintaining shed roofs

Good quality and well-cared for sheds are usually robust, which means you won’t need to replace on a frequent basis. Smaller issues like a torn felt-roof is easy to repair, yet larger issues which include large warped wood areas or unstable bases might mean you need to invest in a new one. Here is a […]

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Pros and cons of a new or overlay roof

The roof is one of the most important parts of the house as it provides protection against rain, snow and other debris. A good roof can help the house stay in good shape for many years. It will keep the family safe and secured especially if proper maintenance work is undertaken regularly. By setting a […]

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4 beautiful, garden-friendly roof designs

Rooftop gardens or green roofs are getting increasingly popular, which is great because they help the environment in so many ways. So should you build yourself a green roof? Like any plant-related hobby, it’ll need some work. You’ll have to consult with professional roofers and have them evaluate your roof’s structural integrity. You’ll also need […]

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The essential roofing material checklist

Having your roof replaced is the kind of job that should only be done by professionals. After all, the entire process requires skill, knowledge and more importantly, the right materials and tools. And any little mistake may lead to big issues afterward. If you insist on getting your roof replaced, you need to get the […]

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How to waterproof your roof

Waterproofing a roof is absolutely essential. Before you can do that, however, you need to know how best to work with whatever type of material your roof is made from. For instance, concrete roofs may not require waterproofing since they already do a great job of repelling water. The only exception is if the concrete […]