Is Your Guttering System Really Protecting Your Home?

As a homeowner, do you fully understand the role of your guttering system? Most people realise that this network of (mainly) plastic components can help to direct rainwater from the surface of the roof down to ground level, but the primary objective is to prevent water infiltration in order to keep the house in as good a condition as possible. This type of penetration can lead to serious issues over time and you'll want to avoid the associated costs, so why should you pay a little more attention to your guttering system than you are already? Read More 

Why Metal Roofing Is the Best Defence Against Mother Nature

Although roofing materials are designed to withstand a battering to ensure your structure has a sturdy shelter, not all roofing materials are equal. While some may be aesthetically pleasing, their downfall could be their lack of resistance against a host of damages. And since your roofing is continuously exposed to the elements, it is imperative to select materials that will be capable of going against Australia's harsh climatic changes and still coming out intact once the worst is over. Read More 

Is a Metal Roof Right for Your Home?

Metal roofs are sometimes more expensive than standard asphalt shingles, but metal offers many advantages over asphalt, and can often be worth that added expense. When you know that your home needs an entirely new roof, or if you're having a new home built and need to decide on the roofing material that will be used, note a few considerations that will help to decide if metal is the best choice. Read More 

3 Common Reasons for Leaky Roofs

A small drip from your ceiling is a lot more than just annoying; it could be a sign that there's a more serious issue with the roofing system, and it hence should not be taken lightly. Knowing why certain leaks occur is not only important for preventing them in the first place, it also helps you know how best to mitigate damage before you need a roofing specialist can attend to a bigger problem. Read More 

Simple But Important Home Repairs That Are Easy to Overlook

It's important that you quickly address any and all needed repairs to your home, as even small fixes can help prevent major damage that might develop over time. However, it's often easy for homeowners to overlook simple home repairs, perhaps because they are so simple and are not causing noticeable damage at the moment. Note a few of those repairs here so you better understand why they're important and better understand how to keep your home in good condition. Read More