Renovating a Heritage Roof

  Heritage Roofs and Their Special Care Certain neighbourhoods or individual buildings are designated as ‘heritage’ if they serve as important links to Australia’s architectural or cultural history. By protecting these buildings and preserving them, in essence, we maintain that connection to the past for future generations. What this means for people who live in [...]

2018-05-31T01:46:53+00:00April 24th, 2018|Commercial, Residential, Roofing|

What You Need to Know About Flat Roof Extensions

  Getting a Roof Extension If you want to extend your home but don’t have the budget or need for a whole extra room or storey, a roof extension may be your answer. These roof extensions generally sit below the level of your home’s main roof, extending out like a verandah or patio. Depending on [...]

2018-05-31T01:48:51+00:00March 24th, 2018|Residential, Roofing|

Introducing Architectural Cladding

  The latest architectural cladding is a quiet revolution in exterior design, backed up by excellent technical capabilities. This type of cladding is considered to be “The Next Big Thing” in global exterior design, and it is making its point unambiguously. It’s unusual for construction professionals to get this enthusiastic about a new type of [...]

2018-05-15T00:47:33+00:00February 27th, 2018|Architectural Cladding, Commercial, Residential, UniCote|

How to Keep Your Gutters Free of Leaves

  Leaves and Gutters – Reducing the Build Up There are a lot of great reasons to surround your home with leafy, deciduous trees. They look great, can provide shade for your home during summer, give you greater privacy and increase the value of your land and home. The only real downside is the potential [...]

2018-10-29T05:00:06+00:00February 24th, 2018|Guttering, Residential|

The Best Ways to Fireproof Your Roof

  Is It Possible to Make Your Roof Fireproof? Fires that occur in the roof cavity of your home can be especially dangerous. Firefighters have many stories of entering a home or business with few signs of severe fire or even smoke, only to see a fireball burst from a ceiling ventilation shaft or narrowly [...]

2018-05-15T00:51:40+00:00December 24th, 2017|Residential, Roofing|

Common Roofing Mistakes to Avoid

  A quality metal roof should last between 50 and 100 years, depending on its construction and certain factors, such as weather, salinity and maintenance. When you’re getting a new roof installed, there are some common pitfalls that can reduce the lifespan of your roof or see you forking out more than you should on maintenance and [...]

2018-05-31T01:57:11+00:00November 24th, 2017|Guttering, Residential, Roofing|

Getting Roof Leaks? Best Course of Action to Take

  Even small roof leaks can result in serious damage to a home, resulting in major expenses and significant repairs. This is particularly the case if leaks are allowed to persist over time. The bottom line is that any roof leak should be fixed, ASAP. The reasons why are pretty persuasive: Water may be able [...]

2018-05-15T00:54:18+00:00September 20th, 2017|Residential, Roofing|

Tips on Maintaining Roofs and Gutters

  Maintaining roofs and gutters is nobody’s favourite responsibility, particularly if the roofingand guttering haven’t been looked after properly. When your roof and gutters aren’t maintained, this will also result in some pretty grim cost problems. Fortunately, roof and gutter maintenance doesn’t have to be hard work. We have compiled a few tips to help you dodge the [...]

2018-05-15T00:54:57+00:00August 16th, 2017|Guttering, Residential, Roofing|

UniCote Steel vs Tile Roofing

  The choice between UniCote Steel roofing and tile roofing is the classic choice between two virtual opposites. If you’re trying to make a choice between these two different types of roofing, there are a few things you need to know. We’re going to give you a quick but useful overview of the different things to look [...]

2018-05-15T00:56:03+00:00July 12th, 2017|Commercial, Residential, Roofing, UniCote|

The Beauty and the Benefits of Building with Steel

  Modern steel fabrication, new products, and new building ideas have revolutionised modern construction methods. Today’s builders choose steel for better building quality, higher standards of living and effective design options for residential and commercial buildings. From high-quality steel roofing to the structural base of a building, steel has continued to prove itself as a versatile, attractive [...]

2018-05-15T00:56:45+00:00May 18th, 2017|Commercial, Residential, Roofing, UniCote|