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The Benefits of Building with UniCote Lux Steel in Brisbane

As steel manufacturers for builders and architects in the construction industry, Rollsec understands how important it is to be using a combination of quality materials and current trends. UniCote Lux is a premium type of steel that is highly durable, non-combustible, and tests in accordance to AS 1530-3. It stands up to Australia’s harsh climate, [...]

Extending Your Home? There’s No Better Time to Replace Your Roof!

Extending your home provides a great time to replace the roof. In this article, we give some advice for replacing your roof and what to do if you decide not to replace it.   Roof Replacement A home extension provides an ideal time to replace your roof. If you’re considering this option, there are a [...]

2020-03-15T01:42:27+00:00January 20th, 2020|Roofing|

An In-Depth Look at Different Roofing Materials

Rollsec is interested in providing consumers with high-quality roofing materials. In this article, we provide an in-depth look at the different materials we have on offer.   Architectural Cladding Architectural cladding provides consumers with the opportunity to achieve a modern look for their roofing or walling projects. It comes in a wide variety of colours [...]

2020-03-15T01:43:21+00:00December 25th, 2019|Roofing|

Is Your Current Roof Providing Adequate Insulation?

Without adequate insulation, a quarter of heat can leak through the roof. In this article, we explore the importance of insulation and how a homeowner can identify whether their roof is meeting adequate insulation standards.   Why We Insulate Insulation slows the transfer of heat, which is useful for both hot and cold climates. On [...]

2020-03-15T01:45:07+00:00November 25th, 2019|Roofing|

Can I Install Solar Panels on a Rollsec Roof?

At Rollsec, we specialise in providing high quality metal roofing supplies. Metal roofs are the best option when it comes to installing solar panels on your home as they are light and highly durable. They also tend to better match the appearance of solar panels, especially if your metal roof is a darker shade.   [...]

2020-03-15T01:47:46+00:00October 10th, 2019|Roofing|

Roofing Tips: Gable Rolls are a Lifesaver!

Are you installing a metal roof? It’s a great idea to get well versed in all the tips and tricks available to ensure the finished installation looks great and works as well as it can. This includes using gable rolls as well as getting a good understanding of other installation tricks.   What are Gable [...]

2020-03-15T01:48:42+00:00September 10th, 2019|Roofing|

A Helpful Glossary of Roofing Terminology

The following alphabetical list provides brief definitions for common phrases used when discussing roofing.   A Accelerated weathering - The process of magnifying the exposure of materials to light, heat, water and condensation to measure its weathering properties. Apron flashing - Flashing that is located at the juncture of the top of the sloped roof [...]

2020-03-15T01:50:58+00:00August 10th, 2019|Roofing|

Why Do So Many Australians Choose Corrugated Iron for Their Roofs?

Roofing is one of the most important aspects of any building. Choosing the right roofing material affects how much maintenance is required over the life of the building, how well the structure is protected from the elements and the overall value of the property. Today, corrugated iron roofing is a popular choice for both domestic [...]

2020-03-15T01:52:32+00:00July 25th, 2019|Roofing|

How to Spot a Roofing Disaster from the Ground

Identifying roof problems is one of the most difficult tasks for contractors to accomplish, especially from the ground. There are a few signs of an impending roofing disaster that you can spot from the ground. However, it’s always a good idea for building inspectors to fully investigate a roof, including by getting up there, to [...]

2020-03-15T01:54:51+00:00July 10th, 2019|Roofing|

What It Takes to Get Your Roof Solar Ready

Installing solar panels on your roof can be a great investment. You’ll be increasing your property value, slashing your electricity bills and investing in the ecological future of Australia by reducing your carbon footprint. When it comes to solar panels, not all roofs are simply ready for installation and there may be some work yet [...]

2020-03-15T01:54:05+00:00June 10th, 2019|Roofing|