Roofing

Common Roofs and Roofer Projects in Australia

Roofers should be able to give you advice on choosing roofing materials that will work best for the type of weather and climate in your area. For example, some roofers may tell you that a certain metal is better for rainier areas, while another material would be more suitable if it snows a lot. Roofing is important to the maintenance and protection of a home. It can be hard to figure out what type of roofing you need for your individual needs, so we are providing some guides that can help. We have also provided resources below if you want more information on the different types of roofing available in Australia. Be sure to get in touch with a licensed roofing contractor or tradie for more information.

We have a selection of roofing guides and tutorials to choose from here at Specifier. Here are Australia's top five most popular types of roofing: Steel Roofs (or corrugated), Tiled Roofs (pitched or flat), Colorbond Roofs, Asphalt Shingles and Slate roofs. Roofing contractors are licensed to perform installations and to ensure there are minimal leaks and other damages. The best way to find a roofing contractor is by calling around or getting referrals from friends and family members who have had similar jobs done by different companies, as this will give you a better idea of which company has the most experience in their field.

A roofer might offer a range of services, such as installing, repairing, and replacing roofs. A roofer might work on your home's entire exterior, which includes all the walls and the roof. Or they may specialize in a specific area of roofing. Some examples are: installing skylights, repairing leaky roofs, or removing ice dams. Roofers can also repair gutters and downspouts if needed. Roofing contractors and companies have a variety of different types of services that they provide, such as roof inspections, re-roofing, waterproofing/sealing the home for repairs or maintenance purposes, and fixing damage from storms.

Roofers should be able to give you advice on choosing roofing materials that will work best for the type of weather and climate in your area. For example, some roofers may tell you that a certain metal is better for rainier areas, while another material would be more suitable if it snows a lot. Roofing contractors are licensed to perform installations and to ensure there are minimal leaks and other damages. The best way to find a roofing contractor is by calling around or getting referrals from friends and family members who have had similar jobs done by different companies, as this will give you a better idea of which company has the most experience in their field.

Roofing in Australia

Roofing Quotes

Maintaining your roof in good shape is more than just a visual concern. It may also safeguard your house and family from the elements in tough Australian weather. Read more…

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Roofer Call Out Fee

A sound roof is essential for the structural and aesthetic integrity of your property. Read about the costs to hire a professional roofer.

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Polycarbonate Roof Costs

Polycarbonate roofing is composed of a durable thermoplastic and comes in a variety of shapes. Read more…

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Skylight Installation Cost

Skylights provide natural light into your house. Natural light may help to distribute natural heat to the living areas of your home. Read more…

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What is a Tradie

A skilled manual worker in a specific trade or craft is known as a “Tradie” (trade specialist). Read more…

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Roof Insulation Cost

Roof installation prices vary based on the size of your roof, the materials required to build it, the complexity of the project. Read more…

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What is Roof Pointing?

A healthy roof is critical to the health of your home’s structure. If you have an older property, the roof may still be made of cement mortar. Read more…

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Roof Replacement Cost Calculator Australia

Replacing your roof is a big job, but it’s one that can add value and protection to your home. Read more…

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Replace Tile Roof with Colorbond Cost

If your roof is leaking, outdated, or damaged, it might be more cost-effective to replace it than to repair it. Read more…

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Re-Roofing Costs Australia

A roof is one of the most important parts of a home. It protects your family and possessions from the elements. Read more…

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What is Roof Decking?

Here at Specifier, read about roof decking and the advantages and disadvantages.

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Colorbond Roof Cost

Colorbond is a type of corrugated steel sheeting. The metal is tough, durable and rust-resistant. Read about the cost of installing this kind of roof for your house.

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How Much does Roof Restoration Cost?

If you have to do roof restoration in your house it is about time to get informed what you will have to do and how much it will cost you.

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Colorbond vs Zincalume

In this post, we compare Colorbond vs Zincalume, and the advantages and disadvantages of both kinds of roofing.

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Zincalume Sheet Price

Zincalume is a steel product with an alloy of 55% zinc and 45% aluminium. Here at Specidfier, read everything about zincalume roofing and standards in Australia.

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What is a Skillion Roof?

What is a skillion roof, its advantages and disadvantages as well as the expenses to install it in your house.

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How to Calculate Roof Pitch in Degrees

At Specifier, you can find the formulas for calculating roof pitch degree and some other useful tips if planning doing some repairs on your house.

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What is Roof Sarking?

Roof sarking, the cost of roof sarking in Australia, how should it be installed and do you need it in your home.

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