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Roof Repair & Restoration

Roof Repair & Restoration refers to tradesmen who are involved in the repair, restoration and maintenance of roofs. They provide various services on residential and commercial properties. There are several materials used for these services depending on the type of roof such as cement, iron, bonded steel, or terracotta.

Roof Repair & Restoration services may include:

  • Gutter replacements & repairs
  • All types of roof renewals and repairs
  • Roof Inspections
  • Tile replacement
  • Gutter & Roof Cleaning
  • Repairing damages resulting from storms
  • Emergency storm repairs
  • Interior Gyprock and ceiling repairs
  • Re-pointing and re-bedding of roof
  • Provide insurance related repairs and services
  • Repair of ridge capping
  • Re-tiling
  • Repairing of any roof leaks
  • Re-sealing of roof penetrations
  • Roof coating and weather protection
  • Roof painting
  • High pressure cleaning

Choosing a Roof Repair & Restoration business should go beyond a random search on the internet. To ensure you get quality services, you should only hire a business with professional and skilled workers who will do the job right.

The following tips should help you choose the best Roof Repair & Restoration business:

  • Research - Before anything else, you should take your time and evaluate all the local businesses before hiring any of them. Check their websites and other sites for customer reviews. Contact friends and relatives who have hired any of the companies in the past. The information you will get will guide you to hire a company with quality services.
  • Evaluate methods - Companies use varying methods, when cleaning for example some use a dry cleaning method which leaves your roof tiles dry immediately after cleaning. Others prefer using powerful chemicals or environmental friendly methods such as power steam. It all depends on what you want.
  • Licensed and insured - Hiring a company that has an insurance policy and is licensed is imperative because not everything happens as planned. Your home or business should be protected in case your property gets damaged during the work.

Helpful links and related articles:

  • Metal Roofing and Cladding Association of Australia - the association has been instrumental in raising the status and standard of the industry through its connection with other trade associations, government decision-making bodies and educational organisations.
  • Roofing Industry Association of NSW - has input to Governments, Education bodies, Roof Tile manufacturers and other Building industry associations. Each member conforms to an industry code of ethics that ensures professionalism and project delivery.
  • Service NSW - If you're using a tradesperson you can verify their licence number (for most industries) here.
  • Victoria Building Authority (VBA) - The VBA regulates building & plumbing practitioners in Victoria. You can also verify licence numbers through this website.
  • Tips for Choosing Tradesmen - Choosing tradesmen is not always easy. In this article we discuss several factors to help you choose the best tradie for your project.