Is It Time For A Roof Repair Or Roof Replacement?

Residential roofs are frequently subject to severe weather conditions, whilst protecting you, your family and the interior of your home. With this in mind, it is essential to regularly have your roof checked and maintained throughout the year. This will guarantee you will always be well covered. It is important that you take the right steps towards keeping your roof safe and secure.

Roof Repair Or Roof Replacement?

It is a common misconception that many people believe the answer to their roofing problem is just a roof repair. However, at Roof Ranger we can identify the best solution for your residential roof. An important part of a rooftop is its strength and durability, having the right materials will guarantee a long lasting roof.  The team at Roof Ranger can inspect and create a solution to help maintain, clean and repair your roof throughout the year.

Know The Difference Between Roof Repair & Roof Replacement

It is important to know the difference between a roof repair and roof replacement, it will save you time and money.  A rusted gutter or broken tile must be replaced, and if your entire roof is past the point of repair, you may be in for a complete roof replacement. However, a small leakage will only mean a roof repair. If a section of your roof is to be replaced (or your entire roof) the cost will depend on the materials to be replaced and the time taken. A repair will be a quicker and easier job.

Can Weather Conditions Impact Your Roof?

Australia’s climate is variable with frequent droughts, rain, bushfires, and flooding. The weather can be hot, dry, windy or cold.  All these environments can cause damage to a roof and if you do identify a leak, misplaced tile or damaged guttering the best solution is contacting a qualified Roof Specialist.   They can inspect and advise on the best solution whether your roof can be repaired or must be replaced.

Signs To Be Aware Of

Roof Leaks Impacting

Roof leaks must be repaired straight away as they can impact the interior and exterior of your home. If you do discover a leak first thing to do is minimize the damage as much as possible. Contain the water with a bucket and reach out to your roofing specialist. Leaks can be caused by neglect, weather, or issues with the roof material or poor installation. Once the roofing company has inspected the damage whether a small drip or a major leak the problem can be fixed before more damage is done to your home.

Sagging Roof

A sagging roof is extremely dangerous the roof must be inspected and fixed straight away to prevent any harm to you or your family.  The bend can be an indication that the home may not be able to support the weight of the roof or the roof material has weakened.  Often water or poor ventilation can cause certain roof materials to weaken over time. A professional roofing company may reinforce the ceiling or remove and replace the damaged section of the roof.

Flushing On Your Roof

Flashing is to provide a watertight seal between roofing material, roof sections and other parts of the building. It must be carefully inspected incorrect installation will allow water to enter the building and cause damage.

Contact Roof Ranger!

Roof material deteriorates with exposure to weather condition. It is important to have regular maintenance checks to identify any roof problems. Roof Ranger are experts in all aspects of roofing, contact Roof Ranger now and we will assist and help you on all your roofing questions.

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