There are many roof restoration services out there, and not all companies will be equal. If you’re presented with high bills or find that your roofing or painting job isn’t up to standard, this checklist can help you choose the right roof restoration company.
Are We Licensed?
Fully licensed roof restoration companies are a good idea. It will show that they are committed to high-quality work, professional service, and quality craftsmanship. The NSW Fair Trading website can help you determine if a roofing company is licensed. We are fully licensed to provide all roof restoration solutions.
Do We Have Insurance?
The following requirements apply to all roof-restoration companies:
- Public liability insurance: This covers roof restoration companies if someone is hurt as a result of roof repair or roof painting. You could also be responsible if the tradesperson or builder does not have the right type of insurance.
- Workers’ compensation insurance or WorkCover is available to protect employees from injuries on the job site. Employers who aren’t insured could make you liable for any claims.
- Contract work insurance: This covers damage or loss to work and materials. This insurance is required by roof restoration companies. If they do not have it, there are risks of delay and incontinence if the materials become damaged or lose.
The NSW Fair Trading Department lists all types of insurance that are required by roof restoration businesses.
Our Public liability insurance is available for 20 million dollars. We also offer WorkCover and contract work insurance. The insurance covers roof repair, painting and restoration of roofs. It is available for domestic and corporate property. It provides you with peace of mind in case of damage or loss to your property due to our work or accidents at the site.
Are They Supported By Major Brands?
You should check if the paint manufacturer backs the roof restoration business. This may provide additional guarantees on roof restoration work. Roofing Today has a 10-year Dulux guarantee for roof restorations and roof painting.
Are We Affordable?
Restoration can make your house or business look new again for a fraction of the cost of replacing a roof. It often produces similar results. Restored roofs will increase the value of your house and provide a high return on investment.
We offer free estimates and inspections. This is the best way to know the true cost of any work that you are considering. Our consultants will discuss the various options with you after an inspection. Sometimes a roof might not be suitable for restoration. In these cases, a replacement is more cost-effective.
It is impossible to accurately estimate the cost of roof restoration without an inspection. However, this page will give you an example.
It takes very little time to finish a job. Some jobs can take as little as two days, while others are completed in one week. You can have restorations done without affecting your daily life and home.
We work with many roofers so your work request will be assigned to the closest roofer. They are also the ones who have the most availability and can respond quickly. It results in shorter wait times and faster job completion.
Why Choose Us?
We can help you with a roofing service for your commercial or domestic properties. We can tailor our services to suit your needs.
One of our customer service representatives will take your call and connect you to the nearest roofer who is qualified in meeting all your roofing requirements.
Roof Restoration vs. Roof Replacement Services
Sometimes, it is better to replace a roof than restore it. Our technicians will inspect your roof and advise you if it needs to be replaced or restored.
Homeowners are often concerned about how much it will cost to replace their roofs. They may put off this task because they think they cannot afford the expense. This is a job you can make an investment in and save money on. You don’t have to put off getting a roof replaced because of concerns about the cost. This work will save you time and money.
It’s better than spending more money on repairs that will never be completed. You will be able to save money on repairs, as well as save money on utility bills and overall protect your home. However, do not rush to replace your roof before we inspect it!
Roof Restoration Process
Step 1: Inspection
Inspection of the entire roof for damage, missing or loose bedding, moss, and lichen.
Step 2: Repair/Replace
We replace damaged tiles or faulty valley irons
Step 3: Clean
A high-pressure cleaner is used to clean the roof. To protect the environment, no chemicals are used.
Step 4: Rebed
If necessary, all ridge caps are rebedded.
Step 5: Make a point
The ridge cap is then repointed using a flexible acrylic pointing mixture.
Step 6: Sterilise
If necessary, fungal or algal growth must be eliminated before any re-coating can begin.
Step 7: Primer/Sealer
To ensure that the 962 Roof Membrane will adhere well, the acrylic primer/sealer is applied to all roof surfaces,
Step 8: Roof Membrane
The 962 Roof Membrane is a Water-based, elastomeric coating with a high build for concrete and metal roof tiles. It offers ultimate protection, durability, and colour retention. It is also weatherproofed. For complete protection, two coats are required, one at least four times thicker than the paint.
Roofing Today provides professional roof restoration solutions. Roof cleaning, roof painting, and repairs to terracotta roofing tiles are all available. For a quote on roof insulation, roofing insulation, and roof gutter maintenance, contact us now.
Frequently Asked Questions
A roof restoration should be considered when your roof has visible signs of damage such as cracks, missing tiles or rusted fixtures. It is also recommended to consider a roof restoration if your roof is more than 10 – 15 years old and hasn’t been maintained regularly.
A well-maintained roof restoration can last up to 20 years, depending on the materials used and how well it has been maintained. Regular maintenance is key in keeping your roof looking its best for longer.
The main benefit of a roof restoration is improved protection from the elements. A restored roof can help improve insulation, and reduce noise levels from rain and wind. Additionally, a professionally restored roof will add to the aesthetic appeal of your home.
A typical roof restoration includes cleaning, repairs, repainting, and sealing. Depending on the condition of your roof, any damaged tiles or fixtures may need to be replaced. The entire process should take a few days and will be carried out by an experienced contractor.
The cost of a roof restoration in Australia will vary depending on the size of your roof and the materials used. Generally, a full roof restoration will cost between $1500 – $5000, but this can be higher depending on the extent of the work required.
No, you do not need to replace your roof after restoring it. However, if the damage is more extensive than expected or if you are still not happy with the results, then a full replacement may be necessary.
The most common problem encountered during roof restoration is incorrect installation or repairs. It is important to hire an experienced and qualified contractor who can ensure that all work is completed correctly. Additionally, poor-quality materials and lack of regular maintenance can lead to problems.
Before starting a roof restoration, it is important to consider the type of materials you will use and your budget. It is also important to hire an experienced contractor who can carry out the work safely and efficiently. Additionally, make sure that you have the correct permit and permission from your local council before starting any work.
It is highly recommended to hire a professional contractor for your roof restoration. A professional will have the knowledge and experience to complete the job correctly, as well as the right tools and materials to get the job done safely. They will also be able to provide you with advice on how to maintain your roof and keep it looking its best for longer.
Yes, it is important to clean your roof before any restoration work takes place. This will help remove dirt and debris that may interfere with the repairs or painting process. A soft brush and water can be used to gently scrub away dirt, or a pressure washer can be used to remove more stubborn dirt and grime.