We live in Sydney, and we recently tried looking up a contractor on the internet under Roof Restoration Western Suburbs Sydney . Unfortunately we came up a blank with any one we were really happy to call on other than this company. Now we had real problems and I just want to go over some of these and give some advice.
Gutters can be fascia gutter fixed type that has no joints in one straight run. A product like this this gutter type can be installed directly onto roof rafters and save considerable time by no jointing being required. Jointing only being required at the end corners. There is a mini line design gutter that is a similar design as the nu-line fascia gutter but is in a smaller format. This gutter can be fitted flush against fascia boards using external or concealed brackets. Square line gutters have a square front profile that can be fitted with concealed brackets and with overflow holes located at the front of the gutter?or at the rear.
Half round gutter design is normally 150mm in diameter fitted with external brackets with a fast flow of water effect due to the design of this gutter. A gutter design of 150mm in diameter is able to cope with significant water run off during peak rain periods. With the flat back design this gutter does not require external brackets and is a considerable time saver if this is an issue. The Ace Quad gutter design is 150mm in diameter also with a high front and overflow holes also at the rear for concealment ?is required by the architect or building designer.
Fascia cover flashings are boards designed to cover exiting timber fascia boards. Fascia flashings made in copper does not require be painting or maintaining unlike the timber fascia that with time requires maintenance due to fading and rot setting in. Barge soakers are similar in design and weatherproof and flash gable ends of roof structures. Roofing contractors will provide a fully licensed plumber to do all your gutter installations and replacements. They will replace all types of guttering system including aluminum, cast iron, steel, PVC. Ensure the roofing and guttering contractor you engage have built a reputation for excellence in the industry
Look for extensive hands on experience in guttering replacement and installation work. You cant take shortcuts on the highest quality of workmanship. Avoid the many dodgy second-rate contractors out there and ensure their work is guaranteed and backed by an industry-regulated body. Many roofing manufacturers have started from very humble beginnings and have grown to be the preferred roof contractor or supplier in their region. In building their business to a considerable size and industry reputation they will have hundreds of satisfied residential and commercial customers who will be happy to give testimonials to you of their workmanship.
You need to be happy with the roofing contractor you engage and the high level of services they provide you. The results they produce will be important to the success of the project. You will be depending on them at a critical time in the building process. It would be best to check on line and read some of what their customers have said about them before you commit to engaging them on your project. Check what others have to say about their work and performance. Check also to see if they are members of a roofing or related industry association.