Tom Rivera

The 6 Most Overlooked Causes for Roof Leaks During Heavy Rain

27 February 2018
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Roof leaks are no strange thing, especially during heavy downpours. Yet, most people seem to overlook the most common causes for roof leaks. While some people may claim they are safe because their roofs are well maintained or are fairly new, they are aren't exempted from roof leaks, unfortunately. That's right, the causes for roof leaks do not recognise a new property or a well-maintained structure; far from it. But here's what you need to not overlook when evaluating the possible causes for a roof leak before performing roof repairs. Read More …

Four Crucial Planning Tips for Prefabricated Timber Trusses

26 February 2018
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Prefabricated timber trusses are ideal for home construction because they promote efficient roof installation. In simple terms, the trusses are built in the factory and delivered as completed frameworks. Therefore, the structure will be built faster than if the entire roof framing was constructed from scratch. Unfortunately, purchasing prefabricated trusses does not guarantee speed and efficiency. If you do not plan for your project with diligence, you might end up suffering financial losses and delays. Read More …

4 Key Things to Consider When Planning the Design of Your Residential Roof

26 February 2018
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The roof is one of the most important structural and architectural elements of any building. Aside from giving a building a complete look and providing building interiors with protection from outside elements, it also impacts the exterior appearance of the building and entire property. With that said, roof design is a building design and construction aspect that requires proper consideration. If you are looking to construct a new house, below are some important roof design considerations to make. Read More …

About Me
Rosa's Roofing Advice

Writing about roofing may not seem like a very exciting thing to be doing but I love it. That is why I have started this blog. I'm Rosa and this is my roofing blog. I first became interested in roofing when I called in a team of contractors to assess the roof space on my property. There had been a very strong tropical storm a few days before which had damaged the roof tiles. The contractors were great and provided me with lots of really useful information. They carried out a repair job and gave me lots of really good advice.