Colorbond Ultra vs Standard

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If you’re building a new home, or your existing roof needs replacing, you might be wondering what the difference is between Colorbond Ultra vs Standard Colorbond. If that’s the case, you’ve come to the right place! After all, Colorbond is specifically designed for the harsh Australian climate, so it’s essential to understand the difference so […]

What Are My Roof Tiling Options?

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What are the different types of roof tiles available? And which tiles are going to be the best for my roof? Roof tiles offer flexible, low maintenance and durable solutions for your property. Various companies and manufacturers produce tiles from an assortment of materials, each with unique performance aspects. This article will cover the different […]

Is Moss Bad for Your Roof?

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There is nothing better than a sparkling clean roof, with clean guttering and everything in order. While it may be a roofer’s dream, in many cases, home and property owners struggle with keeping their roofs in tip-top shape. We come across many roofs with lichen, moss, and mould – it’s only natural for debris and […]

Roof Restoration Canberra Costs 2021

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When it comes to any home or property, a sound roof is one of the most important aspects. It can provide excellent street appeal and is critical to protecting against the elements and providing insulation. While they may not be required regularly, roof restorations are essential to ensure the integrity of your home and extend […]

Why Is My Ceiling Going Mouldy?

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Visible mould anywhere in your home is never a great discovery. However, when you see visible signs of mould in your ceiling, you’re in a bit of trouble. If you’re reading this article, you’re probably asking yourself, “But why is my ceiling going mouldy?” What causes ceiling mould is usually a leaking roof or poor insulation. If […]

Asbestos Roof Removal Costs 2021

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Removing asbestos from an older home can seem both a daunting and overwhelming task. Asbestos roof removal costs are often higher than the removal of other roofing materials, due to the hazards involved and extra steps required to ensure safe removal and responsible disposal. Here at Vertec Roofing, we offer both leading asbestos roof replacement Canberra and […]

How to Keep Leaves Out of Roof Valleys

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Not sure how to keep leaves out of roof valleys or how to blow and successfully remove leaves and debris from your roof? Many homeowners often neglect the importance of protecting valleys and instead focus solely on their gutters. However, roof valleys are prone to deterioration over time with no care, as leaves and other […]

Roof Replacement: What to Expect

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If you have any shared laneways, access points, or feel your neighbours might be disturbed by the roofing work, it can be courteous to let them know in advance. Also, secure any outdoor furniture or ornaments so they are not at risk of being damaged by falling debris. To make the clean-up of debris as […]

Your Flat Roof Venting Options

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Whether you’re considering your commercial or residential property, roof ventilation is absolute necessary. Ventilation stabilises temperature extremes, reduces energy costs and extends the life of your roof. The same goes for your flat or low slope roof.  Most notably, a roof without adequate ventilation will have a short life and make the occupants pretty miserable. […]

The 5 Types of Gutter Guards Explained

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For many, guttering is something that gets ignored unless there is a serious problem. As roofers, we see our fair share of gutters falling apart and clogged with leaves. Here at Vertec Roofing, we replace our fair share of guttering and we genuinely believe that many homeowners will benefit from having the various types of […]