About Me

Ralph's Roofing Blog Hello! My name is Ralph and this is my roofing blog. I first became fascinated with roofing when I was a boy. When my dad was angry at me. I would climb up onto the roof of our house and hide. One afternoon, when I was hiding on the roof, I found myself looking at the tiles and wondering how they fitted together and stayed in place. I decided to spend a couple of months hanging around the local roofing contractors office so I could learn a thing or two. And I did. Although I never became a professional roofer myself, I still remember all of the tips and advice.

3 Minutes Posted on:

Installing New Gutters? Here's How to Choose Between Aluminium and Vinyl

The material you choose for your replacement gutters will ultimately determine their lifespan and efficiency. If you select a low-quality material, your gutters will star

3 Minutes Posted on:

Is Your Roof Ready to Receive Solar Panels?

Your roof is your home's crowning glory, but is that crown in as good a condition as it needs to be? Broadly speaking, any roof that protects your home from the elements

3 Minutes Posted on:

Replacing Your Asbestos Roof

Building with asbestos became illegal in Australia back in 2001, following years of debate about the dangerous nature of its microscopic fibres. Beginning in the 1950s, m

2 Minutes Posted on:

Wondering Why You Need a Roofing Specialist?

Most homeowners don't realize how important their roofs are until they encounter problems. At this point, most are already looking at expensive repair and replacement cos