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.

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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

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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

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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

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4 Reasons the Cost of Slate Roofing Is Justified

Slate is one of the most desirable roofing materials available, and yet it's also one of the most expensive. For many homeowners, the expense is enough to push them towar