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 Re-Roofing an Asset for Your House?

Roofing issues are something you are bound to contend with down the road. When you take into consideration the constant exposure to precipitation, wind and scorching sun,



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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



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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