Learn how to fix tile, slate and shingle roofs

Usually leaks on roofs are caused by localized damage but sometimes the difficulty is in actually finding the damaged area. Because water always runs to the lowest point possible you may have to look metres above the wet area to find the problem. Always ensure you are working on the roof on a sunny day to ensure the roof is not wet and slippery. Please take adequate safety measures.

 

How do I fix tile, slate and shingle roofs ?

Never over-look the maintenance of your roof. Something that is a very minor job right now can, if left untreated, become a very major job in a couple of years time. These tips will tell you what to look out for.

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