Perks Of Having Colorbond Roof
Why would you choose Colorbond as your roofing material of choice if you were thinking about re-roofing your home? In this article, we will discuss some of the advantages of Colorbond roofing.
Colorbond roofs have exceptional spanning capabilities, allowing for additional column-free floor area in efficient constructions. Colorbond roofs come in a variety of colors, giving building designers and owners more creative freedom to create genuinely distinctive facades. Colorbond roofs are also available in a variety of profiles to fit your home’s aesthetic and architectural needs. Because the color is linked to the metal, it does not require painting as frequently as other metal roofing materials.
Colorbond is one of the most durable and innovative construction materials available today. It has been tried and tested in some of the hardest conditions for over 50 years. It is also termite resistant, which means it is not only attractive but also long-lasting and durable. It is an excellent choice for decramastic roof replacement.
They have the ability to gather extra water for your rainwater storage tanks. If natural water collection is vital to you, whether, for your house, garden, or animals, a colorbond roof is preferable over a concrete tile due to its absorbency. Colorbond is corrugated metal with a moisture-resistant bonded paint coating.
Terracotta or concrete tiles are significantly heavier; in fact, a colorbond roof is sometimes 1/10th as heavy, which means that the supporting roof frame does not have to be as complicated, lowering construction costs. Furthermore, because terracotta and concrete tiles absorb water, they swell even more during wet weather. This additional weight must also be taken into account when building the roof support structure. Colorbond roofs do not absorb water, therefore you will not have to worry about roof weight variations.
If you live in a bushfire-prone location, you should definitely select colorbond over tiles. It is non-combustible, therefore sealing corrugated metal sheets against flying embers and burning ash is considerably easier.
Metal roofing is completely recyclable and is one of the most recycled products available. It is not only efficient in transportation, but it also leads to reduced on-site waste, lowering the environmental effect of construction sites. Colorbond steel is completely recyclable. Steel is, in fact, one of the most recycled goods on the planet. Colorbond requires less energy to transport because to its lightweight construction. It is also provided pre-cut to construction sites, reducing on-site waste. Furthermore, minimizing the influence on the construction site and its surroundings.
Even though tiles are less expensive to purchase, the total cost will be determined by whether you add additional insulation, installation expenses, maybe painting, and future upkeep. Colorbond roofs harness its reflecting qualities and bounce back penetrating heat, cooling the home and letting your air conditioner to perform its work without adding additional pressure from above, thanks to thermal tech technology (in-built in Colorbond).
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