10 Steps to Reroofing

How to Reroof Your House in 10 Steps

Bristile can reroof your home in as little as 2 days depending on the size of your roof and
the work involved. There are 10 steps to the reroofing process

1

INSPECT ROOF

The existing roof timbers are inspected to ensure the battens are sound and battens replaced if necessary.

gr-img1

2

INSTALL SAFETY RAIL

Safety is a priority. Before commencing any work, guard rail is installed and a ladder is raised and fitted to the roof .The tilers can now access the roof.

gr-img2

3

REMOVE OLD ROOF

All the old roof tiles or metal roof sheets are removed.

gr-img3

4

INSTALL SARKING

The sarking is carefully unrolled across the roof, starting at the bottom of the rafter.

gr-img4

5

INSTALL NEW BATTENS

New battens are nailed to the rafters with a high pressure nail gun.

gr-img5

6

LOAD UP NEW TILES

The new roof tiles are lifted up to the roof using an elevator belt.

gr-img6

7

START LAYING NEW TILES

Tiles are laid sequentially up the roof from the gutter line. Fixing clips, or nails are used to secure the roof tiles to the roof.

gr-img7

8

HIP & RIDGE TILES INSTALLED

All hip and ridge lines are covered with ridge fittings.

gr-img8

9

POINTING

Pointing is a flexible material that covers the mortar and comes in a colour that matches the roof tile. It acts as a mechanical fastener, keeping the ridge in place. It is also used to finish the tiles at the gable or edge of the roof.

gr-img9

10

FINISH

Guard rail is removed and the site cleaned up with all roof rubbish and debris placed in bins or designated rubbish area.

At the conclusion of your reroofing Bristile Reroofing offers you your warranties as part of your hand over pack for added peace of mind.

gr-img10
Recent Posts
0

Start typing and press Enter to search