Metal Side Cladding adds value to your property

Metal Side Cladding adds value to your property

Metal Side Cladding  is “the use of metal sheeting material to cover or layer a structure’s exterior wall”. Side Cladding is a unique roofing technique often sought after by modern commercial firms. It is also commonly known as wall cladding or metal wrapping. Metro Roof recently completed a residential project in Green Point, where metal side cladding was wrapped around the building, transforming it into a unique Cape Town feature. SCOPE…

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Metro Roof’s Roofing Services

Metro Roof’s Roofing Services

Metro Roof’s Roofing Services comprise of expert roofing installations, unique roofing techniques and personalised service that exceeds expectations. We cover all aspects of roofing and aim to simplify your roofing needs by only having to deal with one professional contractor. We do re-roofs, new roofs and roof repairs for both residential and commercial properties.  We specialise in the below six categories of roofing installations within the Western Cape. Timber Roof Structures Installations of MiTek designed Gang Nailed timber…

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Causes of Leaks in your Roof

Causes of Leaks in your Roof

The cause of your water leaks often depend on your roofing profile and specification. Metro Roof has put together a brief list of common causes of water leaks that occur in each roofing profile and application. The list shows that an incorrect installation of a particular roof profile, is often the main cause of a leaking roof.  Therefore ensuring you work with a qualified and professional roofing contractor – who has experience in your roofing specifications – should be your top…

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Tips for metal roofing and energy consumption

Tips for metal roofing and energy consumption

More than ever, homeowners are looking for ways to consume less energy in their homes. Whether through recycling or simply reducing use, we’re more environmentally conscious than ever before. Not just that, lower energy consumption means a decrease in utility bills – this is great news over the long-term! Something that is possibly overlooked when it comes to taking reductive measures is the correct instalment of metal roofing. At Metro,…

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Roofing: the good, the bad, the ugly

Roofing: the good, the bad, the ugly

Roofing Tips. When you think about home maintenance, you seldom think of roofing. Sure, interior decorating, gutter flow, flooring and plumping come to mind, but it’s easy to overlook the overhead. If your roof goes though, very little that can stand unharmed. Although home maintenance – roof maintenance specifically – is expensive, it is always cheaper to prevent than repair.   We’ve broken down the good, the bad and the…

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Roofing Safety at Metro Roof

Roofing Safety at Metro Roof

“Safety is not a gadget but a state of mind,” said safety expert, Eleanor Evert. Roofing Safety at Metro Roof is a culture rather than a requirement. At Metro, safety is at the forefront of whatever we do. Not only does it give our team and clients piece of mind, but it adds to our overall professional approach to roofing and solar projects.  We provide roof and electric safety training to all…

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Metro Roof quoting app on tech’s cutting edge

Metro Roof quoting app on tech’s cutting edge

For a company to remain relevant, it’s important to be on the cutting edge of trends and movements. Metro prides itself in keeping up with these both locally and internationally with the Metro Roof quoting app. One of these trends is the prominence of the use of technology through every level of a business. For us, it’s from the moment you pick up the phone until we put that final…

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Check for leaks in your roof

Check for leaks in your roof

Some home issues are more difficult to detect than others, and roof leaks are certainly one of them. It can be difficult to identify sources of leaks, and once they are found, they’re quite costly to fix. Therefore, roof leak repair should take the highest priority on your list of home maintenance issues, especially in the few months remaining before the wet season. Like any other problem, it is best…

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