Roof renovation faq

Whether you’re an experienced renovator or renovating your first house, a problem might occur that you don’t know how to solve. Our roofing professionals have gathered a comprehensive list of roof related questions and answers.

choosing the right product

STEEL ROOFS FAQ

  • What is so special about steel roofs?

  • What are the costs of a roofing renovation?

  • What are roof safety products?

  • Which colour should I choose for my roof?

  • What is the best time of year to start my roofing project?

  • Is roofing underlay necessary?

Installation tips

STEEL ROOFS FAQ

  • What is the best time of year to start my roofing project?

  • What is the minimum pitch at which a steel roof can be installed?

  • How to replace a bitumen felt roof with a steel roof?

  • How to replace tile roof with a steel roof?

  • Can I install a steel roof profile on any roof shape or are there limitations?

  • How to replace triangle lath roof with a steel roof?

  • What is the correct fall for guttering per metre?

  • How many downpipes should be connected to my guttering?

  • How to replace a machine seamed roof with a steel roof?

  • Is it possible to install a new roof myself?

  • Can I still live in my house when the roof is being installed?

  • How to replace a profile sheet roof with a steel roof?

  • What is the correct batten spacing for Monterrey?

  • When my roof is delivered do I have to take care of storage myself?

  • What should be checked before starting the installation?

  • What is the correct length for roofing sheets?

  • How long does the average roof installation take?

  • What are the correct dimensions for battens under my tile sheet roof?

  • How to replace an asbestos roof with a steel roof?

Roof maintenance advice

STEEL ROOFS FAQ

  • How do I know if I need a new roof?

  • How do I clean my steel roof?

  • How do I know if my roof is in good or bad condition?

Warranty information

STEEL ROOFS FAQ

  • Does a new Ruukki roof come with a warranty?

  • Does the roof warranty cover the other roof products, such as roof safety products, accessories and rainwater systems?

  • How long can I expect my roof to last?

Other question

STEEL ROOFS FAQ

  • Why not your competior?

  • Where can I purchase a Ruukki roof?

  • If I purchase the all-inclusive roof package, what do I have to take care of myself?

  • How can I get correct roof measurements?

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