Metal roofing Sydney NSW
Architectural Roofing Services, a licensed roofing company in Sydney with over 30 years of experience in the heritage and contemporary roofing.
Our quality and service area is unmatched in the heritage and contemporary roofing industry. We are known as a trusted, reliable company with main focus on safety, quality and skilled workmanship delivering quality roofing projects across Sydney NSW.
We deliver a quality project on time and within budget. All roofing works undertaken by Architectural Roofing Services so far have truly stood the test of the time.
Architectural Roofing Services undertook a heritage roof restoration works at Gladesville hospital, Sydney NSW; the works included undertaking heritage roof repair and restoration to metal, slate, lead roofing and installation of copper gutters with new copper downpipes.
Scope of work
The works included removing existing roof sheets, old lead flashings from the stone wall and providing new chase for lead flashing entry and correctly installing timber batons for the new roof.
New corrugated metal roof sheeting was installed along verandas from the existing valley to new corners intersection, fixed with slotted galvanized screws and lead washers. New 30kg/m2 lead flashings were installed into the stone chase and fixed with lead wedges. Lead cover flashings were then dressed and shaped into metal roofing corrugations and lead clips were installed on every joint. Lead flashings were then sealed with elastomeric joint sealant to the stone wall.
Additionally, new lead flashings were installed to hip junction in wood roll detail providing adhering to heritage roofing detail. The 30kg/m2 lead flashing was shaped over timber wood roll and installed in 1.5m sections with lead clips to stop wind lift.
Architectural Roofing Services, installed new copper ogee gutters along veranda with soldered joints and external copper gutter brackets fixed with brass nuts and washers. Copper gutters hand fabricated at corners and soldered to heritage roofing details. Copper gutter expansion joints were installed to allow copper gutters to expand and contract in hot or cold temperatures.
The other works included installing new 100mm copper downpipes from the gutter to discharge above new drain grates. Copper downpipes were handcrafted offsets with soldered joints and fixed with copper brackets.
Architectural Roofing Services installed new welsh slates to veranda roof detail to make heritage roof watertight with new metal roofing sheets. New lead flashing was installed onto metal roof sheeting then slate roofing replaced to provide a correct watertight professional job.