Slate roof repair, Darlinghurst Sydney

Architectural Roofing Services, a reliable and expert in slate roof restoration, slate roof repair, heritage  slate roofing and a new slate roof installation in NSW.

Our quality and service are unmatched in the heritage roofing industry. We are known as a trusted, reliable with main focus on safety, quality and skilled workmanship delivering quality roofing projects Sydney, NSW.


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Architectural Roofing Services, a head contractor, undertook heritage slate roof repair and restoration installing new Welsh Penrhyn capital slates, box gutter and downpipes at prominent Sydney CBD location.

We deliver a quality project on time and within budget. All roofing works undertaken by Architectural Roofing so far have truly stood the test of the time.

The service area of work: Lead flashings, slate roof repair, leaf guard, copper downpipes, lead chimney flashings, tile roofing.

Scope of work 

Our specialist onsite slate team undertook specialist heritage slate roofing work which included replacing existing roof with new Welsh Penrhyn slate 500mm x 300mm and  grading the slates to the required thickness, installing Procter breathable roof sarking and fixing slates with copper slate nails.

The works also included installing lead valleys and installing in 1.5m sections fixed with copper ring shank nails afterwards installing slates lapping over lead to provide a quality slate roofing detail.

The heritage guttering system installed in galvanized metal quad profile  with soldered joints and hand-crafted corners and outlets, new downpipes  installed to ground level and over rear veranda roofs with new spreaders. Further, outlets all soldered offsets to match heritage roofing details.

The slate roofing installed from gutter level to ridge in lapping Welsh slates will extend  life span of the roof and provide 100 years of protection.

Additional works included installing new 30kg/m2 lead ridge on top of slate roof for heritage finish, fixed with copper nails with lead clips. Lead flashing was installed around chimneys and roof penetrations to heritage detail with lead welded at corners and junctions of chimney flashings

The slate roofing had heritage roof dormers installed with Welsh slate Penrhyn slates cut and fixed to heritage dormer sides with new 25kg/m2 lead flashing valleys directing water to gutters.

New 30kg/m2 lead was shaped and installed to heritage roofing dormer tops and hip sections of roof, lead shaped with hand tools and fabricated to fit each section of heritage roof.

On completion of works,   apply patination oil to all new lead flashings, cleaned slate roof leaving site clean.

Architectural Roofing Services, stands with pride to provide and deliver quality roofing projects all across NSW.

If you are considering slate roofing, roof repair, restoration, and new slate roof installation, of your residential, commercial, and heritage property, give us a call on 02 9550 0498.

A leading and trusted roofing  specialist in all areas of slate roofing, and new slate roof installation.