Clean Ridge Caps & Flexi Point

Cement Tile Roof Restoration

Another choice that makes the roof water tight & addresses areas that need fixed like valleys & rebedding. The roof finished is a uniformed look as all the ridge caps are flexi pointed.

SAFETY

StuSafety

Roofers Safety Pole installed on tiled roof
Installation of permanent Anchor Points
Guardrail installed on iron roof
Working Platforms installed for limited access sites
Knuckle Boom used on steep pitched roofs
Safety Pole, ladder guard, harness

  • Site assessed
  • Safety anchor points installed
  • Ladder locks installed
  • SWMS filled in
  • Roofers Safety Pole Installed
  • Trained Tradespersons

PREPARATION

StuPreparation

Stripped ridge caps ready for new bedding
Replaced valley irons set in place
Corner Hip Tray installed
Grinding back to expose edge of cap to remove old pointing & to straighten edge
Drill weep holes in cement tile roofs
Replacement of broken tiles

Each roof has different areas that need attention from broken tiles, rusted valley irons through to bedding problems. At time of quoting these are identified and best trade practices are put into place.

Common areas repaired:

  • Replacement of broken tiles
  • Cleaning out behind chimneys
  • Cleaning out around skylights
  • Ridge cap preparation
  • Rebedding to ridge caps
  • Hip trays fitted in corners
  • Gables cut back in ready for repointing
  • Brackets, flashings & flue seals checked
  • Weep holes drilled as needed.
  • Ridge caps cleaned to expose edge of caps & old bedding
  • Weep holes cleaned out or re-drilled as required

FLEXI POINT

StuPointing

Cleaned ridge caps & flexi pointed
Drilled weep holes cleared once flexi pointed
Flexi point applied by trowel
Flexible pointing applied last for new roof look
Weep holed & flexible pointed last

  • Flexi Pointing is applied by a trowel 3-5mm thick along the sides of the ridge caps & gable tiles to provide waterproof tile joins.
  • Flexible pre-mixed compound that can withstand harsh winds.
  • Specially formatted to flex with natural roof movement
  • Seals & holds ridge capping into place.
  • Finished to a smooth even layer.

Before, cracked pointed

Before, cracked pointed

Ridge caps cleaned

Ridge caps cleaned

Drill weep holes

Drill weep holes

Flexi Pointing applied

Flexi Pointing applied

Weep holes cleared

Weep holes cleared

Finished ridge caps

Finished ridge caps

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