How do I prepare my home when my roof is getting replaced?


Rusty RoofWhen you are about to get a new roof installed it is a good idea to get yourself prepared first. Here are some things to think about:

Ways to Make Sure Your Prepared

  • Protecting delicate items
  • Mow your lawn
  • Relocate Vehicles
  • Satellites
  • Safety Reasons
  • Notifications

Protecting Delicate Items

There will be hammers banging on your rooftop\s that could shake the inside of the walls, so protecting display items or fixtures on your walls would be the safest option until works has been completed just in case.

Mow Your Lawn and Trim Branches

Protection to your plants and grass in the close surroundings will be taken into account, although it is a good preparation to trim any overhanging branches or do some much needed gardening along with mow to the lawn as the cleanup will be much faster afterwards.

SatellitesHome antenna

All antennas and satellites will need be removed and can be done by the roofing contractor.

Safety Reasons

There can be some unexpected obstacles during the construction, electrical cords and equipment that all persons should be aware of and respect any of the safety instructions set out by the roofing company whilst the work is in place. Keeping children and animals away for the area will ensure safety for everyone.


Keeping neighbours informed that works is always best and giving them time to prepare if someone is a shift worker or is susceptible to any noise level issues.

When You Want to Prepare for Your New Roof

Investment of a new roof is a wonderful way to brighten the life of your home if you would like to know more about how to prepare your home for your new roof contact ROOFWEST Roof Restorations on 9795 9990.

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