Roof Design – For Today’s Lifestyle Trends

Trends in lifestyle and buildings have changed over the years, and this is what has happened in Australia as well as overseas. The lifestyle trend these days is to take the inside out by creating alfresco rooms that are just as comfortable and convenient as indoors. Colorbond roofing is the ideal solution for outdoor themes because it is lightweight yet strong enough that it can span a large area with minimal support. This reduces the cost while enabling the view to remain uncluttered.


These days we see outdoor kitchens, comfy outdoor seating, fire pits or other kinds of heating, lighting and in some cases, even Wi-Fi connectivity outside. Over all this, there needs to be some protection from that sudden flurry of rain so we don’t have to run inside. Very often, the outdoor area is next to the house for convenience, and so the roof can continue from home over the alfresco area. This can be done very easily if the roof is strong and lightweight.


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