One of the more durable sorts of roof you can have for your house is a tiled roof. Difficulties can be had with them, however, so awareness of a few roofing techniques with respect to tiles can be handy. Some of these techniques include the following.
Firstly, it is essential to clean any debris that has gathered on the roof. If this debris gathers between the tile slots, rain water can be trapped underneath. Should any leaks subsequently occur in your house, it will be very difficult to find where these leaks originate.
To carry out the cleaning, the best way is via pressure washing. This will effectively wash away any debris that has gathered between the tile slots. In this way, anything that can hold rain water on the roof will be gone and the rain water can simply pour off the roof.
Second, you must fix broken tiles. Tiles can become broken through exposure to extremely bad weather. This can be anything in the nature of gale force winds and hail showers. Of course, there is very little you can do about this.
A more irritating cause of broken tiles (and one you can do something about) can be a cheap installer. They may have laid inexpensive (and therefore low quality) tiles on your roof in the first place. Consequently, it is only a matter of time before low quality tiles break. The only real solution here is to ensure that high quality tiles and proper nails are used when the roof is initially laid. While repairs can be done subsequently, it involves a lot of hassle.
Such, then, are a few of the roofing methods used for a tiled roof. Whether you do the work yourself or hire a professional roofer, you will not go wrong being aware of the above. If you do require advice, you would be wise to consult a professional roofer.