Are products manufactured in Taranaki?
Yes, the main factory for Taranaki Steelformers is located in Stratford, where all colours and profiles can be produced. From here, the products are distributed to our three other branches, who also have some manufacturing equipment.
Do you offer free measures and quotes?
Yes, Taranaki Steelformers will happily measure your roof and provide a free no obligation quotation to reroof your house. Simply call Taranaki Steelformers to arrange a roof measure. Alternatively, if you have a set of plans, Taranaki Steelformers can also provide a quote from these.
How long is my quotation valid for?
Your quotation for materials from Taranaki Steelformers is valid for 30 days from date of issue. If your quotation is past this date, simply contact Taranaki Steelformers to request an updated quotation.
Do you deliver?
Yes, Taranaki Steelformers has a fleet of trucks and utes to ensure your products can be delivered onsite and on time. Contact Taranaki Steelformers for information regarding vehicles available and maximum carry lengths.
Do you have people who can put my roof on?
Taranaki Steelformers, who manufactures and supplies roofing products, works in association with Central Roofing Company, who are RANZ approved installers. Therefore, you will be assured of a quality installation job when contracting Central Roofing Company to put on your new roof. To visit Central Roofing’s website click here.
Do you do repairs to roofs or install flashings?
No, Taranaki Steelformers only manufactures roofing materials. Central Roofing does all installation work.
Will you collect the old roofing iron?
Central Roofing Company, when contracted as the installer, will arrange for the collection of any unwanted roofing products.
How long is my new roof warranted for?
Please refer to the warranty section of this website. Click here.
What do I do if I have a problem with any of the products supplied by Taranaki Steelformers?
Contact Taranaki Steelformers immediately and inform them of your concern. The appropriate course of action can then be taken depending on your product and situation.
What do I do if I have had a new roof installed and it starts leaking?
Immediately contact the installer of the roof, as it is their responsibility to ensure the roof is watertight.
Yes, ZINCALUME® can be painted immediately, unlike GALVSTEEL®. Please refer to the paint manufacturers recommendations when painting ZINCALUME®.
Can I collect rainwater off the roof for drinking?
Yes, rainwater collected from roofs clad with products made from GALVSTEEL™ coated steel, COLORSTEEL® prepainted steel and ZINCALUME® coated steel will comply with the provisions of NZBC G12.3.1, provided the water is not contaminated from other sources. Zinc levels in tank water are well below the recommended maximum for drinking water. The first 25mm of rainfall from a newly installed roof must be discarded before drinking water collection starts.
Can I come in and buy standard flashings or is everything made to order?
All flashings are made to order because generally our customers want customised flashings at a certain length.
What’s the minimum pitch I can have my roof?
3 degrees is the minimum pitch. Alternative roofing products are required where the roof pitch is less than 3 degrees. Contact Central Roofing to discuss alternative products suitable to your situation.
What’s the best profile for a low pitched roof?
It is best to consult a representative from Taranaki Steelformers if you want to reroof or build a new home with a low pitched roof. Each profile has different attributes and there are other considerations in addition to the pitch of the roof which need to be reviewed when selecting the most suitable profile.
Can you provide me with a quote for PVC spouting?
Taranaki Steelformers can provide you with a range of options for your spouting requirements. A representative can offer you sound advice on the most suitable product for your situation.
Can I get a COLORSTEEL Endura® colour, such as Ironsand, in the COLORSTEEL Maxx® range?
All of the standard COLORSTEEL colours are available in both COLORSTEEL Endura® and COLORSTEEL Maxx®.
Can I get an Aluminium Roof?
Yes, there are several options for Aluminium roofing products. Plain Aluminium is available through Taranaki Steelformers and Pacific Coil Coaters supplies Taranaki Steelformers with coloured Aluminium coils for roll-forming when required.
Can I get a Copper Roof?
Yes, Taranaki Steelformers have successfully manufactured and arranged for Central Roofing Company to install Copper roofing products. Please consult a representative from Taranaki Steelformers if you are considering Copper as a roofing product.
Do you do Stainless Steel roofing products or flashings?
No, the rollforming and folding machines at Taranaki Steelformers are not specified for Stainless Steel work.
Do you do tiles?
Central Roofing Company is Taranaki’s authorised agent for Gerard Tiles. Please contact Central Roofing Company if you are interested in a Gerard Tile roof.
Can I get baby corrugate in colour?
Yes, baby corrugate is available in both zincalume and the COLORSTEEL™ ENDURA® range. Please consult a representative from Taranaki Steelformers for more information on baby corrugate.
Do I have to wash my roof?
Rain washing is generally all that is required to ensure your roof meets the conditions of warranty. Please refer to the maintenance section of this website (click here), your warranty terms, or consult a representative from Taranaki Steelformers for more information on your specific product and situation.
Can I get lead edge?
No, all lead roofing products have been removed from the market.