These three tips are a must for whipping your roof into summer shape. The summer months can wreak havoc on your roof. Higher temperatures, bright sunshine and pop up storms can cause damage and homeowner headache. These 3 tips will help you make sure your roof is ready for the summer. Tip #1: Make sure… Continue reading Summer Roofing Tips
Your roof patiently sits in all degrees of weather and continues to keep your home and family safe from the elements. In time, the great outdoors takes a toll on the roofing materials and you find yourself in need of costly repairs. In order to keep yourself “in the know” and prepared for any roofing… Continue reading 5 Signs You Need a New Roof
When it’s time for a new roof, getting an estimate is the first place to start. By gathering this information you will know what materials you are going to have installed, which company will provide the best warranties and customer service, and help you make this decision in a breeze. Like many home projects, getting… Continue reading What You Should Know About Roofing Estimates
You’ve done your due-diligence, researched local companies and received estimates. The contract is signed, so now what? For most of us getting a roof replacement is a once or twice in a lifetime event. If you haven’t had this experience before you probably have a lot of questions about what to expect. Here are a… Continue reading What to Expect During Your Roof Replacement
Picking out a new roof can be a daunting task simply because there are so many factors to consider. One of the most important aspects of picking out your new roofing product is the color. With colors ranging from blues and greens, to browns and reds, from blacks and grays to beige and gold, you… Continue reading 4 Things to Consider When Picking a New Roof Color
The question to repair or replace your roof is not always an easy one to answer. There are many factors that go into your final decision and knowing exactly what you’re working with is important. The first step is to speak with a qualified roofer to make sure you can answer two important questions: What… Continue reading Should You Repair or Replace Your Roof?
Maintenance of the Roofing System Every year all drain pipes, gutters, valleys and downspouts should be checked and cleaned out. Areas where leaves accumulate should be of special concern because decomposing material can degrade your shingles over time. Buildups cause drainage problems which lead to mold and leaks. Also, all visible pieces of metal flashing… Continue reading Care & Maintenance of Shingle Roofs