2018

  • Still Postponing Those Roof Repairs? Why You Need To Have Them Addressed Before Next Winter

    If your roof is in need of repair, it's time to schedule the work. The last thing you want to do is wait until winter to have work done on your roof. For one thing, roofing contractors tend to get quite busy once the foul weather sets in. That's because many people wait until they're faced with a roofing emergency, which can happen once the freezing temperatures arrive. Now that the weather is nice, it's time to take care of those roofing repairs.
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  • The Benefits Of PVC Roofing

    PVC roofing is a single-layer, thermoplastic roofing material. It is typically installed on flat or low-sloped roofs, so it is commonly used on warehouses and commercial buildings. But if you have a flat residential roof, it can be installed on that as well. If you are looking to re-roof your home's flat roof, learning the benefits of PVC roofing will help you determine if it is a good fit for your roof.
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  • Roofing Tips To Help Your House Get Through The Summer

    Summer brings with it lots of opportunities to go outside and have fun, but one place that is technically outside your home that you should be paying close attention to as a homeowner is your roof. The warmer months of the year can bring some unique considerations for your roof and attic. Here are some roofing tips to help your house make it through the summer without incident. Start with an Inspection
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  • Spring Cleaning? 3 Tips On Restoring Your Asphalt Roof

    If you are planning to spring clean your home part of your chores should be the exterior of your home. One place to start is your roof. If it is old, you may be able to restore the roof. If you want to do this, follow the three tips below. You can then decide if you want to keep your roof or replace it with a new one. 1. Make Repairs
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  • Spray Foam Is Great for Flat Roofs

    If you have a flat roof and need to replace the outer material, you need to choose a smart product. Flat roofs have to handle standing water, which can be very problematic if you don't have a waterproof material. This article explains what type of product you should look for if you are shopping for a flat roof waterproofing material, and why spray foam is a great modern choice. Function over Aesthetics
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  • How The Lifespan Of A Metal Roof Can Be Extended

    Many homeowners are using metal roofing due to how resistant they are. Metal roofs can withstand fire, strong storms, and high speed winds. It is natural to take steps to extend the life of that metal material, so you can go as long as possible before roof replacement is needed one again. Here are a few tips for extending the overall life of a metal roof that any homeowner can follow.
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  • Three Types Of Common Roof Damage

    There are many different types of issues that your roof may be unfortunate enough to experience. Being aware of these issues and the steps that you should take when they arise can be important for minimizing the damage to the house and the cost of repairing it. More exactly, there are three types of damage that may be especially common for roofs.      Winter-Related Damage The winter months can be extremely wearing on your home's roof.
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  • 2 Seemingly Small Problems That Could Deteriorate Your Shingled Roof

    At first glance, you may feel that your home's roof is intact. However, sometimes small issues could be deteriorating or rotting out your roof without you realizing it. If you notice either of following small problems with your roof, it may have damage of which you might not be aware. Loose or Missing Nails After a strong wind storm, you may notice a few roofing nails laying on the ground. Or, you may see a few sticking up on the roof, indicating they have become loose.
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  • 3 Signs You Need To Have Your Shingles Replaced

    If you're like most people, you rarely pay much attention to your roof. In fact, you might not pay attention to your roof until you've got a leak in your house or you need to inspect it after a storm. Unfortunately, ignoring your roof can leave it susceptible to some serious damage. If you've got asphalt shingles, serious damage doesn't always require a complete roofing replacement. Sometimes, it can just mean that you need to have a few shingles replaced.
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