Know What You Want To See Of Your Roof

It's important that you don't take your roof for granted and forget to pay it some attention once in awhile. The best way to postpone the need for repairs and even for full replacement is to notice when things start to go awry in certain areas. If you don't have very much knowledge about roofs, then you want to at least make sure you gain a limited amount of it, so you can spot issues as they start to show up. Read More 

When Your Ceiling Leaks: It’s Time To Call A Professional To Find Out Where The Water Is Coming From

When you have a leak in your ceiling, it's important to determine where the leak is coming from. Sometimes the leak can be from a pipe within your home, while other times the flashing on your chimney may have come loose. You may also be having problems with the asphalt shingles on your roof, so it is necessary to have a professional come and inspect your home to identify the source of the water. Read More 

Things That Affect How Long It Takes To Put On Your New Roof

If your roof is leaking, you're probably anxious to get it replaced as soon as possible. If a big storm is on the way, you may wonder if the roofer can get the work done in time. Each job is different, so it's difficult to estimate how long it will take to put on a new roof, since several factors affect how the work progresses. If all goes well, the roofer may be able to get finished in a day or two, but sometimes it takes much longer. Read More 

Why Are Your Shingles Curling Prematurely, and What Should You Do About It?

When an asphalt-shingle roof is 20 or 30 years old and the shingles start curling up at the edges, this is par for the course. The shingles are probably nearing the end of their serviceable life and need to be replaced. But when your roof is rather new and the shingles start curling, that's a whole other story. Curling shingles won't adequately do their job of keeping moisture and cold out of your home. Read More 

How To Prevent Heat Gain With Roof Improvements In Warmer Climates

If you live in an area that has many months of extreme temperatures, then you may want to consider solutions to reduce heat gain. Today, there are many options that will help keep your home cool, such as better ventilation, air gaps between any roofing materials, or a cool roofing system with lighter colors. Here are some of the improvements that can be done to reduce heat gain in your home: Read More