Understanding Roofing Material Options

How Homeowners Can Effectively Address Roof Leaks

Leaks are pretty common for roofs regardless of what materials are on your property. Even though they may seem like a nightmare repair scenario, they actually don't have to be headache-inducers so long as you're calculated in what you do about them.  Become a Thorough Investigator The first aspect of dealing with a roof leak is investigating where water is getting through. It's like you're a detective trying to figure out what happened around your property.   Read More...

Want To Have A Sound Roof For Decades? 4 Reasons To Hire A Residential Roofing Contractor To Inspect It Annually

A good roof is crucial to the durability and safety of your house. It keeps your home sheltered from harsh weather elements and reduces water damage. A good roof also adds to the home's curb appeal and keeps your family healthy. Living in a house whose roof isn't in good condition can be dangerous. Often, roof damage happens slowly and is hard to notice until water starts leaking into the house, or in severe cases, the roof collapses.   Read More...

Roof Installation Guide for Shake Roofing to Give Your Home a Custom Look

Wood roofing is an attractive premium material to use on homes. There are several options for shake roofing, but they all need to be installed the same way. Therefore, you want to prepare for the installation of shakes to give your home a custom look. The following roof installation guide will help you prepare for your shake roofing project: Removing the Old Shingles The old roofing on your home will need to be removed before installing shakes.   Read More...

Three Ways You Can Save Money On A New Roof Installation

There are several ways to save money on a big investment like replacing your roof, and a little time and dedication can help you find them. Exploring your payment options, seeing what individual tasks can be done yourself, and having a second layer of material installed in a pinch can save you a noticeable amount of money. Explore Financing and Assistance Because replacing your roof is so important, taking some time to plan out how to pay for it can help you save before you even have an estimate.   Read More...

Roof Repairs And Architectural Shingles: Make Sure You Routinely Inspect Your Premium Shingles For Signs Of Storm Damage And Wea

While the print on bundles of premium architectural shingles may say they will last for decades, they are still asphalt shingles and vulnerable to damage. Therefore, it is still important to do a routine inspection of your roof every year to catch some of the problems before the roof begins to leak. The following tips will help you with inspecting your premium asphalt shingles for signs of storm damage and wear:   Read More...