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  • What To Expect When A Roofing Service Replaces Your Roof

    Homeowners usually don't look forward to replacing their roofs. The process is complicated, expensive, and can take a while. However, when your roof wears out, you'll have no choice but to install a new one. A new roof installation can also be an opportunity to install a roof that looks great and will be much more durable.  Talking to a Roofing Service Representative  Before installing your new roof, you'll speak with the contractor to discuss the roofing materials you can choose. [Read More]

  • 4 Important Questions To Ask Metal Roof Installation Contractors Before Installing A Commercial Roof

    Whether you're replacing an old roof or building a new structure, the installation of a metal commercial roof is an important decision. It's an investment that helps protect your business and its assets, so every step of the process needs to be taken seriously. Before signing any contracts, ensure you ask the right questions to your metal roof installation contractor. Doing so will ensure the job is done correctly and your business is well-protected. [Read More]

  • Frequently Asked Questions About Foam Roofing System Installation

    Foam roofing systems can be used as a stand-alone roof or can be applied on top of other roofing materials to help extend the life of an existing roof. If you are considering having a foam roofing system installed, you may have many questions. Read on to see some of the frequently asked questions about foam roofing system installation and the answers to these questions.  What Types of Surfaces Can Foam Roofing Be Applied On? [Read More]

  • Common Threats To Your Commercial Roofing

    Commercial roofing problems can cause significant damage to a building if not addressed in time. Whether it is poor installation practices or a lack of maintenance, these problems can result in costly repairs and disruptions for the business. Poor Installation Practices When it comes to commercial roofing, poor installation practices are a leading cause of problems. Some common mistakes during installation include failing to prepare the surface properly. This can lead to imperfections that may allow pests to enter the roof, where they can cause damage. [Read More]

  • Interventions To Help Extend The Life Of Your Roof

    Roof maintenance is important because it helps keep your roof in the best possible condition and extend the life of your roof. While there are some things homeowners can do themselves to help keep their roofs in good condition, it may be safer to rely on the professional services of a roofing system maintenance professional. Here are some things that will help keep your roof in tip-top shape. Cleaning Gutters And Asphalt Shingles [Read More]

  • Where And When Do Green/Living Roofs Work Well?

    Green roofs are becoming more common as homeowners seek more eco-friendly alternatives to typical roofing materials. These roofs, which are also called living roofs, consist of large, flat panels of soil with plants rooted in them. Green roofs release oxygen into the atmosphere. They also help absorb pollutants, and they are known for their insulating capabilities. However, green roofs are not the best option for every single home. Here are some key situations in which they work well. [Read More]

  • Tile Roofs Deserve More Attention In Snowy Areas

    Tile roofs are pretty common in coastal and waterfront areas. They do a great job of protecting these homes from the high winds, fierce storms, and salty air. You don't typically see as many tile roofs in snowy areas. But that should change! Tile roofs have a number of benefits for homes in snowy, cold climates. Take a look: Tile roofs aren't easily damaged by ice. In many cases, ice is more of a threat to roofs than snow. [Read More]

  • Architectural Panels - Benefits Of Using Them For Siding

    If you're about ready to add new siding to your property, there are a lot of great options. One of the more unique ones is architectural paneling. You might add this material to your home if the following benefits sound worthwhile.  Very Durable Most architectural panels — when used as siding — are very durable because they're made up of metals. Some of the more popular options include steel, titanium, aluminum, and copper. [Read More]

  • Returning Home After A Hurricane: Check The Roof

    Returning home after a hurricane is always a little bittersweet. You're happy to see that your home is still standing, but you know there could be hidden damage still to discover. As you begin assessing your home, it's important to focus on the roof. Roof damage is really common in hurricanes, and even minor roof damage can lead to extensive leaks that cause more serious water damage. So, what roofing problems should you look for post-storm? [Read More]

  • Understanding The Different Types Of Solar Shingles

    The term solar roofing is used as a "catch-all" term. When in fact, it can refer to two distinctly different styles of roofing shingles for your home. There are two primary designs of solar shingles: photovoltaic and reflective. They both have the potential to save you money on your energy, but they accomplish these potential savings in very different ways: Solar Photovoltaic Shingles Photovoltaic shingles are an innovative solar energy technology that is designed to replace traditional asphalt shingles on the roofs of homes. [Read More]