2016

Dealing With Water And Pests Throughout Your Roof And Attic? What To Do

If pests have burrowed holes in your fireplace and wood casing around the roof, and your asphalt shingles are blistering and warping, resulting in water damage and pest infestations, you want to act fast. Call a roofing contractor right away to assess the damage, and to see if you have damages under the roof and throughout the structure. You'll want to make some adjustments and changes, to prevent future problems in your roofing system and home. Read More 

Roof Need Repairs? 4 Tips For Ladder Safety

If this is going to be your first time climbing up on your roof to inspect your roof, you may not be familiar with the proper way to use your ladder. Not following proper procedures when climbing up on your roof can lead to serious injuries. Before you climb the ladder, here are four safety tips you'll want to follow. Keep it Stable Before you set your ladder up, you want to make sure it's going to be on stable ground. Read More 

2 Things To Consider When Choosing Materials For A Backsplit Split-Level Home’s Roofs

A split-level home gets the name from the two different house segments that differ in the number of stories. In a backsplit split-level home, the taller, two-story segment with the hipped roof is in front of the one-storied segment with the gabled roof. This setup means that the lower segment is typically not visible from the street. There are a few special considerations to keep in mind when choosing roofing materials for your backsplit split-level home. Read More 

Why Are Metal Roofs Such A Great Choice For The Environment?

When choosing a roofing type, many people focus on how the roof they choose will affect their own lives. They consider factors like how the roof coordinates with their home's style, how long the roof will last, and the cost. But a roofing choice does not just affect you and your family. It also affects the environment. If you'd like your roofing choice to have the least environmental impact possible, metal roofing is a great option. Read More 

Why Get Concrete Tile Roofing?

Roofing materials can vary dramatically in price, appearance, and performance. This can make picking out a roof for your home a very important decision, since you will probably be stuck with your decision for decades. Even if you decide to move, your choice of material will play a massive role in determining how much you can sell your home for. To help you make a more informed decision, here are some of the key facts when it comes to concrete tiles, a fairly popular roofing option in many areas. Read More