A Roof and Energy Costs: What to Know

A Roof and Energy Costs: What to Know

For most homeowners, improving their home’s energy efficiency revolves around HVAC tune-ups and upgrades. However, other components greatly impact your home’s energy consumption apart from your heating and cooling system. And unknown to many, the roof is...
6 Signs You Desperately Need a New Roof

6 Signs You Desperately Need a New Roof

Your roof is designed to withstand elements and serve you for many years. But even the most durable roofing material will wear down at some point. The durability of a roof will depend on various factors like its material type, quality of craftsmanship, and maintenance...
4 Types of Metal Roofing to Consider for Your Roofing Project

4 Types of Metal Roofing to Consider for Your Roofing Project

Choosing to get a metal roof for a new installation or roof replacement project is often a good decision. Metal roofs are known for durability, sturdiness, beauty, energy efficiency, and high-end designs. All you need to do is choose the design, style, and type of...
Choosing Shingle Color With Existing Siding in Mind

Choosing Shingle Color With Existing Siding in Mind

Your roof’s color affects its curb appeal. For most houses, the shingle and siding colors are the major things people notice from the exterior. Thus, you should carefully choose your shingle’s color during roof replacement. Ensure the color you choose...
Roof Replacement on a Budget: 6 Tips for Saving Money

Roof Replacement on a Budget: 6 Tips for Saving Money

After years of keeping your family safe and bearing the wrath of Mother Nature, your roof will eventually wear out and need replacement. Replacing a roof is a considerable expense, with homeowners often paying between $5,500 and $11,000. Fortunately, you can lower...
5 Steps to File a Roofing Insurance Claim

5 Steps to File a Roofing Insurance Claim

Storms, high winds, and harsh winter weather can often do severe damage to your roof. You must repair any damage as quickly as possible to protect your home. This can be difficult to do when faced with unexpected expenses associated with damage. Fortunately, your...
Causes and Dangers of Failed Roof Flashing

Causes and Dangers of Failed Roof Flashing

Roof flashing refers to a thin metal sheet that roofing contractors use to seal critical areas of the roof. For example, roofers use flashing to seal the junctions between roof projections and roofing shingles. Roof flashing can suffer damage just like other parts of...
What Your Attic Says About Your Roof

What Your Attic Says About Your Roof

A visit to the attic can tell you a lot about your roof. You can learn useful information this way since the attic is the closest part of your house to the roof. If you can get to the attic safely, look around and examine the materials to assess your roof’s...