Is it time for a new roof and you're thinking about a change of style? Fortunately, when it comes to asphalt shingles, you have many choices when it comes to the color. When choosing a color for your roof, there are a few things you should keep in mind. Asphalt shingles can last for decades, so you want to make sure you choose a color wisely. The following information can ensure you make a choice that you can live with and appreciate for many years to come.
30 August 2018
A roof is an investment, since it is the main barrier between your home and weather damage. Taking care of your roof can help extend its life while also protecting your home's interior. The following are a few tasks you should do that will help prevent damage to your roofing. Keep your gutters clean Gutters may seem like a minor thing that would have little impact on a roof, but the opposite is true.
30 July 2018
Tin roofs were common on colonial-era homes, and quite a few homes built in this time period still retain their original roof. Unfortunately, lack of maintenance has caused severe rust damage to many of these beautiful roofs. If you or a family member own a home with an old tin roof, it's worth restoring it instead of replacing it. You'll preserve the historical appeal of your home while protecting the interior of the home from leaks.
11 July 2018
Roof cleaning is definitely a service that is easy for most people to forget about. Many people don't really look closely at the roof, and never even notice problems unless they are severe. That is, many people never do anything to their roof unless their is damage that is visible from the ground, if their is moss growing on the shingles, or if the roof is actually leaking. But, if you are smart, you can have your roof cleaned by professionals and make sure that the colors look clean and new.
27 June 2018
If you are ready to upgrade your roof, you need to think more than just what material and style you want. That is, once you decide what material you are going to use on your roof, you need to decide how you are going to insulate it. The insulation on your roof is vital because it has such an impact on the overall energy efficiency of your home. Much of the heat transfer, during both the winter and summer, happens on the roof.
4 June 2018
Moss tends to grow in places that you really don't want it to thrive. This beautiful ground cover can cause problems when it roots on your roofing and begins to spread across the surface. Here, you'll find information about moss growth on your roofing and how to remove it without damaging your roof. A Little About Moss Knowing a little about what you're battling can help you defeat the culprit. Moss thrives in shaded, damp areas.
17 May 2018
A damaged roof doesn't always have to be replaced; there are various forms of roof repairs that can save damaged roofs. However, there are also situations where the damage is so critical and extensive that nothing but a replacement can help. Here are a few examples of such situations. Most of the Shingles Are Damaged This is one of the most obvious reasons for replacing a roof; after all, it's the shingles that make the roof, and if most of them are damaged, it makes sense that a replacement is in order.
3 May 2018
Roofs are one of the most important parts of a home, but they will eventually reach the end of their lifespan and need to be replaced. Replacing your roof is not a small financial investment, so it is important to be informed and prepared. Understanding the process of having your roof replaced can go a long way. If you're planning on having a roof replacement in the near future, consider the following things:
18 April 2018
If you are getting ready to replace the siding on your home, and you are thinking about putting vinyl siding on our home, you want to make sure that you understand as much as possible about the material you will be putting on your home. 1. Vinyl Siding Is Made of Polyvinyl Chloride Vinyl siding is made out of polyvinyl chloride, which is more commonly known as PVC. Modern vinyl siding has two different layers.
25 March 2018
If you need to make structural repairs to the roof deck, it may also be a smart time to invest in a new roofing material. That is, if you are, you have to have a professional roofing contractor come to your house and remove parts of your roof to access and repair the deck, it might be the opportune time to install a brand new material that will modernize your roof.
25 March 2018