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The next time you walk outside, take a moment to gaze up at your roof. What do you see? Do you see even shingles that are all laying flat? Or do you see shingles that are starting to curl and that are covered in moss? You can tell a lot about the condition of your roof just by looking at it. If you are at all concerned about the state of your roof, then your first call should be to a roofing contractor. They can evaluate the situation and recommend repairs or replacement as needed. Learn more about roofing and roofing contractors here on this website.


Up on the Rooftop

  • Why Choose Fiberglass Asphalt Shingles Over Organic Shingles?

    20 April 2023

    If you've decided to install an asphalt shingle roof, then you have to choose whether to use fiberglass or organic products. Both of these shingles share some manufacturing characteristics. For instance, they have an asphalt coating on top of a base layer. However, their base layers are different. Fiberglass shingles have a glass fiber base while organic shingles use wood pulp or waste paper. In many cases, fiberglass shingles are a better choice.

  • Understanding, Preventing, And Repairing Bird Damage On A Residential Roof

    11 April 2023

    Although birdsong is a pleasant part of any neighborhood, bird damage on your roof isn't pleasant. Spotting, repairing, and preventing damage is imperative.  Dropping Damage  Bird droppings aren't just unattractive on the roof, the droppings are highly acidic so they can slowly eat through shingles and other roofing materials. A few droppings from birds passing by aren't a concern, as residential asphalt shingles are quite durable. Problems occur when birds nest on the roof or if larger flocks choose your roof for their daily perch.

  • Investing In Quality: The Many Positives Of Choosing A Residential Roof Replacement

    6 April 2023

    Your house is one of the largest investments you will ever make in your lifetime, and it's essential to protect that investment with a high-quality roof. Over time, the elements can and will take a toll on your roof, leading to leaks, damage, and wear and tear that cannot be patched over any longer. When this happens, it's important to consider a residential roof replacement and not put it off for too long.

  • Foam Roofing System Installation — How Pros Can Help Commercial Property Owners

    2 April 2023

    If you want to waterproof your commercial property's roof and make it more energy efficient, then one thing you can do is have a foam system sprayed onto it. This installation can be performed by professionals who can do some important things.  Avoid Wasting Foam Products  When you decide to put a foam system on your roof for added protection and insulation, you don't want to waste any of this foam product.

  • Things To Consider When Choosing A Shingle Roofing System For Your Home

    24 March 2023

    If you are in the market for roof shingles for your new home construction or residential roof replacement, asphalt shingles are not your only option. Other types of roof shingles, including wood, metal, slate, rubber, and solar shingles, are available. Each has unique properties, advantages, and disadvantages that can affect its suitability for your roofing project. Make these crucial considerations to find a shingle roofing product that matches your specific roofing needs and requirements.