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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

  • A Look At The Different Types Of Roof Shapes On Residential Structures

    22 April 2020

    Getting to know your roof as a homeowner can do you a lot of good. There are numerous types of roof styles out there, and each has its own desirable attributes. Here is a look at a few of the different types of roof shapes on residential structures.  Mansard Roof  The mansard roof is a unique roof style that many people relate to the same shape as an old-fashioned barn. This roof has three primary peaks; one that runs along the center of the roof and two other slightly shorter peaks that run parallel to that center peak.

  • 3 Effective Ways To Greatly Reduce The Cost Of A New Roof Installation

    21 April 2020

    Although installing a new roof can be an excellent way to invest in your home, it's no secret that it can be an expensive project. There are some effective ways that you can slash the cost of your new roof installation, though, so that your family can enjoy the benefits of a new roof without having to spend a ton of money. These are some of the ways that you can reduce the cost of the project; a good roofing professional should be able to talk to you about your budget and help you come up with ideas for installing a roof without breaking the bank, too.

  • Five Reasons Why Asphalt Shingles Still Make Sense For Your Roof

    20 April 2020

    Many American roofs have asphalt shingles as their roofing material. Although many, newer types of roof materials, such as metal and composite tiles, can be very attractive, there is still a strong case to be made for choosing asphalt shingles for your new roof. This tried and true material is affordable and versatile. However, these are just two of the many reasons to consider asphalt shingles when you go shopping for your next roof.

  • 4 Questions You're Likely To Have About Vinyl Siding

    17 April 2020

    Have you decided to add vinyl siding to your home to radically change up its look? If so, you'll likely have these questions about the material and the installation. Will Vinyl Siding Fade Over The Years?  One of the great things about vinyl siding is that it is going to look consistent for many years to come. While the material is not impervious to fading, it may not even be noticeable to you when it does happen.

  • A Metal Roof Is An Ideal Match For A Small Barn Or Large Shed In Your Backyard

    15 April 2020

    If you're building a small barn so you have a place to store your yard equipment, build a workshop, or park an RV, you may want to have a metal roof put on it. Metal is a common roofing material for barns, so if your building will have a traditional barn shape and color, a metal roof would be the perfect match. Here's why metal is a good choice for a small barn or large shed.