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.
29 June 2022
When it's time for a residential roof replacement, you want to be sure the job goes well. The best way to do that is to plan ahead and take some simple steps to protect your property and make the process as smooth as possible. Here are five ways to ensure that you have a successful residential roof replacement. 1. Choose a Reputable Contractor A reputable contractor will be up-front with you about the costs and the timeline for the project.
24 June 2022
Your roofing system comprises various parts, including the decking, which reinforces the roof itself and at the same time serves as the base for the roofing material. Beneath it is the attic that must be well ventilated to protect you from the summer heat. You also have an underlay membrane that shields the roofing material from the resin in the wood decking. All these parts and others work together to protect you and your belongings from weather elements.
25 April 2022
Any roof will eventually begin to leak, including flat roofs. However, a flat roof can come with it's own unique problems. With a sloped roof, the moisture naturally travels down the slope of the roof through the power of gravity. However, with a flat roof, you will need your roof to have a slight pitch so that it doesn't develop an issue with standing water. The Problem with Standing Water
7 January 2022
Foam roofing consists of an elastomeric coating and polyurethane foam. This roof system has become quite popular in recent years because they are affordable, durable, and easy to maintain and repair. In addition, the elastomeric layer is water-resistant, protecting your home from rain, water, moisture, and the sun. A foam roof may be perfect for your home if your home has a flat roof or cannot support the weight of tiles.
3 December 2021
The roof bears much of the brunt of nature's forces in its protective role. As such, roofing problems will occur from time to time in different roofing components. But apart from nature's forces, roofing problems are also often manmade. It includes poor workmanship by DIYers, whether a new installation or renovation. However, roof damage can also come from the carelessness of people working around the roof, for example, HVAC technicians. So what are some of the most common roofing issues that require a roofing contractor?