Answering Your Questions About Roofing

  • Why Hand-Nailing Shingles On A Roof Is The Best Option

    5 November 2018

    Do you find it a bit odd that your roofing contractor said that they are going to nail in all the new shingles by hand when installing your roof, rather than use power tools? If so, this is not as odd as it may appear to be at first glance. There are some benefits to hand nailing that make it the better choice when compared to automated nailing equipment that you should be aware of.

  • Want to Make Your Roof Pop? 3 Things to Consider

    22 October 2018

    If you are in need of a new roof and you want to make it look a little bit different, you may be wondering what on earth you should do. Depending on your budget and how much of a difference you are going for, you may choose to research only some of the things in the following list of actions you can take to make your house stand out from the other houses.

  • Tips For Designing And Installing A Water-Tight Rooftop Deck

    4 October 2018

    If you are building a custom home and have decided you want a walk-on roof deck where you and your family can watch sunsets, then keep each of these important tips in mind during the design and building process: Tip: Ensure the Rooftop Deck has an Adequate Slope for Drainage A rooftop deck must have an adequate drainage slope. This is very important because if water is allowed to puddle on the deck, then it will cause moisture damage below it in the form of dry rot and mold.

  • Common Metal Roofing Problems-DIY Vs. Professional Roofing Services

    12 September 2018

    Metal roofs are one of the most eco-friendly and durable roofing options available. However, just like any other type of roofing material, a metal roof will may occasionally need maintenance and small repairs. Many of these small repairs are somewhat easy to perform if you are comfortable climbing a ladder and onto the roof. Here are some of the most common metal roofing problems that you may be able to repair on your own, and the ones that require professional metal roofing services.

  • Tips For Avoiding Serious Roof Damage

    22 August 2018

    Caring for your roof is one of the most important types of maintenance that you will need to do. Without the appropriate work being done, the roof will be far more vulnerable to becoming severely damaged. However, homeowners often fail to appreciate the full range of tasks that a roof demands. Maintain Your Chimney If your home has a chimney, you will need to make sure that you are regularly having it cleaned.

  • Summer Roofing Hazard Basics

    3 August 2018

    Few things can be as damaging to your home's roof as summer weather. Many homeowners don't even realize how many hazards their roof is subjected to during the summer. Before you dismiss the concern, you need to understand exactly what those risks are. In addition, you also need to know what you can do to combat these things. Here's a look at some of the things you should be aware of before this summer season hits its peak.

  • Are You Designing A Mexican Restaurant?

    18 July 2018

    Are you designing a Mexican restaurant for somebody else or for yourself? Perhaps you have always dreamed of owning your own restaurant where Mexican food recipes that have been used in your family for years can be shared with the public. Whatever the reason that you are designing a Mexican restaurant, from the facade to the roof, here are some ideas that might help you to create a building that is both unique and traditional, a building that attracts customers before they even enter the restaurant.