Answering Your Questions About Roofing

  • Three Color Considerations For Selecting Roof Vents

    11 July 2019

    When you're having your roof replaced, this project will often include the replacement of your roof vents, too. If your roofing professional has indicated that he or she will be replacing the vents, the first question that you'll be asked is what color of vents you want. There's a good chance that you haven't previously spent much time thinking about the color of your roof vents, but now is the perfect opportunity to have some input on this part of the job.

  • The Benefits Of Thermoset Membrane Roofing For Homeowners

    18 May 2019

    Thermoset membrane roofing, also known as both EPDM and TPO roofing, is made from a variety of rubber materials, like EDPM, CSPE, and neoprene. This material is most commonly used on commercial roofs, however, it can be used on residential homes as well. If you are looking to have a new roof installed, you may be looking to find a material that is ideal for your home. Learning the benefits different materials have to offer can help you decide on a roofing material.

  • The Pros And Cons Of Replacing Your Roof During Different Seasons

    23 April 2019

    When your roof is showing signs that it is nearing the end of its lifespan, you may begin to think about a roof replacement. As you begin to think about this, you may find yourself wondering whether a certain time of year is better to replace your roof than another time of year. Each season has its own unique pros and cons for roof replacement. Learning these pros and cons can help you determine when the best time of year is to replace your roof.

  • Reasons To Have The Roof Inspected Of Any Business You're Buying

    13 March 2019

    Are you thinking of buying a business in your area? If so, you should have the roof inspected prior to signing off on the deal. A commercial roof is usually expansive and has many vents and other openings that require care and proper maintenance, and if a roof has not been professionally maintained or installed, you can run into issues down the line with the building you buy. To avoid potentially costly repairs or renovations, have the roof inspected on any building you are thinking of buying for the following reasons.

  • Environmentally Friendly Roofs: What You Should Know

    16 January 2019

    If you are the type of person who drives an eco-friendly car, uses your own grocery bags, and tries to live a fairly organic lifestyle then you may be interested in all things that are environmentally friendly. If, in addition to being green-friendly, you are in the market for a new roof, then this article is just the thing for you. Why? Because there are environmentally friendly roofing options for you to consider talking to your commercial roofing company about.

  • Commercial Roofing Tips For Your New Business

    12 December 2018

    Opening a business is a lot of work and you likely will have your hands full taking care of customers and inventory. But if you are owning up said business within your own commercial space, you also need to make sure you are performing maintenance as needed. One key area that can sometimes be easy to overlook on a commercial building is your roof. This is because you are likely spend all your time inside the building and don't actually have a chance to see the roof too often.

  • 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.