Everything You Need To Know About Roofs And Roofing

The Pros And Cons Of Metal Roofing

Are you thinking of re-roofing your roof or building a new structure that requires a roof? You will be faced with the decision of choosing which type of material you want to use. It is not a light decision – the roof is one of the most important parts of the house. It is there to protect you from the elements, keep in the heat in the winter and the cold in the summer, and can even be energy efficient depending on the type.   Read More...

High Winds And Roofing: 3 Tips To Help Deal With Repairs After Storm Damage

In North America, most homes have asphalt shingle roofing, which are vulnerable to damage in high winds. With asphalt shingles, even a summer thunder storm can cause damage to roofing, which is why you want to prepare for any emergency repairs that you may need to have done for your home. Here are a few tips that will help you prepare for some of the roof damage after storms cause damage to your home:   Read More...

6 FAQs About Thermoplastic Olefin Roofing

If your business has a flat roof, one roofing option you must consider is thermoplastic olefin roofing material or TPO. This rubberlike material is great for flat roofs, but if you aren't sure yet, check out these six frequently asked questions. What Are They Made From? In short, TPO roofs are made from ethylene propylene rubber. Basically, this means that rubber, ethylene and propylene are mixed together to create the roofing material.   Read More...

Modern Homes & Roof Replacements: 3 Improvements That Are Worth Investing in When You Have a New Roof Installed

Any home with an asphalt shingle roof is going to need a roof replacement at some point. Even more modern homes are starting to need new roofs, but in just the past decade the technologies and products have evolved leaps and bounds. Today, you have the choice of different renewable energy options, such as solar shingles or green roofing materials. Aesthetic improvements and architectural details are also a good investment. Here are some of the different improvements that will give you a return on your investment when replacing your roof.   Read More...

3 Ways To Protect Your Siding This Winter

Winter weather can be hard on the exterior of your home. If you have siding, heavy snow, rains, and other winter-related elements can be especially damaging to it. To help you protect your siding, here are a few precautions you can take. Secure Your Siding Throughout the year, the nails securing the siding can sometimes loosen. When this happens, ice, snow, and other and winds can pull the siding away from the home.   Read More...