Do I Need A New Roof

old roof in need of replacement, old shingle roof, do i need a new roof

Sometimes a roof can naturally reach the end of its useful life without experiencing a roof failure. It just looks old and worn, and you are doing preventive maintenance on your home. If replacing an old roof is delayed, however, it could result in bigger problems down the road. So, watch for the warning signs […]

The Importance Of Proper Roof Ventilation

Proper Roof Ventilation Installation and what to look for if you have roof ventilation issues.

When thinking about your roof, ventilation is probably something you don’t think much about.  But the truth is that a poorly ventilated roofing system can do tremendous damage and limit the life of your roofing system and do damage to your property.  Here are some reasons to property ventilate your roofing system. Mold & Mildew […]

Average Life Of A Roof

Residential Shingle Roof, how long does a roof last?

Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr Roofing systems are designed to be long-lasting, most systems have a life span of 20 to 30 years.  There will be times that a roof will need to replaced earlier due to weathering and damage.  Some forms of damage are negligible, this will still affect the […]

Getting a New Roof – What To Expect?

installing a new roof

Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr Installation of a new roofing system can be a huge investment that needs to be thought through.  Installing a roof can take up to a week for installation and will usually cost in the 4 to 5 figure range. With that said, it’s recommended that the […]

Everything You Need To Know About Roofing

man with nail guy installing shingles on a new roof.

Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr If you are new to this industry, you’ll find everything you need to know about roofing right here. Roofs are made of a complex set of materials that work hand-in-hand to maximize your home’s lifespan while also giving your home the aesthetic appeal that most have […]

Metal Roofs, What Are The Different Types?

showing a standing seam metal roofing system.

People are phasing out their asphalt shingles to metal roofing and for good reasons. Metal is one of the most durable and long-lasting materials that you can easily get from the local builder’s depot.  However, there is more than what meets the eye when choosing a metal system for a home or property.  Knowing the […]

Are Architectural Shingles Worth Extra Cost

showing the details, shape and color of architectural shingles

Asphalt shingles are some of the most common and well-known shingles on the market.  Because asphalt shingles are being used in 66% of residential U.S. homes, it’s one of the staples of your conventional gabled roof. Asphalt shingles do have a limited lifespan compared to some of the more expensive roofing materials on the market.  […]

Roofing Replacement: Roof Overlay VS Tear-Off 

rotted shingles needing another layer of shingles or a tear off and replacement

Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr A roof serves as the first form of defense against the elements as it’s designed to withstand heavy rain, high winds, and heavy snow that might chip away at the lifespan of a home.  But just like every other structure in a home, roofs do have […]

How Many Layers Of Shingles Are Allowed On A Roof? 

how many layers of shingles are allowed on a roof

Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr There are some instances that homeowners do not have the time and resources on tearing down a roof and using a different set of materials. They will place another layer of shingles on top of the older layer of roofing materials.  Although this might save money […]

Roofing A Valley With Asphalt Shingles

roof valley that has ashphalt shingles installed

Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr Asphalt shingles, just like any roofing materials out there, are still vulnerable to the elements of nature and can still deteriorate if not taken care of properly.  One of the best ways of preserving the quality and the longevity of asphalt shingles is by installing a […]