Gutter replacement is a job normally performed by professional roofing contractors. However, a homeowner with the right tools and a decent amount of DIY skill can more than likely handle the job. The key to successful gutter installation is to not take anything (or any step) for granted. The following is a step-by-step process on… read more
Month: January 2018
The roof is one of the most vulnerable parts of your home due to its continual exposure to mother nature. During the winter, ice dams can be especially troublesome to your roofing structure. Ice dams can damage the roof, gutters and foundation, and they present risks to people walking alongside your house. To say that… read more
Winter roof repair seems counterintuitive to the human instinct for survival. After all, why risk life and limb going up on a snow and ice covered roof when spring will eventually arrive? The reality is that roofing problems don’t take a break between October and March. As such, roofing in cold weather is a necessary… read more
Winter weather is rarely a friend to either residential homes or commercial buildings. Roofs are especially vulnerable to weather conditions like snow, ice, and high winds. As such, winter roofing is tricky business. Both installation and maintenance of roofs during the winter months has to take into account a variety of natural elements along with… read more
Snow may look pretty and delicate while it’s falling, but it can be just as destructive as high winds or flood waters. Allowing snow to accumulate on your roof endangers both your property and your family. The smart homeowner takes the necessary steps to keep his roof clean throughout the winter months. Why Clearing Snow… read more
Your roof deserves the attention
Homeowners don’t always appreciate the job a roof does until there is a problem and by then it is often too late. If you haven’t had someone look at your roof within the past two years, it is time!