If you have ever walked across a blacktop parking lot on a hot summer day, it feels like the temperature just shot up another 20° or more. The surface material has a lot to do with it. When you move off the blacktop and onto some grass, you can feel the difference. The same thing… read more
Summertime is here, and with summer comes heavy rains, scorching sun, and summer storms with high winds and hail that can potentially damage your roof. As the heat rises, there are some things you can do to prepare your roof. Below, we’ll look at the top 7 summer roof maintenance tips. Tips for Summer Roof… read more
Summer is almost here, and the heat comes with it. Many people will go to great lengths to keep themselves cool, but they don’t think about keeping their roofs cool. While you might not have thought about it before, it’s important to note that your home will be cooler when your roof is cool. After… read more
When it comes to the roof, many people take on the attitude of “out of sight, out of mind,” and the only time they pay attention is when something major happens, such as a home inspection finding issues or a storm causing roof damage. However, even when there’s no crisis, your roof deserves attention. After… read more
Installing a skylight in your home can offer a variety of benefits and even increases the resale value of your home. One of the major advantages is that it brightens up your room. On the other hand, one of the potential disadvantages is that it makes the room warmer, which in the winter can be… read more
Your roof is a major investment, and it protects your home and family from the elements and ensures that you have a comfortable place to live. However, just like everything else in your home, it needs to be properly maintained to ensure peak performance. This article will explore 3 roofing chores that you didn’t know… read more
While it’s true that the primary function of all roofs is the same: to provide shelter and protection, not all roofs are created equal. There are several differences between commercial and residential roofing that make each one unique, including: Design Materials Maintenance Cost/Installation The primary difference between commercial versus residential roofing is the slope, scale,… read more
While it’s true that winter is hardest on your roof, especially if you live in a northern climate that experiences extreme winter weather, such as Connecticut, New York, or New Jersey, summer also has a few threats. The most obvious summer roof threat is summer storms. Though they are typically short, they can be dangerous…. read more
Your roof is the first line of defense for your home against the elements. If you place blind faith in your roof and neglect it, you may end up with major problems when you see that first leak. This could mean structural issues, mold, insulation damage, etc. However, if you take the time to schedule… read more
Spring is finally coming after a long, cold, and maybe not so fun winter. Many homeowners turn to chores such as landscaping, refinishing the deck, cleaning out the garage, and more. What is not usually on that list is roofing maintenance, and the truth is, your roof needs some TLC as well. You need a… 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!