How to Choose the Right Roofing Contractor

We recently discussed how to go about finding a roofing contractor. All potential roofing contractors should fit the following criteria: Licensed and insured Experienced Reputable After you’ve put together a short list of reputable contractors to choose from, you’ll need to make the final decision on which company will be working on your project. But… read more

How to Find a Roofing Contractor

In our previous post, we walked you through some of the questions you should be asking roofing companies before they work on your home or building. Now let’s take a step back for a moment. How do you even know where to start finding a roofing company? Roofing is a competitive industry, and there are… read more

Questions to Ask When Hiring A Roofing Company

Getting work done on your roof can be stressful. There’s the obvious financial investment, as well as the prospect of having your home under construction for an unknown amount of time. Most homeowners aren’t roofing experts, so they look for knowledgeable roofing contractors to get the job done the right way. With so many roofing… read more

Warning Signs That It’s Time for a New Roof

Spring is finally here – and it’s the best time to complete any construction or repairs on your roof. Property owners will want to check for any damage that may have occurred over the winter months to ensure your roof is in the best working condition. It’s important to run a thorough roof inspection every… read more

What is Roof Pitch?

Understanding your roof pitch is critical to understanding your roof and its needs. At the most basic level, roof pitch is a measure of how steep your roof is. Roof pitch is calculated by measuring how many inches the roof rises vertically for every 12 inches of horizontal run. Why does this matter? Firstly, understanding… read more

Should You Replace Your Roof Before Selling Your Home?

Replacing a roof before selling your home can add value to your property.

Observe a conscientious buyer looking at a home’s exterior and you’ll notice that person walking around the entire perimeter of the property, looking up. What is he or she doing? Well, they’re more than likely looking at the condition of the roof. Roofs are one of the biggest expenses people are concerned with when buying… read more

How to Increase Your Home’s Value Through Exterior Upgrades

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a thousand times: your home is one of the biggest investments you’ll ever make. As such, it’s natural to want to make sure you keep your home’s value as high as possible. You want to maintain a certain level of value should you ever decide to sell…. read more

When is the Best Time to Replace Roof Shingles?

The best time to replace roof shingles is in fall

Perhaps you’ve glanced up at your roof recently and noticed things aren’t looking exactly like they used to. You’re worried that some of the shingles are no longer in the best condition, but is now the right time to get those shingles replaced? Best Time of Year to Install Shingles The best time to get… read more

Everything You Need to Know About Roof Condensation

The appearance of water stains on ceilings and walls usually leads to assumptions of a leaky roof. While a leaky roof may indeed be the problem, there could be another culprit causing the issue: condensation in the roof space. Under the right conditions, roof condensation can cause many of the same problems normally attributed to… read more

How to Replace Gutters

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