We covered the pros and cons of taking on a DIY roofing project versus hiring a professional roofing company in the introduction of this blog. But if you’re desperately trying to save money on the cost of a new roof, you may be stuck between a rock and a hard place. If you feel confident… read more
Now that you understand how the cost of roof installation is estimated, you’re one step ahead. You can use your insider knowledge to create the best roofing budget to meet your needs for either a residential or commercial facility. Step 1: Research the Market in Your Area The prices listed in the example above were… read more
Now it’s time to put your money where your mouth is. While we’ve touched upon the average cost of roofing throughout this guide, it’s important to nail down a clear budget that you can stick to before you make a final decision in roofing materials. Roofing prices will fluctuate based on several factors. Where you… read more
To review, here are several simple guidelines that you can use to choose the right roofing material for a residential or commercial structure: Find out how much weight your roof can support. This is the first preliminary qualification for choosing a roofing material. If you’re attracted to a heavier roofing material like clay tile for… read more
Based on all of the roofing materials outlined previously, where should you begin when choosing materials for a commercial roof? For most businesses, time is money. Selecting a long-lasting roofing material will help you to get the most value out of your investment. With that being said, metal roofing may be the most popular choice… read more
Green roofing is an attractive, functional, economical roofing solution that can be used on any residential or commercial structure. One of the greatest selling points of green roofing is its natural beauty and aesthetic appeal. What property owner doesn’t want to enjoy beautiful plant life atop their building day after day? According to the International… read more
One of the simplest ways to roof a commercial structure either professionally or in a DIY job is to install rolled roofing. But before you do… Keep in mind that rolled roofing does come with its share of disadvantages. It may not be recommended for all residential and commercial properties. While homes and businesses have… read more
Clay tile is a popular roofing material most often used in the Southwest to create a Mediterranean or Spanish look on a property. Most tile roofing is manufactured from clay, although it can be made from concrete or sand. Clay tile roofing is an in-demand roofing material thanks to its durability; clay tile can last… read more
The roof on a house or building is the most important part of the structure. It protects, keeps in heat, and provides shelter from the elements which is why maintaining your roof properly will be one the most important and beneficial investments you can make. There are many different types of roofs out there and… read more
When it comes to shingles, you have a major decision on your hands. Should you use wood or asphalt shingles on your roof? First and foremost, let’s talk life expectancies. Wood shingles have an average life expectancy of up to 20 years. Asphalt shingles are a more complicated matter in that they are available in… 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!