Should You Mount Solar Panels?

Most home and business owners consider installing solar panels on their roof for the sole purpose of cutting down on heating and cooling costs. Solar energy on a residential or commercial property has a number of payoffs that include: Benefit the environment. Solar roof panels will produce energy without using fossil fuel or generating pollution…. read more

Rolled Roofing

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

Shingle Roofing: Wood or Asphalt?

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

Metal Roofing

Metal roofing is made from – you guessed it – metal! Some of the most common metal roofing materials for residential and commercial properties include: Metal blends Copper Corrugated iron Stainless steel Galvanized steel Although metal roofing was once seen as a “cheap” roofing solution, it has recently increased in popularity because of its resilience,… read more

Types of Residential and Commercial Roofing

As you consider the different types of roofing materials on the market, it’s important to fully investigate any material that you choose before using it to shelter a residential or commercial building. While each roofing material has its own advantages and disadvantages, there are several guidelines to keep in mind that will determine how to… read more