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
Category: Roofing Tips
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
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
When it comes to roofs, most homeowners focus on the issues caused by winter weather, and most don’t even know enough about the damage caused by warmer temperatures when it is heating up. Unfortunately, what you don’t know can hurt your wallet regarding home maintenance. However, you don’t have to be an expert- keep these… read more
If you’re like most people, you probably don’t give much thought to the type of roof on your home until you need to have it repaired or replaced. However, the truth is, the type of roof you have not only has an effect on the look/feel of your house- but it can also have an… read more
Though it’s still only early fall, winter is coming. Soon, you’ll be complaining about the cold and worrying about whether or not it’s going to snow. After all, it does tend to snow now and then where you live. This is why you must take preventative measures now to avoid roof damage due to snow… read more
Your roof needs to be replaced due to damage from a natural disaster, or maybe its wear and tear over the years. Either way, you might want to consider changing the roof color of your home at this time. Are there better options than what you currently have that would improve the exterior appearance of… read more
Taking the time to winterize your home is very important. If you don’t, you could end up paying higher energy costs and not have a cozy, warm home for you and your family. In this article, we’ll explain some simple things you can do to make sure your home is prepared for the winter. How… read more
Your roof is there to protect you and your family against the elements- especially a harsh winter. Therefore, it’s a good idea to invest some time inspecting your roof before it’s too late and you end up with damage from heavy snow. In this article, we’ll provide a checklist of 9 things you can do… 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!