Flashing Guidelines for Skylights

Even though a skylight is used primarily for decoration and aesthetic appeal, it still qualifies as a hole in your roof. And just like any other roofing hole, including a chimney or vent, a skylight must be sealed impeccably to prevent the possibility of leaking and water damage. THE BEST WAY TO SEAL A SKYLIGHT… read more

What Flashing Materials Do You Need?

Flashing materials will vary greatly based on roofing materials, structure, and climate. Three of the most common flashing materials you’re likely to encounter include:1. Copper: The most preferred flashing material by far is copper flashing; however, it is the most costly. Nonetheless, copper remains highly durable and is easy to work into a desired shape… read more

What Is Roof Flashing?

The main purpose of a roof structure is to protect a home or commercial building against outside weather conditions. By far, roofers would agree that the most difficult element to manage is water, whether it comes in the form of rain, snow, sleet, or hail. After a roof has been installed properly based on the… read more

Roof Installation Step-by-Step

Depending upon the type of roofing material you choose for your roof structure, installation guidelines will vary greatly. We’re here to provide you with basic guidelines for roof installation. More detailed directions can be found in the manufacturer’s instructions for your roofing materials. Step 1: Check Material Requirements Checking the specific requirements for your material… read more

What Season Should You Replace Your Roof?

When scheduling a roof replacement, timing is everything. Although it’s possible to score an impressive deal from a professional roofing company in the off-season, you still need to think twice about replacing a roof in cold, wet winter weather. Depending on where you live, a roofing company may refuse to do a tear-off and installation… read more