Category: Roofing Tips

How Weather Affects Your Roof

While Florida sees its fair share of warm sunny days, we also see weather that has the potential to damage your roof easily. High speed winds, rainy summer afternoons, and hurricane season are all wearing down your roof each year. When disaster does strike, we have a few handy tips for you to ‘weather’ the storms by using these preventative…

Red Flags Of A Collapsing Roof

As any building ages, it is bound to pick up a few signs of wear and tear, but when are these a danger to your family? Each part of a building serves a purpose and each of these works together to create a structure that is safe. A sturdy roof is an important feature of a safe home and can…

A Guide To Hurricane Roofing Codes

Months after a hurricane has passed, thousands of families still battle to recover and restore their lives to what it was before the tragedy struck. With hurricane season being a reality for all South Florida residents, it is important to know how to protect communities by building structures that are more likely to withstand the storm. An important element of…

Wind Mitigation 101

Florida homes and buildings are prone to wind damage, where the risks are heightened during certain periods of the year such as hurricane season. Wind mitigation is a strategy that can be implemented to lessen the impact of strong winds on your roofs, garage doors, and other vulnerable parts of your home. Following a period of powerful hurricanes in the…

Top Roofing Problem Areas

No homeowner wants to deal with any roofing problems, but life happens. Without regular roofing maintenance, there can and will be a few problem areas that occur. These problem spots aren’t limited to only your roof but happen to the roofs of homeowners everywhere. One thing that you need to keep in mind with all the below mentioned problems, is…

Common Questions About Roof Replacement

Every home, big or small, is covered by a roofing system that protects the people living inside and their belongings. Without knowing the signs, or the right questions to ask, not replacing that roofing at the right time could put all the things its designed to protect, in danger. If you think your roof needs replacing, call AABCO Roofing. Common…

The Different Types Of Roof Decks

There is more than meets the eye when it comes to roofing and its different layers. We tend to focus on the parts that we can see and forget about the others. The roof deck is an integral component of any roofing system. Depending on the weight it needs to hold, there are various types of materials that can be…

Common Roof Support Problems

Typically, we assess the condition of our roof by its outwards appearance. If the shingles look intact, there are no missing or loose roof tiles, and the gutter seems in place, you’d think your roof is safe and well maintained. Don’t be fooled – there is a lot more to it than what meets the eye. It’s easy to forget…

Reasons Not To DIY Roof Repair

Suppose your roof is in need of repair. Suppose you consider yourself to be the “handy man” of the house and decide to save yourself some cash by undertaking the repairs on your own. This is the mindset of many homeowners. What if we told you professional repairs can actually save your money, your time and provide a safer environment…

Roof Vent Tips From Your Licensed Roofer

Roof maintenance, including that of your roof vents, is a necessary task that should be undertaken by all homeowners on a regular basis. This can become a costly expense if you try to bypass quality work for the sake of price. You’ll want to use the services of an experienced, licensed residential roofer because your roof performs one of the…