Category: Roofing Tips

Are Roof Vents Worth Installing?

In a hurricane prone area, you might think twice about installing roof vents. It’s a more complex decision than some other construction matters. On one hand, roof vent installation may impact cooling systems and cooling costs, while on the other hand create weak spots in your roofing mechanism. The Concerns Around Installing Roof Vents Adding roof vents to your home…

Get Creative With A Custom Made Skylight

Skylights, especially when custom made, are wonderful in so many ways. It sometimes becomes difficult wondering why some people don’t opt to include them. From aesthetic appeal to outright usefulness, custom made skylights can be quite an investment. If you’re wondering how something that so many homes have done perfectly well without for so long can be a worthwhile inclusion…

How To Fix A Roof Leak

Roofs are meant to protect us from our environments but sometimes they too need a bit of TLC. A leaking roof is one of the most common repairs that needs to be done on buildings, so it essential that everyone knows how to fix a roof leak and what goes into the repair process. Step 1: Identify That There Is…

How To Deal With Flat Roof Maintenance

Over the past ten years, flat roofs and their materials have been engineered to be more durable, stylish and strong which has significantly lessened some of their common downfalls. However, if your flat roof is old – even if you have had it built fairly recently – you will need to have regular roof maintenance done to ensure it functions…

Your Roofing Estimate Guide

Replacing your roof is likely to be one of the biggest investments you make for your home. Getting a fair, comprehensive roofing estimate is therefore of the utmost importance to ensure you are not getting ripped off or scammed by the roofing company. In order to do this, homeowners should know what should be included in a roofing estimate, and…

Knowing When Your Concrete Tile Roof Needs Repair

Did you know that the roof of a house contributes just under half of the property’s real estate appeal? This means that not only does it protect you and your home but it also adds market value – making caring for your roof essential. It is important to know when you need concrete tile roof repair, and you can ensure…

Skylights And Hurricanes

A skylight is a window set in a room or ceiling at the same angle. This allows for an incredible inflow of light. A skylight has the potential to completely change the aesthetics and atmosphere of a home. In the sunny climate of Florida, skylights allow for bright sunlight to filter into a room. There are many benefits that a…

Commercial Roofing Contractor Tips to Prevent Pests On Your Roof

Having a pest in the roof of your commercial property can be both an annoyance, a health hazard, and lead to potential structural damage. Pests cannot simply be killed and in order to prevent them from causing issues once removed, a commercial roofing contractor will be able to plug up holes and implement various prevention methods that have been recommended…

When is Affordable Roofing Too Affordable?

When choosing a roofing contractor, be wary of a price that appears abnormally low. Cheap roofing may not translate into affordable roofing down the line. There are some roofing companies that take shortcuts in order to confirm a job, but the lack of professionalism can result in far heavier costs later on. A proper roofing contractor will be able to…

Tips To Make Sure Your Roofing Inspection Is Passed

If you live in Florida, a roofing inspection is not only a prerequisite for the sake of maintenance, but it may even save a life. Florida is known to be a hurricane region that has gusts of winding reaching an excess of 150 mph. If your roof is not a sound structure during one of the storms, you may have…