Category: Roofing Tips

Everything You Need To Know About Flashing Repair

Have you ever really looked at your roof? We all know the color of the tiles and the roof pitch, but have you ever wondered what directs the water flow off the roof and into the gutters? Roof flashing sits quietly in the corners and junctions, playing a vital role that is only appreciated when it is not functioning as…

Now Is The Time To Fix Your Tile Roof

How often do you look at your roof? Do you regularly check your roof tiles or do you only give them second thought when your roof is leaking or sagging? Tile roofs can last at least 25 years if they are well maintained. The secret to your tile roofs longevity is regular checking of the tiles. There is no time…

The Importance of Commercial Roof Repair

A safe and well-maintained roof is a vital component of any building’s structural integrity, and that’s why the importance of commercial roof repair is so high. A well-built roof protects the building’s interior from severe weather and even helps with fire prevention. A variety of problems can plague your roof’s health such as standing water, blisters, and gaps in flashing….

Don’t Get Scammed By Shady Roofing Contractors

Most people are aware that shady characters are out their scamming unsuspecting homeowners out of money for projects like driveway paving, but many don’t think of roofing scams. There are a variety of roofing schemes, from insurance specialists to people impersonating legitimate businesses. Let’s look at the elements of roofing scams so that you can be aware of the different…

What Types of Roofs Benefit From A Roof Coating

Roof coatings on flat roofs as they are known, involve applying a fluid roofing membrane over an existing roof substrate. It’s rolled on evenly over the roof making a waterproof, durable, and seamless layer. These coatings protect your home from roof leaks, are energy efficient, reduce cooling costs, and extend the service life of your roof. Roof coating is a…

Tile vs. Shingle Roofing in South Florida

Florida has unique environmental factors that don’t affect the rest of the United States. It has approximately 1,350 miles of coastlines and sees a variety of damaging storms and hurricanes as a result. With past hurricanes that have caused billions of dollars in damages, it is critical to pick the most durable and safe roof for your house. Tile vs…

What To Expect When Getting Roof Repair

What to expect when getting your roof repaired really is dependent on the size and nature of the job. The kind of roof you have will also have a major impact. There is some overlap of what to expect whether it be a loose tile or a massive amount of damage from say, a fallen tree. The expanse of the…

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…