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Preparing Your Roof for Major Storms: Florida Edition

Living in Florida comes with many advantages but can also be stressful when hurricane season begins each year. Keeping yourself and your family safe during major storms should always be your first concern. However, once that’s assured, there are things you can do to...

How Old Is Your Roof?

Your typical asphalt shingled roof has a lifespan of close to 25 years before it should need any repairs or replacements, barring no damage, of course. If you do not know the initial installation date of your home’s roof, there are a few signs to look for in...

Best Practices for Autumn Roof Care

Homeownership is a wonderful thing, but with owning a home comes essential repairs – and your roof is no exception! Seasonal changes can wreak havoc on your roof, so monitoring the state of your roof can go a long way toward keeping your roof well-maintained and...

What to Look for in a Roofing Estimate

Whether you’re building a brand-new home or looking to repair or replace the roofing on your house, the process can seem overwhelming. Unless you’re a roofing contractor, it’s hard to know the difference between different materials and techniques, what is best for...

Top 25 Questions to Ask Your Roofing Contractor

Finding someone you trust can seem like a challenge when you’re looking to replace or repair your roof, but we’re here to tell you that the whole process can be much less painful than you think with our simple list of the top 25 questions to ask your roofing...

Commercial Roof Styles

Even those of us who are terrible artists can draw a stick figure home. It’s as easy as sketching a simple square on the bottom and adding a triangle on top. But did you know that this style of roof is known as a gable roof? Not only is it the easiest way to draw a...

Snow on Your Roof 101

Winter songs remind us that it’s almost time for Santa’s sleigh on your roof, but what about the more concerning aspects - the ever-dreaded snow. We love to see the snow gracing our lawns and bringing us a white holiday, but when it starts to pile up on our roofs, it...

Roofing Ventilation: Does it Really Matter?

How much do you know about roofing ventilation? Unless you’re a contractor or someone who has worked in the roofing industry, chances are you’re not exactly an expert in the field. And that’s perfectly okay! However, to keep your home heating and cooling bills low, it...

5 Tips for an Energy-Efficient Home

Install a Cool Roof You probably wouldn’t go out in 100-degree temperatures in a dark-colored turtleneck. Why? Because in temperatures like that, it’s important to stay cool. Your roof is no different. For maximum roofing efficiency, consider installing a cool roof or...

5 Steps to Waterproofing Your Roof

Your roof is one of the primary sources of protection you have from the outdoor elements. Which is why we suspect most people assume that their home would have a waterproof roof. Unfortunately, that’s not always the case. From faulty materials and installation...