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Is a New Roof a Good Investment?

Deciding on a new roof is not an easy decision to make and there a lot of factors to take into consideration. Of course, the first thing people think about when considering a new roof is money. It can be a lot of pocket change to replace your roof. Also, will it add...

Do I Need New Gutters?

The functionality of gutters for your home is extremely important. Gutters protect your home from water damage and erosion by directing water flow away from the roof and exterior walls. Gutters are built to last about twenty years, but if they were installed before...

Common Roof Issues in Florida

Florida is a wonderful place to live. Lots of sunshine, warmth, and when surrounded on almost all sides by water -- lots of precipitation as well.  Rain can be good for the soul, but when you get as much we do in Florida, it’s not always so good for your roof. Water...

Why Do Houses Have Sloping Roofs?

Believe it or not, there are many different styles of roofs out there.  Generally, the types are grouped into two categories: flat or sloped, based on their pitch. And even flat roofs can have a slight pitch. From there, there are varying degrees of each. There’s a...

What Type of Roof is Best?

When it comes to roofing choices, there are actually quite a few options out there. Many depend on durability, a few depend on personal taste, and just as many depend on upkeep and maintenance. Below we’ll focus on a few of the best roof options for residential...

Felt vs. Synthetic Underlayments

Your roof is the ultimate protection for your home. But there are more than just roofing shingles that go into this barrier. As the first line of defense against the elements, your roof needs certain items to maximize its protection. What is a key product recommended...

Common Roofing Issues in Tennessee

While Tennessee isn’t located in the cold northern states, it’s not nestled in the deep south either. The great state of Tennessee -- home to country music -- is situated in the sweet spot of America -- located in an area where you can experience all four seasons...

Do I Need a New Roof?

Deciding whether you need a new roof can be intimidating, but there are many simple ways you can check on your roof in order to determine the answer. Roofing is a part of your home that is completely essential, so knowing what to look for in terms of damage or aging...

Residential Roof Styles

You know the roof you drew on a house as a little kid? It’s that same, one point, pitched roof we’ve all drawn since we could hold a pencil. Did you know that is actually a specific style of a residential roof? That type of roof is called a gable roof.  In case you...

Metal Roof vs. Shingles

You’ve been thinking about replacing your roof, so now it’s time to make some decisions. What is the best material for your home? What will look the best? Do they all cost the same? There are many variables to consider when you’re deciding what material to use for a...