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How Many Shingles Do I Need for My Roof?

As a homeowner, you take your roof very seriously, or so we certainly hope. It's your home's first, and last, line of defense against the outside world and nature is always, repeat, always attacking your house. The sun is bombarding it with constant UV radiation in...

3 Reasons Why Your Roof Should Be A Priority In Home Improvement

Roof repairs and replacements aren't something that you, as a homeowner, are eager to discover the necessity of when it comes to your home. We understand that, because it's not cheap, and living around a construction site while trying to go about your daily routine is...

Common Problem Areas of Roofing Systems

Around here, we talk a lot about the importance of your roof, and even more so about the importance of inspections and preventative maintenance. However, given how important your roof really is to your home, we don't feel like enough can ever be said about this...

Solar Shingles vs Solar Panels

So, you want to live a greener lifestyle, and the fact that reducing your power consumption is easy on the pocketbook doesn't hurt either, right? You hear all this talk about solar energy, and how the sun is a free, renewable resource compared to most of the ways we...

How To Prepare Your Roof For Rainy Season

Do you live in an area where you experience protracted rainy seasons? If you live in the Northwest, Northeast, or Southeast, then you almost certainly do. Millions of people in the United States face not so much crippling heat in the summer, but torrential downpours....

The Importance of Preventative Roof Maintenance

We do not doubt that as a homeowner, you take your roof very seriously. You understand that your roof is your first and last line of defense against the weather, wildlife, and climate issues. After all, if your roof is improperly sealed and insulated, you're going to...

How To Protect Your Roof From Storm Chasers

There are a lot of concerns in this world against which you need to protect your home. When it comes to your roof, the weather is perpetually trying to destroy it, as is climate, and wildlife. Water is forever trying to invade your house, causing leaks, loss of...

How Long Does A Roof Last?

As a homeowner, we can assume that you definitely take your roof seriously, understanding that it’s a first and last line of defense against the elements. After all, a shoddy roof can let termites, rodents, various insects, spiders and other nasty critters into your...

What Are Architectural Shingles?

It’s very easy to fall into the trap of thinking that, material concerns and perhaps aesthetic style aside, shingles are shingles. While there was certainly a time when this was true, that time was nearly a century ago, and over a hundred years of material sciences...