How to Spot Roof Damage After Strong Winds

How to Spot Roof Damage After Strong Winds

Since ancient times, shingles have proven to be the single best way to keep water out of a home. Whether they are made of clay and wood like the shingles of old, or whether they are made of modern materials, they all have one weakness. That weakness is the wind. The...
What Are Single-Ply Membranes?

What Are Single-Ply Membranes?

Single-ply membranes are a valuable roofing system alternative for commercial and industrial structures. The system is proven to be satisfactory for commercial flat roof applications and is fast becoming a replacement for older multi-layer roofing material systems. In...
How To Make My Roof Environmentally Friendly

How To Make My Roof Environmentally Friendly

Most any homeowner with concern for the planet has likely thought about incorporating environmentally friendly strategies to upgrade or replace their current roof. They have probably also thought about the benefits that can be derived from an eco-friendly roof,...
The Ins & Outs Of Cedar Shake Roofing

The Ins & Outs Of Cedar Shake Roofing

If you have issues with your current roof, you may have considered the possibility of using an alternative roofing material. Asphalt, tin, and ceramic tiles each offer unique qualities. However, cedar shake roofing offers a level of beauty and elegance that no other...
Where Do Roof Leaks Frequently Occur?

Where Do Roof Leaks Frequently Occur?

Every homeowner knows just how important a roof really is. Aside from the foundation, which it indirectly depends upon, it’s probably about the most important part of your house. It’s the first and last line of defense against the elements, water damage, pests and of...
Is Condensation A Threat To My Roof?

Is Condensation A Threat To My Roof?

There are issues that aggravate condensation and those situations can be a threat to your roof. If you know what’s involved with condensation, you should be better able to deal with its possible effects. In simple scientific terms, condensation occurs because of...