If your home’s rooftop is suffering from unsightly black markings, it is likely you will want to take steps in removing them to aid in the improvement of your structure’s appearance. Black algae often shows up on shingles in areas where moisture is abundant. There are however, a few tasks you can take to keep … Read moreRemoving Black Algae Marks From Asphalt Shingles
If you don’t know what kind of roof shingles you have and they are not obviously made of wood or metal on first glance, chances are that your home is roofed with asphalt composite shingles. We can say this with some confidence because the vast majority of modern homes are roofed with asphalt composite. While … Read moreHow to Keep Your Asphalt Roof in Good Condition
Every homeowner should have their roof inspected on a regular basis. Don’t wait until you need something repaired. Here are the top five reasons to have your roof inspected. Solve Problems Before They Arise By having your roof inspected every year, you will be able to detect problems while they are still small. This will … Read more5 Reasons to Call a Roofing Contractor to Inspect Your Roof
If you’re in the market for a new roof on your home, you’re probably in the process of trying to decide which type of material you want to go with. They all have different qualities and advantages, which probably seems like a daunting decision. Metal roofing is one type of roofing that you should definitely … Read moreWhat are the Benefits of Metal Roofing?
Slate is a very old roofing material. Its’ first known use as such dates back several centuries. But the material itself is far, far older. It takes a long time for the slate material to form and there is no artificial process that can duplicate it. Slate is unique among roofing materials in that is not … Read moreSlate Roofing: A Long Time in the Making
Most of us don’t think about our roofs that often… at least until they start leaking. But if you’re a homeowner (or looking to become a homeowner in the near future), then you should spare a minute to consider what kind of roof you’re going to be living under. After all, not all roofs are … Read more3 Advantages of Tile Roofs
The most important consideration for the overall aesthetics and appeal of your home is your choice of roofing material. It can quite literally change the look and style of your home. Therefore, replacing your old roof is an opportunity add value, and the materials you use can take your house to a whole new level. … Read moreWhat Is the Longest Lasting Roofing Material?
Choosing between the flat roof systems and deciding on the right one for your project is a difficult decision. To help you make the right decision, here are the pros and cons of three common flat roofs. 1. The Built-Up Roof The built-up roof or BUR is usually made of at least three alternating layers of asphalt and … Read moreThe Pros and Cons of 3 Types of Flat Roof Systems
When you install a new roof, it is an opportunity to improve your home’s aesthetic appeal and increase its value. Choosing the right roofing material can take your home’s exterior to a new level, and communicate your style to the neighborhood. You are not just upgrading your roof, you are upgrading your home. A roof … Read moreChoosing New Roofing for Your Home
Home Ownership comes with a variety of responsibilities in the maintenance and repair department and roofing reconstruction is the most critical of all. The roof is one of the most vital elements of a structure and deserves extra attention. The roof not only protects the structure but the living environment, as well as the comfort … Read moreIs It Time to Call in the Roofing Reconstruction Specialists?