Metal Roof vs. Asphalt Shingles: Comparing the Pros and Cons

As metal roofs have gained more popularity in recent years, homeowners are finding it difficult to decide on a metal roof vs. asphalt shingles. Are you also finding it difficult to decide which is better when comparing a metal roof vs. asphalt shingles? If yes, we can help you out.  Please understand that one isn’t better than the other. It all boils down to your needs and your budget. We compared the two different types to help you make the best decision for you. What’s a Metal Roof and What Are Asphalt Shingles?  Metal [...]

By |2021-09-14T18:01:03-04:00September 13th, 2021|Roofing|

Roof Anatomy: Important Parts of a Roof

Have you ever looked at your roof and wondered how it is actually constructed? It might look like a simple covering to most people, but there are different parts that make up the roof. Mostly, only professional contractors know the parts of a roof and how it's assembled for the final product. But, after reading this article, you’ll have as much important information as a professional contractor.  Understanding the parts of a roof, how it works, and what they are composed of will always come in handy for future home improvements. Your home’s roof [...]

By |2021-09-09T21:27:46-04:00September 9th, 2021|Roofing|

Residential Roofing: A Guide For Your Next Roofing Project

Be it commercial or residential roofing, every roof has an expected lifespan, and at some point in time, you’ll surely need to replace it. As a homeowner, when you’re exploring the type of roof you want to install, there is a lot to consider. You’ll be bombarded with so many questions that will often leave you overwhelmed:  Which is the best residential roofing?  Should I get asphalt shingles or slate roofs?  What design will match my house?  Metal roofs are on the trend, should I install that? Whatever your questions may be, this article [...]

By |2021-09-09T21:15:57-04:00August 19th, 2021|Roofing|

Metal Roofing: The Modern Up and Coming Roof

Metal roofing is one of the oldest roofing systems recorded in history. If you have visited old historical sites, you’ll see that some of the oldest buildings have metal roofs. With time and the introduction of a new roofing system, metal was almost forgotten. They were rarely used on post offices, custom houses, train sheds, warehouses, and factories.  Today, the trend has reversed. While it was once forgotten, it is becoming a trend not only in America but all over the world. Metal roofing is once again back to life.  The updated designs and [...]

By |2021-09-14T17:52:28-04:00August 19th, 2021|Roofing|

How to Survive Storm and Snow Damage

The number one cause of severe roof damage in the United States is storm damage. Strong winds can blow your roofing completely off, or merely loosen a few screws. Severe thunderstorms can generate heavy rain, hail, ice, and winds exceeding 100 mph all at the same time. It's critical that your roofing system is prepared to withstand whatever mother nature throws at it.  Rain Damage Your roof is responsible for keeping your home dry all year long. The most important aspect of a roof is that is waterproof. If your roof is in tip-top [...]

By |2021-09-09T22:02:51-04:00August 17th, 2021|Roofing|
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