Roofing Resources and Articles
Roofing Materials – Cheap To High-End Roofing Range!
The roofing material you pick is a vital decision. It protects your home from the elements, but it can also add to the curb appeal and value of your property. A wide range of materials is available on the market, from cheap and basic to high-end and luxurious. This post will look at some of the most popular roofing materials on the market to ensure you get only the best materials for your roof. Asphalt [...]
The Effects Of Unchecked Freeze-Thaw Damage To A Roof
There's no getting around it: winter is tough on roofs. Between the weight of snow and ice and the thermal expansion and contraction that comes with cold weather, roofs can take a beating during late winters in Colorado. If you're not careful, unchecked freeze-thaw damage can lead to some serious problems down the road. So, what steps protect your roof from the ravages of winter and pre-summer seasonal variations? Read on for our tips! [...]
Drafty Attics Might Mean Your Roof Is Compromised!
Don't even start with the 'but a drafty attic is a good thing!' because often, the confusion is between an attic breach & a properly installed vent system in the house. If your attic has a draft in it, you should ensure it's from the vent - as warm air is less dense & rises to the top. But if you find a chilling atmosphere, there may be an attic energy loss issue. Problems Of [...]
6 Problems Caused By Not Cleaning Your Gutters
It's no secret that keeping your home and property in top condition requires regular maintenance. But even if you're meticulous about taking care of every inch of your house, there may be one part you're neglecting: your roof gutters. Without regular cleaning, they can quickly become clogged with debris, leading to a slew of problems. Here are just a few issues you could face if you don't clean your roof gutters. 1) Substantial Roof Damage [...]
6 Legitimate Reasons Homeowners Should Go Solar
Are you considering going solar? You're not alone. In the United States, the number of homes powered by the sun has increased exponentially over the past few years. And for a good reason! Solar power is one of the most efficient and environmentally-friendly forms of energy available today. Here are six legitimate reasons why you should consider going solar: 1. Save Money on Your Energy Bill Solar power is free once you install the initial [...]
Keeping An Eye Out For Roof Repair Scams
You, like many, probably don't know a lot about roof repair scams. And that's okay! It's not a subject matter that comes up often. These are schemes in which con artists try to take advantage of homeowners who need roof repairs. Usually, the scammers will offer a low price for the repair work, but they will do a poor job and leave the homeowner with a hefty bill. We will explain how to spot roof [...]