Learning About Roof Replacement Techniques, Tools and Materials

Poor Roof Ventilation: Can It Damage Your Home?

There are several problems that can be caused by having poor roof ventilation, which includes an HVAC system that won't be energy efficiency. However, were you aware that poor ventilation can cause damage to your home? Be aware of the four ways that poor roof ventilation could cause unexpected damage: Overheating Damage Many homeowners are aware that overheating from poor roof ventilation will put more wear and tear on your home's air conditioner. Read More 

Searching For Fascia Damage

Repairing the fascia board is perhaps one of the best DIY repair that you can do. Roofing repairs are simple, but you need to make sure that you can handle the physical nature of the work. That is, climbing up and down a ladder while working on your fascia can be quite exhausting. If you have a wooden fascia board, it will need to be regularly maintained to preserve the integrity of your roof line, the strength of your gutter, and the style of your trim. Read More 

Ideas To Prevent Moss On A New Roof

If you have a roof that has been invaded by moss and now needs replacement, then you may be wondering what you can do to prevent this problem in the future. Moss itself isn't damaging to a roof. Problems occur either from the moisture the moss traps against the shingles, or if the moss gets under a shingle and lifts it, thus allowing water beneath. The following are a few things to keep the new roof free of these issues: Read More 

3 Reasons To Invest In A Tear-Off And Replace Job For Your New Roof

When it comes to maintaining the structural stability and safety of your home, the quality of your home's roofing system matters. A roof that falls into disrepair can allow water to seep into your home's building envelope. This water will cause construction materials to deteriorate over time, so keeping a sound roof over your head at all times should be a top priority. If your home's roof needs repairs, it can be beneficial to invest in a tear-off and replace job rather than a re-roofing job. Read More 

Three Things A Chimney Inspector Will Inspect When They Check Your Chimney

If you have a fireplace in your home that you plan to use during the winter for the first time, it is important to have it inspected before you begin to use it. It is best to hire a professional chimney inspector to come and inspect the chimney for you to make sure it is in great working order. The following guide walks you through a few ways that chimney inspections can ensure you are able to easily burn great fires this winter. Read More