Learning About Roof Replacement Techniques, Tools and Materials

How Weather Elements Cause Roofing Damage

You have probably heard that weather elements pose some of the worst threats to your house, but do you know how the damage occurs? Here are some of the specific ways in which weather elements can cause or accelerate your roof's damage: High Temperatures High temperatures will affect almost all aspects of the roof. Here are some of the ways in which heat can damage the roof: It accelerates the deterioration of the roofing materials It causes expansion of roofing materials; this can lead to various damages such as cracking of wood used in the roof's construction It dries out roofing shingles, leaving them britle and susceptible to damage Hailstorms Read More 

Tips To Help You Avoid Winter Roof Problems

When the winter months arrive, you will find that your roofing can be prone to suffering damage from a variety of issues and causes. Unfortunately, homeowners often underestimate the types of risks that these issues will pose to their homes, and this can lead to them failing to take steps that can help to protect their roofs. Remove Icicles That Hang From The Roof And Gutters Icicles hanging from the edges of a roof can be a common image that many people will have of winter. Read More 

Need New Roofing? Here’s Why You Should Consider Installing Metal

Your roof helps protect everything from the foundation and electrical system to interior paint and personal belongings from excessive wind, rain, snow, and uncomfortable outdoor temperatures throughout the year. Just about any type of roof will protect your home from the elements – but metal roofing offers a few benefits that sets it apart from other options on the market. Here's why you should consider replacing your old roof with a metal option: Read More 

3 Reasons To Consider Foam Roof Coatings

One of the best options that you can consider adding to your facility is a foam roof coating, mostly due to the many benefits that these coatings can provide and the various ways in which they can protect your roof and facility. Listed below are three reasons to consider foam roof coatings: They Provide Water Protection One of the biggest reasons to consider foam roof coatings is that there are a number of different options out there that can provide superior water protection and waterproofing properties. Read More 

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