Residential and Commercial Roofing Blog

How Proper Attic Insulation Helps Your Roof

Posted on Thursday, December 1st, 2022 at 2:30 pm    

Your roof’s performance depends on more than installing durable shingles. You must use the right ventilation products and attic insulation to help your roof last as long as possible and maximize the effectiveness of your complete roofing system. Combining a balanced ventilation system and attic insulation keeps heat and moisture out of your home. It… Read More

How to Handle Pooling or “Ponding” on a Flat Roof

Posted on Tuesday, November 1st, 2022 at 11:10 am    

Flat roofs can have many benefits. But sometimes water pools or “ponds” on your flat roof. Pooling occurs when water does not drain off your low-slope roof after it stops raining. Pooling water can cause long-term damage to your roof and is a cause for concern. If you allow water to continue pooling, it will… Read More

How Long Do Roofs Last?

Posted on Saturday, October 1st, 2022 at 11:23 am    

When people talk about having a secure place to live, there is a good reason they often use the phrase “having a roof over your head.” As a homeowner, you know that having a high-quality roof will help keep you safe from the elements. A good roof will also help save money on your energy… Read More

Ice and Water Barriers for Your Roof

Posted on Thursday, September 1st, 2022 at 12:51 pm    

It’s never too early to start thinking about ways to protect your home from snow, ice, and water. Your roof is the largest barrier against the elements. Come rain or shine, your roof stands against inclement weather conditions and keeps you and your family safe. Before bad weather sets in, consider taking proactive steps to… Read More

What Do I Need to Patch My Roof?

Posted on Monday, August 15th, 2022 at 11:17 am    

The process of patching a hole or other damage in your roof to prevent leaking can be more complicated than you might initially imagine. Here is what you need to know about patching or repairing your roof. Find the Roof Leak Arguably the hardest part of patching a roof involves finding where the leak is… Read More

Top Signs You Hired the Right Roofer

Posted on Monday, August 1st, 2022 at 10:22 am    

As a property owner, you understand the importance of having the right contractors to work on your home or business. Having quality work performed on your property can be critical to ensuring the longevity of the property and avoiding potential problems in the future. When you hire a roofer to work on your home or… Read More

How Does Replacing My Roof Affect My Insurance?

Posted on Friday, July 15th, 2022 at 11:50 am    

When you bought or constructed your home, you acquired homeowner’s insurance to cover the roof and all other major components of the house. Now you need a new roof, and you have concerns about what it will do to your insurance premiums. The good news is that a new roof almost always lowers a homeowner’s… Read More

Four Signs You Need to Replace Your Roof

Posted on Friday, July 1st, 2022 at 11:31 am    

Your house’s roof keeps your family safe and dry. A vital component of any home, a roof keeps out the rain and snow and provides a barrier to the wind and sun. It is also necessary for maintaining the structural integrity of your home and protecting the walls, floors, and other areas of your house.… Read More

Do I Need to Call Insurance for a Roof Repair?

Posted on Wednesday, June 15th, 2022 at 1:43 pm    

If your roof was damaged during a strong storm or in some other way, it can be a stressful situation. Knowing whether to call an experienced roofer or your insurance company first can make a difference in how the claim is handled. It may feel like the natural thing to call the insurance company first.… Read More

What Questions Do I Need to Ask My Insurance Provider About Replacing My Roof?

Posted on Wednesday, June 1st, 2022 at 1:25 pm    

If your roof was damaged and needs to be repaired or replaced, you’ll likely have questions. Repairing or replacing the roof is essential to ensure your family and your home is protected. Your homeowner’s insurance should help pay for the expense of repairing or replacing the roof. Often, when you purchase your homeowner’s insurance, you… Read More