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What Do I Need to Replace My Roof?

Posted on Sunday, May 15th, 2022 at 4:43 pm    

If your roof is in need of replacement, you are probably weighing the costs of various options. You might even be wondering what would be necessary if you were to take on the roof work yourself. Considering the important role your roof plays in keeping your home safe from outside elements, it is not a… Read More


How Does Roof Flashing Prevent Leaks?

Posted on Sunday, May 1st, 2022 at 4:24 pm    

If you are a homeowner, you may not be familiar with the various components that make up a roof. As a result, you may be confused about what aspect of the roof’s structure is the root cause of leaks in your home. In many cases, the likely culprit is the roof’s flashing. This is one… Read More


FAQs About a New Roof

Posted on Saturday, January 15th, 2022 at 7:06 pm    

Most people aren’t roofing experts. If you’re a homeowner or a commercial property owner, you may be wondering how you decide it’s time to do something to the roof of your building. We’ve answered some questions we often hear from our clients for your information here. When should I replace my roof? Many people decide… Read More


Five Signs You Hired the Right Roofer

Posted on Saturday, January 1st, 2022 at 6:49 pm    

It can be challenging to find a dependable roofer you can trust to get the job done. It’s crucial to do your research on companies in your area. Finding a roofer through a friend or family member could ensure that you receive quality work. However, if you don’t know anyone who had work done on… Read More


Pros and Cons of Solar Roofing

Posted on Wednesday, December 15th, 2021 at 8:50 am    

Solar roofing is one of the hottest recent trends in the roofing industry. Solar roofing may take the form of adding raised solar panels to existing roofing systems, although in recent years roofing manufacturers have developed solar power-generating roofing tiles that can be used in lieu of normal roofing tiles on new building construction or… Read More


How to Submit a Roofing Claim to Your Insurance Company

Posted on Monday, November 1st, 2021 at 12:42 pm    

Unfortunately for Texans, the state is ranked number one in the country for hail loss claims, according to data from the Insurance Information Institute. In 2020, Texas auto and home insurers paid out $474.6 million in losses for the year due to hail damage claims alone. Although hail damage claims don’t make up the entire insurance… Read More


The Difference Between Metal and Shingle Roofs

Posted on Friday, September 17th, 2021 at 2:44 pm    

Roofing is complex. Various materials are used in installing roofs, and different installation techniques are required for each. Homebuyers, homeowners, contractors, and home builders may not fully understand the difference in roofing materials and when and where each material is best used. The roofing professionals of are experts in determining which are the best roofing… Read More


5 Ways to Protect Your Roof This Fall

Posted on Wednesday, September 1st, 2021 at 1:47 pm    

When many people dream about buying homes, they think about the size and how much they want to love their kitchen and bathrooms. It’s easy to forget about how important the more structural aspects of a home are. Like the roof, for instance. A home or building’s roof is important to both the stability and… Read More


Shingle Warranties Explained

Posted on Friday, July 24th, 2020 at 2:36 am    

As an Austin roofing company, one question that we are constantly asked at Kidd Roofing by homeowners is, “What do shingle warranties really cover?” If you’ve ever read one of the shingle manufacturer warranties, it’s long and contains a lot of legal talk. You almost need to be an attorney to understand it! These limited… Read More


Choosing a Roofing Contractor

Posted on Friday, July 24th, 2020 at 2:31 am    

The National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) has developed a check-list for evaluating roofing contractors. Since buying a new roof is an important investment, be sure to research any potential roofing contractors that you may hire. All roofing contractors are not alike, and NRCA recommends that you prequalify roofing contractors to get the job done right… Read More