You can say a lot of things about roofs, and most of them might be true. But one thing that nobody can argue with is that roofs are tops. This statement can be taken in several ways. A roof does for the top of your home. It can also act like a "top" or lid for your home, keeping the rain out. Then, there's the third meaning, which is the one we happen to like the most: roofs are the best. (People say things are "tops" when they really like them.) Since we like roofs so much, we've decided to write about them, and you've discovered the blog where we do that.
20 July 2021
Do you have a problem where your shingles are losing granules but not know much about it? Here are some things you need to know about this common problem with asphalt shingles. What Are Roof Granules Architectural and three tab shingles have a unique construction to them, with the material being made out of tar and crushed rock, a layer of polymer, and an adhesive. The top layer is made up of a layer or granules that are stuck to the top layer of the shingles that give the material the protection it needs from the sun and wind, which help your home stay in great condition.
19 July 2021
Your roofing project isn't complete if you haven't installed the right kind of gutters. Often, homeowners struggle to choose between seamed and seamless gutter applications. But if you want to eliminate the hassle of cleaning, repairing, or unclogging your gutters all the time, you should invest in seamless gutter installation. When installed correctly, seamless gutters offer more benefits than just aesthetics. You can forget water stains on your walls, and it's easy to direct runoff away from your foundation.
15 July 2021
Keeping your roof in good shape is a job that you do not want to ignore. Here is a short, informative guide on roof maintenance, repairs, and replacement: Roof maintenance Roof maintenance includes tending to things that can help keep the roof in good shape, as well as keeping an eye on your roof to make sure you do not see anything concerning that needs to be addressed. Make sure the roof is clean, and contact a roofing company to clean it if there are piles of leaves on the surface or if you see spots of mildew growth.
14 July 2021
Your roof helps protect your home, which is why it is essential to know what signs of damage to watch out for. Knowing the signs of damage listed below will allow you to visually inspect your roof throughout the year, and allow you to know when to call in a professional roofing contractor to handle the repairs. Missing Shingles As shingles get older and wear down, they don't stay in a place like they used to.
13 July 2021
Residential roofing repair can be a tricky task to undertake. Many details need to be considered before you make your decision and get started with any repairs or replacements. Here are some questions homeowners should consider when deciding whether they want to repair or replace their roofs. What Is Your Roof Made of and How Old Is It? If your roof is made of a material like asphalt shingles, slate, clay tiles, or anything other than metal, is less than 12 years old, and is in good condition, the best thing to do would be to repair it.