Roofing

4 Fantastic Reasons to Install a New Roof

November 2, 2023
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When it comes to home maintenance, few things are more important than your roof. The roof provides coverage and protection for your entire home. According to Business Insider, there are over 5 million roofs installed in the U.S. each year. If you are considering if you should invest in a new roof, then here are…

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Maximizing Roof Efficiency; Benefits of Turbine Vents

July 10, 2023
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Turbine vents are known for maximizing roof efficiency. Also known as whirlybird vents, they give provide an innovative and fresh twist. They are designed to optimize air circulation within a building. Turbine vents offer efficiency that other vents cannot match. Cookies cutter approaches like ridge vents benefit the manufacturers, not the homeowner. Alternately a turbine…

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Protect Your Roof with High-Temperature Ice and Water Membrane

May 4, 2023
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As a roofing contractor, I know how important it is to use the best materials for roof replacement and repairs. That’s why we highly recommend using high-temperature ice and water membrane instead of the regular stuff. In this blog post, we’ll dive into the advantages of using high-temperature ice and water membrane, and why it’s…

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Top 10 Questions about Roofing

April 24, 2023
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How long does a roof install take? We do most roof installs in just one day. What is a roof inspection. We assess the condition of the current roof including shingles, flashings and perforations. By inspecting what we can see, we get a good sense for those things we cannot see such as ice and water…

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Everything You Need to Know About Finding a Reliable Roofing Contractor

February 24, 2023
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When it comes to taking care of your home, few things are more important than ensuring that your roof is in good condition. This is where a roofing contractor comes in. A roofing contractor is a professional who specializes in installing, repairing, and maintaining roofs on homes and other buildings. Whether you need a new…

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The Benefits of Regular Roof Maintenance (2023)

February 21, 2023
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Your home’s roof is one of its most important features, providing critical protection from the elements and keeping your family safe and comfortable. But too often, homeowners neglect this essential component of their homes, failing to give their roofs the regular attention and maintenance they require. In this blog post, we’ll explore the many benefits of…

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Are Metal roofs a good idea?

July 7, 2022
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Not a day goes by that I don’t see an ad for a metal roof and a common question I get is, “are metal roofs a good idea”? The straight answer is, “it depends”. But before rushing out to buy a metal roof you should go into it with the knowledge of whether it makes…

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Why Black is a Horrible Color for a Roof

March 7, 2022
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Black roofs put fashion over function and are a horrible choice for energy. There are ethical reasons to choose a lighter color as well. Ask yourself these important questions before making a horrible decision: These are all important questions and it’s also important to go into a situation like this knowing why most contractors are…

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Algae Resistant Shingles

September 14, 2021
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There’s much talk about algae resistant shingles.  Some manufacturers make big claims that their shingles are better than others because theirs offer better resistance than others. Buyer beware.  First, algae will naturally cause streaking on all shingles.  The question is whether you can see it or not.  Darker colored shingles will naturally hide more algae.…

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Flat Roofing 101

September 9, 2021
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There are several types of flat roofing available.  In this article we’ll explore the major options and their pros and cons. EPDM Also known as rubber roofing, this black membrane style roof comes in 45 mil or 60 mil thicknesses.  It comes in 10 foot wide sections or 20 foot wide.  Due to it’s weight…

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