What Homeowners Need to Know About Getting a New Roof on Their Home

The roof over your home may be more important than you realize; a roof doesn't just protect your home from the elements. It is part of the structural support and insulation of the home. This is why it's good to have that roof repaired when needed, no matter the expense; it's also good to know when a roof is beyond repairing and needs replacement. Note a few factors to consider about your home's roof replacement needs, and then discuss these with a roofing contractor as needed. Read More 

What to Consider When Choosing a Roof Extension for Your Home

A roof extension can provide lots of needed shade over a patio or deck area, and also protect you from a light rain and high winds; an extension can also work to hold in heat so that you can enjoy your outdoor area even when the weather cools. A small extension may even give a patio door a bit of protection from rain and snow, reducing the risk of water damage to your home. Read More 

How to Know Your Roof Was Damaged By Hail

If you have heard a rainstorm recently that sounded like large rocks landing on your roof, it was probably a hail storm. This is when rain freezes and turns into balls of ice, which can be quite damaging to your home. If it caused damage to the roof, it is important that you get it fixed right away. Here are some ways to know if you have hail damage on your roof. Read More 

Common Problems That Necessitate Roof Repairs

The earlier you embark on roof repairs, the simpler and cheaper the entire process will be. However, since the roof is typically out of sight, it is not uncommon to find that it is not at the forefront when homeowners are conducting general care and maintenance on their residence. Failure to spot problems in your roof in a timely manner will lead to the rapid deterioration of the structure. In addition to this, not knowing there are underlying issues with you roof makes it a hazard, especially during storm seasons. Read More 

A Few Important Cautions About Installing a Metal Roof on Your Home

A metal roof is a great choice for any home, as it's often a better insulator than asphalt tiles and other materials and is lightweight enough that it can actually be installed over your existing roof. Metal is also more durable than asphalt and other materials, so it may outlast any other option by years if not even decades. When you are thinking of having a metal roof installed, you might note a few cautions about the material and the roof itself, so you know this is the right choice for your home and know you'll be safe with the roof as well. Read More