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What Is the Best Roof Material for Solar Panels?

October 7, 2020

Over the past decade, more homeowners have started using solar panels to power their homes. Many are turning towards the clean energy of solar panels to help the environment and reduce their electricity bill.  If you’re looking to install solar panels, you may be looking to place them on your roof, especially if you lack the space for a ground-mounted system. However, one of the biggest questions homeowners ask before moving forward with installation is if their roof is the ...Read more >

How to Find & Fix Roof Leaks

August 31, 2020

angry bearded man talking on smartphone near plastic wash bowl

Your roof is more than a collection of wood beams and asphalt shingles—it’s what keeps you and your family safe and comfortable inside your home, in any weather. That’s why regular roof inspections are crucial to keeping your roof in good shape. Catching roof leaks as soon as possible will help extend the life of your roof and save you money over time.Roof leaks that aren’t repaired quickly could lead to mold and other roof problems that could cost you ...Read more >

9 Tips to Extend Your Asphalt Shingle Roof’s Lifespan

August 31, 2020

asphalt shingle roof

Your roof plays a crucial role in protecting your home from the sun, strong winds, cold weather, and other harsh elements, and you want it to last as long as possible. Roof replacement can easily cost upwards of $10,000, but luckily there are other things you can do to add to your asphalt roof’s lifespan and delay replacing it. Asphalt shingles are beginning to fail faster than ever, some within 6-8 years, and all shingles will inevitably dry out, but ...Read more >

8 Roofing Questions To Ask Before Hiring a Roofing Contractor

August 31, 2020

When you’re hiring a roofing contractor, it’s tempting to go with the first company you get in touch with. But unfortunately, not all roofing companies are created equal. The quality of work can vary drastically—and anyone who has had a bad experience with a roofer can attest to the fact that it’s well worth it to do your research before you settle on a roofing specialist. So how do you find the right roofer for your needs? Here are a ...Read more >

Guide for Algae, Moss & Mold Removal on Your Roof

July 22, 2020

streaks of roof algae on asphalt roof.

If you live in the South, Midwest, or another region of the country that has warm, humid summers, you may have noticed stains and streaks showing up on your asphalt shingles. These stains look a lot like mold—but in fact, much of this so-called mold is actually blue-green algae. This mossy plant doesn’t do any structural harm to your roof, although it does decrease the curb appeal of your home. In less frequent cases, the streaks on the roof actually ...Read more >

10 Most Common Causes for Roof Leaks

July 6, 2020

woman holding bucket while water leaks from the roof.

Some of the most common roof leak causes include an aging roof, broken or missing shingles, clogged gutters, and chimney damage. If these problems are neglected, it can be disastrous for the structure of your home. While you may want to save yourself money or avoid spending the time to fix the issue, be forewarned—not addressing the leak could end up costing you far more money in the long run. Here are some of the many roof leak causes that ...Read more >

Buying a New Home? – Roof Inspection Guide & Checklist (2020)

July 6, 2020

Man in red hat and shirt on top of ladder inspecting roof.

If you’re in the process of buying a new home, you’re probably dealing with a flurry of emotions. You’re excited about the future, but stressed about all that’s on your to-do list before you get settled. But amid all the shopping for new furniture and planning the landscaping, don’t forget to check the roof of the new house to make sure there’s no damage. Roof repair and replacement could cost you thousands of dollars, and it’s important to know what ...Read more >

Checklist: 9 Roof Maintenance Tips

June 8, 2020

Top of house with a nicely laid out roof of asphalt shingles.

Roof replacement can cost tens of thousands of dollars. But did you know you can save money and prolong the life of your roof through regular roof maintenance? While every roof will eventually need to be replaced, proper roof maintenance can keep your shingles in good condition and protect your home from damage for years to come. Check out our roof maintenance tips to learn how to extend the life of your roof. 1. Check Your Shingles The first step ...Read more >

Aphalt Shingle Roofs vs. Metal Roofs: The Ultimate Guide

May 29, 2020

side by side photo of metal roofing and asphalt roof.

If your roofing needs to be replaced, there are a number of options available to you. The aesthetic appearance of your roof is one thing, and the performance of your roof is another major factor. Of course, the cost of a new roof is significant, and there is a large range of pricing depending on the type of roofing you choose. There are two major categories of roofing available, each with several options of its own. The major choice many ...Read more >

6 Steps to Clean your Gutters Properly

May 29, 2020

man clearing out roof gutter that is full of leaves and debris.

Gutters are installed along the eaves of your roof to catch rainwater and send it into downspouts. They’re an essential part of your home drainage system, and without them, your siding, foundation, windows, and doors could be more at risk of flooding and water damage. Keeping Those Gutters Clean Cleaning out your gutters should be at the top of your spring and fall to-do list. Gutter maintenance is necessary to keep your gutters free of sticks, leaves, and other debris ...Read more >

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