February 10, 2020
Your roofing system is one of your home’s largest and most complex components, ensuring that your living spaces remain dry and safe from extreme weather conditions. So, it's important to work with an experienced roofer to make sure it remains protected against the elements. But how do you tell if a roofing contractor is actually worth hiring? One way is by looking for the HAAG® certification.
February 3, 2020
Keeping your roof in tip-top shape is crucial - not only because it protects your home from extensive water damage all year round. The existing condition of your roof is actually relevant to homeowner’s insurance as well - affecting your roofing premiums.
December 20, 2019
Your roof is such an essential component of your home. And much like in buying replacement windows, you have to ensure that you're making a well-informed decision when selecting a roof material. Familiarize yourself with the benefits and drawbacks of a specific type of roofing so that you'll have a better idea of how you can properly maintain it. For instance, if you're considering EPDM (ethylene propylene diene monomer) roofing, one of the things you should consider is roof shrinkage.
October 28, 2019
The life of a slate roof depends on the type of rock used. Some of the hardest, heartiest kinds are purple slate, non-fading green slate and grayish-black Buckingham slate, which can last for up to 200 hundred years. Meanwhile, softer slates have a lifespan of at least 90 years.
November 21, 2018
You’ve probably heard this before: your roof is only as good as its installation. No matter how high-quality, durable, and expensive your roofing material choice may be, if it’s not installed or applied properly and according to industry standards, it’s bound to fail prematurely. This is why it’s important that you carefully choose the commercial roofing contractor to hire and work with.