Category Archives: Residential Roofing

How do you stop condensation on a metal roof?

What is the best type of metal roof? Metal roofing is no longer just for barns and industrial type buildings. We see metal rooftops on homes in every neighborhood today, from basic homes to the more elaborate, expensive homes. Because homeowners, home builders, and insurance companies have learned that a metal roof is better in many ways over traditional asphalt […]

Are Soffit and Fascia Necessary?

Protecting the sides and under your roof Every home with a roof has soffit and fascia, and from things we read, they are important and necessary when it comes to gutter installation and roofing. So, what are soffit and fascia? The soffit is located where the roof and the siding meet and is part of the roof overhang. The fascia is the attractive, […]

Can a Roof Be Done in One Day?

How many days does it take to put on a new roof? If after a storm you’ve discovered a gaping hole in your roof, it’s obvious you’ll need emergency roofing—fast. But, depending on the situation, getting a new roof installed can take time. In an emergency situation, you might be able to get a new roof put on in a […]

Are Impact Resistant Shingles Worth It?

Are impact resistant shingles worth it? The expense of repairing or even replacing your roof after a storm, especially if it hails, could be a nightmare for you. If you worry about roof damage every time it storms, to ease your mind, you might want to consider impact resistant shingles. These shingles are specifically designed to weather hail and high […]

How Much Does a Corrugated Metal Roof Cost?

Quality metal roofing Before we answer that question, let’s answer what does corrugated metal roofing means exactly? Corrugated defines anything with a surface that has alternate grooves and ridges. Those grooves and ridges on metal panels are corrugated metal roofing and the panels can interlock with each other.  Where this differs from standing seam metal roof, the panels are constructed of interlocking metal panels […]

What are asphalt roof shingles made of?

What type of roof shingles are best? There are many types of materials that can be used for roofing a house. Asphalt shingles, ceramic tile, metal, wood shingles, and others, with asphalt roof shingles being the most common. A home with an asphalt shingle roof, pros and cons are many, and both make a good case in either direction, especially […]

What Are the Best Metal Roofs?

Learn More About Metal Roofing Metal roofing is a great way to up the value of your home while providing superior protection to weather, everyday wear and more! More and more residents, industries and commercial businesses have taken them under their wing as metal roofing benefits are countless. What’s more, their design is modern and sleek enough that you can […]

What is Included in a Roof Inspection?

How Much Does it Cost to Inspect a Roof? Roof inspections are an essential part of the home-buying process. Roof inspections can give a homeowner or potential buyer the satisfaction of knowing whether or not any repairs are necessary, and what the condition of the roof is. According to some national cost estimates, the average range for a roof inspection […]

What Is A Standing Seam Metal Roof?

Have you ever noticed that when your shirt gets snagged as you are cleaning around your house that it doesn’t rip? Even if you had turned to do something else and felt it tug hard, it still is able to withstand the pressure. Your shirt’s ability to not rip is due to the strength of the seams that hold your […]

Getting a Roof Inspection Before You Sell: Is It a Good Idea?

Getting a roof inspection is never a bad idea. If you haven’t gotten one in a while, it may be time to do so, especially if you are about to sell your home. The reason for this is because if you go into selling your home with full disclosure that your roof is up to date and doesn’t have any […]