10 Roofing Terms You Need to Know

When talking with a roofing contractor you may find yourself confused with some of the lingo that is being thrown around. Talks of eaves, rakes, flashing can all go over the head of most homeowners but that’s ok as we’ve come up with a list of 10 roofing terms that...

How Ice Damages Roofs

Every winter homeowners across the colder portions brace for the inevitable onslaught of snow and ice. Snow and ice can potentially cause large amounts of damage to the entire roofing system so how does ice damage roofs? Let’s look at a few of the issues that arise...

How to Identify a Roof Leak

Just like any other part of your home your roof may need some extra attention or maintenance every now and then. One of the biggest enemies to a roofing system is the dreaded roof leak. Often, knowing what you’re up against is half the battle so how do you identify a...

How Rain Damages Roofs

If weren’t for Mother Nature most roofs would last several years longer than they do today, but that’s why you have a roof in the first place, to protect your home against the elements. While you may know of a few elements that are bad for your roof like hail or ice,...

Can You Repair Your Roof Yourself?

If you live in an area prone to severe weather such as hail and high winds you may get tired of constantly calling on a roofing company to come out and make small repairs. You may start to wonder, can you repair a roof yourself? Well the answer to that is varied but...

How Condensation Damage Roofs

Most homeowners know that moisture inside of your home can cause a myriad of problems. This moisture can find several different ways inside of your home through leaks or other means. It is possible that you’ve walked into your attic only to find that everything is...