Spotting Roof Trouble Early

Spotting Roof Trouble Early

  • The Pros and Cons of APP Modified Bitumen Roofing

    Choosing the right commercial roofing material for a low slope or flat roof on a building can be daunting. There are so many options available today including several thermoplastic varieties as well as classic bitumen roofing that it can be difficult to know what's really best for your business. One classic option is APP modified bitumen, or atactic polypropylene modified bitumen, an option that has been in use for decades. But is it right for you?

  • 4 Things About Asphalt Shingles You Might Like To Know

    Asphalt shingles are a popular type of roofing for homes because the roofing is attractive, durable, and more affordable than other types of roofing. You may want to choose an asphalt shingle roof when you need a roof replacement. If you're worried about the condition of the roof you have now, call a residential roofing company to see if your old shingles are near the end of their lifespan. Here are four things you might want to know about asphalt shingles and their installation.

  • Home Roof Leak Problems Extend beyond Water Damage

    A leaky roof can cause widespread water damage to your home, leading to a compromised structure that no longer meets its performance imperatives. While water damage to property is dreadful, it is not the only problem that roof leaks can cause.  The water entering your home interiors through the roof can create many problems if ignored. Read along to acquaint yourself with a few other issues caused by a leaky roof.

  • Tips for Cleaning a Dirty Residential Roof

    Does your home have a roof with streaks on it that don't look good? Do you want to clean the roofing material to fix it? If so, it will help to know a few tips for cleaning a roof. Read more about roofing tips and residential roofing services below. Keep Safety In Mind Cleaning your roof is a time when you really need to keep safety in mind. A roof is going to be wet once you start cleaning, which can be a potential safety hazard to anyone walking on the roof's surface.

  • What To Look For In A Roof Repair Estimate

    Are you in need of a new roof on your home? Are you looking to hire a local roofing contractor to get the job done? If so, you'll want to know about what to look for in your estimate.  The Roof Components It's important for a roofing contractor to break down all of the roof components that will be installed on your roof, with costs for each individual line item. This includes decking replacement, drip edges, ventilation, ice and water shield, underlayment, flashing, and the shingle material itself.

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Spotting Roof Trouble Early

Do you know how to tell if you have problems with your flashing, loose shingles, or damaged tar pitch? Well, I didn't either until I experienced some of those issues on my own. One day, I realized that my roof was leaking and that I needed to find a solution fast. After contacting a professional roofing company, they were able to solve my troubles and teach me the signs of trouble. I want you to avoid the same types of hassles, which is why my blog is filled to the brim with information about roofing and home ownership. You never know, these tips could really come in handy!