Understanding the Importance of Roof Boots

Your roof is a key player in your home’s protection. Keeping it in top-notch condition is crucial for safeguarding the investment you’ve made in your home. One often overlooked but crucial aspect of roof maintenance is the proper care and attention to roof boots. These small yet powerful components are instrumental in preserving your roof’s […]

Can Hail Damage My Roof?

hail damage to a roof

Hail is a common occurrence during thunderstorms, especially in the spring and summer months. While hail can be fun to watch (who hasn’t run to the window to peek out at a hail storm?), it can also cause serious damage to buildings, cars, and other objects that are caught in its path. One of the […]

5 Tips to Prepare Your Roof for Storm Season

rain coming off of a roof

The summer season brings along with it barbeques, pool days, and fun in the sun! However, it also brings along the threat of severe weather conditions. Hurricane season officially runs from June 1st to November 30th; and we are heading into peak storm season, which normally occurs around mid-August. Although hurricanes are not really a […]

How Long Does an Asphalt Roof Last?

asphalt roof

One of the most common questions we get when we meet with a homeowner is “How long should my roof last?” Most homeowners expect their roofs to last at least 20 or 25 years — after all, that is what the warranty states! The truth is the life expectancy of an asphalt roof is greatly […]

Roof Replacement Basics

roof replacement

Replacing a roof isn’t something that most people do every day (unless you’re in the roofing business!) – but it’s something that many homeowners will face at some point. It can be an expensive endeavor, and it pays to know what signs to look for to determine if you need a new roof, what to […]

Considering Solar? Here’s What You Need to Know

Solar panels

Have you been thinking about making the switch to solar power? With more and more people looking for ways to reduce their carbon footprint, switching over to solar energy is becoming a popular choice. Solar installation is becoming a more viable option for many homeowners due to state and federal incentives, making it easier for […]

Roof Spring Cleaning Checklist

As the weather warms up and the days get longer, many homeowners start to knock off tasks from their spring cleaning list – wash windows, deep clean carpets and scrub the floors and bathrooms. One item that shouldn’t be overlooked is spring cleaning the roof! This task can help you stay ahead of expensive repairs. […]

Common Causes of Roof Leaks

rain on roof

If you are a homeowner, there is no doubt that the roof over your head is one of the most crucial parts of your house. Not only does it provide protection from the elements and other potential sources of damage, but it can also be an attractive feature for potential buyers if you decide to […]

Tips to Safely Remove Snow from Your Roof

snow covered roof with a roof rake

Winter storm heading your way? While newly fallen snow can make for a great photo opp, the weight of a new snowfall can be stressful on your roof and home. Not only can it damage shingles and the roof structure, but it can also lead to ice dams when it melts and then refreezes. How […]

How to Prevent Ice Dams

During the cold, snowy winter months, you may notice the roofs of many homes – even your own home – are lined with icicles after a snowfall. While these may look pretty and magical, these icicles, or ice dams, can become problematic for a homeowner. Ice dams form when heavy snow melts during the day, […]