5 Roof Upgrades to Consider

5 Roof Upgrades to Consider

As far as home improvement projects are concerned, roof repair tends to fly under the radar, as the updates are not necessarily obvious. However, it’s also a necessary evil: Typically, the roof of a home should be replaced every 25 to 30 years. Since these...
How Roof Pitch Determines Your Materials

How Roof Pitch Determines Your Materials

If you take a serious look around at different homes in your community, you will likely figure out quite quickly that the roofs are made of various materials. You might look at them and think that the decision was made purely for design purposes, or perhaps with a...
Roofing Calculator: Metal Roofing vs Asphalt Shingle

Roofing Calculator: Metal Roofing vs Asphalt Shingle

Metal Roofing vs Asphalt Shingles It goes without saying that the roof is one of the most important parts of any building, your home certainly included. If you are looking to have a new roof installed, the expense of doing so probably wears heavy on your mind. You...
Roof Types

Roof Types

What are the different roof types available and why does this matter? The roof is a vital part of the skin of a home, protecting all of the owner’s possessions and the interior structure of the house. There are a variety of options available when building a new...
Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Roofing Contractor

Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Roofing Contractor

Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Roofing Contractor How long have you been in business? Is your business local? Who owns your business, and for how long have they owned it? What jobs do you have that I can go to see? Who, exactly, will be installing my roof? Are the...
How Much Does A New Roof Cost?

How Much Does A New Roof Cost?

Your roof performs such an essential function that “keeping a roof over your head” is connected with the very idea of shelter. When maintaining your home, the best money you could spend will be on a new roof. In the United States, the average homeowner...
Will My Insurance Pay For My Roof?

Will My Insurance Pay For My Roof?

The quickest way to find out what’s covered or what is not is to contact the insurance provider directly. Coverage will often depend on many factors. This includes the age of the roof, what area you live in, and many other factors. It’s important to first...