roofing basics and choosing replacement materials

Buying A Commercial Building? Reasons You Should Invest In A Roof Inspection

When you are looking to buy a commercial building, you will likely hire a commercial building inspector to complete an inspection. This is similar to a home inspection. As part of their inspection, they will briefly look at the roof. As such, you may think that you don't need the roof further inspected before purchasing unless they advise you otherwise. However, there are many reasons why it is wise to invest in a commercial roofing inspection regardless of whether the building inspector recommends it or not.   Read More...

Concrete Roof Styles To Consider

Concrete is one of the most diverse impractical construction materials. It is a great product for roofing shingles, especially on commercial buildings. There are many different shingle and tile styles that are made out of concrete. This article explains a few the most popular concrete roofing styles, and why they are so practical. Spanish Tiles Spanish style shingles are very popular in sunny environments. They originated in Spain, but you can now find them everywhere from the suburbs of New York, to commercial buildings in Southern California.   Read More...

3 Helpful Tips When Maintaining An Asphalt Shingle Roof

Installing an asphalt shingle roof on your home is a great idea because this material is affordable and comes in many different styles. It does require some maintenance, though, which doesn't have to be difficult if you remember these tips.  Keep Branches Away When branches get close to your asphalt shingle roof, significant damage could result when the wind picks up. Heavy storms move the branches back and forth, ripping apart asphalt shingles in the vicinity.   Read More...

4 Projects That Can Greatly Improve The Exterior Of Your Home

A home is more than just how it looks and feels inside. A home can look great on the outside, too. If you're not loving your own home, it may be time to explore some exterior projects that you can take on to make it look and feel even better. Many of these projects offer a simple way to improve your home. Keep reading to learn about some of the top projects that can greatly improve your home's exterior.   Read More...

Spring Has Arrived! Know How To Prep Your Roof

Now that the cold temperatures of winter have gone away for the year, it is time to start thinking about what needs to be done outside of your home to keep it properly maintained for the rest of the year. IT starts by performing some necessary roof maintenance that will keep it in great condition, and ensure that no damage was caused by the winter weather. Here are three things that you should do each year when spring arrives.   Read More...