You Don't Have To Climb On The Roof To Assess Its Condition
30 July 2018
Since roofs can deteriorate quickly and lead to extensive water damage once they start to fail, you should always keep a close eye on the condition of your roof. But what if you are afraid of heights or are otherwise unable to climb on a ladder? Thankfully, there are numerous signs of roof damage that you can spot without venturing onto the roof. Here are a few of them.
1. Granules Near Downspouts
Things You Should Do If You Notice Significant Roof Damage
11 July 2018
Suddenly discovering a major problem with your roof is every homeowner's worst nightmare. If this description fits your current situation, you are probably scrambling to get the issue taken care of. If you have significant roof damage on your home, here are some things to keep in mind.
Is It a Leak? Protect the Inside First
If the roof damage has resulted in water coming into the home, your first course of action should be to protect the interior of your property.
Have Roof Streaks? Know What Could Be Causing This Problem
22 June 2018
One area of your home that goes relatively unnoticed is the roof. You won't really start paying attention to it unless the roof starts leaking, you see visible damage, or there is discoloration with the shingles. In the latter situation, streaks could be caused by the growth of algae. Here is what you should know about these roof streaks, including why it happens and how to fix it.
Why Roof Streaks Appear
Exterior Updates To Improve The Energy Efficiency Of Your Home
2 June 2018
Your home is one of your biggest investments and you should do all you can to maintain its interior and exterior. As you make updates to your home's exterior, there are some additions you can make to decrease your home's energy consumption. Here are some tips to help you improve the exterior of your home and reduce your home energy bills.
Install Solar-Reflective Shingles
When you live in a warm climate that has a lot of sunny days, your home air conditioner's electrical bill can be quite high during the summer months.