How To Repair An Open Seam On A Steel Roof
8 August 2016
If you have a steel roof on your home, garage, or barn, then this roof will last a long time before a repair is needed. In most cases, a steel roof will last 60 years before needing to be replaced. You may see some damage before a brand new roof needs to be installed, and repairing the damage can help to prolong the life of your roof. The cracking and breaking of the rubber washers that hold the steel fasteners in place is one common issue you might see.
The Pros & Cons of Drone Roof Inspections
5 August 2016
The National Association of Home Builders recommends that you have your roof inspected every three years. During an inspection, a residential roofing contractor will look for signs of damage to your roof. Damage can allow rain and moisture to seep in and cause further damage to the roof or even leaks inside of your home. Traditionally, these roof inspections are done by a contractor going on top of your roof and visually inspecting it.
Understanding And Repairing Fish Mouthed Asphalt Shingles
29 July 2016
Asphalt roofs are the most common and popular types of roofs due to the low cost and availability of the materials. Asphalt will last some time as well, but you will generally notice some telltale signs of damage across your business if your roof is left in place for longer than 30 years. The fish mouthing of shingles is one fairly apparent sign of wear and tear. Keep reading to learn what fish mouthing is and how you can deal with the problems.
Tips To Help You Prevent Home Insurance Companies From Raising The Roof On Your Premiums
15 July 2016
American homeowners pay a national average of roughly $952 a year for home insurance, which is supposed to cover damages to your home, including damages sustained by your roof. However, premium rates can often fluctuate depending on certain factors. For instance, the type of roof you have and even the age of your roof can determine how much you end up spending on home insurance. Fortunately, there are some ways you can keep home insurance costs to a minimum.