Replacing My Old Roof

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Replacing My Old Roof

When a leak appeared in my ceiling, I realized immediately that I might have an issue with my roofing. As soon as it stopped raining, I fetched a ladder and climbed on top of my roof to see what the problem was. I was devastated with what I found. My roof was missing shingles, and it looked like there was water pooling in certain areas. I knew that I couldn't repair the issue on my own, which is why I turned to a professional roofing contractor. They came out, inspected the damage, and recommended repairs. This blog is all about signs of roofing issues, so that you know when to replace your roof.

3 Questions To Ask Before Hiring Any Roofing Contractor

Do you have a roof that is leaking and needs to be repaired? Are you having trouble deciding who you should hire for the task of repairing or replacing your roof? In some areas, there may be dozens or even hundreds of choices when it comes to companies and contractors who will repair your roof. In order to narrow down the choices, asking the right questions is extremely important. If you've never had to deal with getting a roof repaired, here are a few of the most important questions that you should be asking: Read More 

Signs Of Gutter Problems

Gutters are designed to protect your home's eaves, siding, and foundation. Unfortunately, minor issues can lead to your guttering causing more harm than good. Knowing the trouble signs is vital if you want to avoid major problems like moisture damage. The following guide can help. Trouble sign #1: Furrowing around the foundation In homes where there are no gutters, furrows form in the soil along the dripline of the roof. If you have gutters and furrowing is occurring, then you have a problem. Read More 

3 Easy Home Improvements That Truly Up The Value Of Your Home

Even though your home may be appraised at a certain value, it does not mean that value will remain the same forever. In fact, it is somewhat in your hands as a homeowner whether your home goes up or down in value with age. Even though houses tend to lose value gradually as they age, this deterioration of home value can be slowed if you consistently make amendments and upgrades to the property. Read More 

3 Reasons To Replace Your Roof With Copper

One of the best materials to consider when trying to replace a damaged or older roof is copper, typically because this material is extremely durable and can last for a very long time before needing to be replaced. Listed below are just three of the many reasons to replace your roof with copper. Copper Roofing Can Help Cool Down Your Home A huge reason to replace your roof with copper is that a copper roof can help cool down your home. Read More 

Don’t Forget to Prepare Your Roof Before You Go On Vacation

Whether you're going on a winter ski trip or already planning a spring break vacation, you obviously want to ensure that your house stays in good shape. For many, this means taking out the garbage, having the mail held, and adding some security. However, your roof also needs some care if you're going on a longer trip. A weekend away might not require a lot of thought regarding your roof, but if you're traveling for a substantial amount of time, take a few minutes to arrange for some help for your roof. Read More