At first glance, a roof overlay may seem more cost-effective than a roof replacement. However, it’s likely to cost you more in the long run.
With the hot summer months here, one of the top problems that many roofing contractors encounter isn’t curling, buckling or other kinds of exterior roofing damage. In fact, it has a lot to do with the innards of the roofing system caused by poor attic ventilation. A poorly ventilated attic cannot contain heat and moisture, causing indoor discomfort. With poor ventilation, daily activities like showering, cooking and doing the laundry can cause… Continue Reading
Once you’ve come up with a list of prospective contractors to work with, it doesn’t end there. You need to narrow the list down further to one contractor who is trustworthy and skilled enough to tackle your roof replacement project. However, what are the ways to vet out who’s the cream of the crop among your choices? One of them is contacting your roofer’s references to get their experiences while… Continue Reading
Your home can do without certain things, but a roof isn’t one of them. This is what it’s important to take care of your roof properly, and the best way to do this is through preventive inspection and maintenance. Routine maintenance can go a long way in extending the lifespan of your roofing system.
Your roofing system is far from just one big, complete structure. It is composed of different parts and materials that play a vital role in protecting your home from the elements. One of these components is also the most under-discussed one: the flashing. If this component fails, it can cause all sorts of issues for your roofing system.