Dead Leaves and the Threat They Pose to Your Roof

Dead Leaves and the Threat They Pose to Your Roof

Having trees growing right next to your house can have its upsides; they provide free shade in summer and support a picturesque aesthetic. But all trees shed, as well. Deciduous trees shed their leaves in the fall (as well as blossoms in the spring), and evergreens may shed all year round. Here are some facts about how these shed leaves can be a threat. Continue reading

4 Signs Your Shingled Roof Needs Intervention

4 Signs Your Shingled Roof Needs Intervention

As a homeowner with a shingled roof, you need to be able to tell when your roof is at the end of its life. Knowing when your roof is near the end of its life will allow you to take preventative action to extend the life of your roof and to budget and plan for a new roof. Continue reading

Copper Exterior Accents: The Benefits for Your Home

Copper Exterior Accents: The Benefits for Your Home

Architectural design values copper, and it has for a long time. Churches and cathedrals erected hundreds of years ago still stand protected by their original copper doors and roofs. The metal does not just keep its beauty over time, but improves with age.

The decision to add copper to your home exterior is one that will reward you in value, beauty and durability. Here are some of the benefits you’ll experience.

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3 Reasons to Tear Off Rather Than Overlay Your Roof

3 Reasons to Tear Off Rather Than Overlay Your Roof

When replacing your roof, you can either choose an overlay, where your roofing contractor places another layer of shingles over your current shingles, or have the existing roof torn off before putting on the new layer. As you can no doubt guess, an overlay is less work for your contractor, which means it can save you money in the short term. Continue reading

4 Benefits of Well-Balanced Roof Ventilation

4 Benefits of Well-Balanced Roof Ventilation

Roofing ventilation is a critical part of roof health. Your roof can either have not enough ventilation, causing air to stagnate, or ventilation that’s unbalanced or, in some cases, even too forceful. Here are four benefits well-balanced ventilation can bring to you and your home. Continue reading

Maintaining Your Foam Roof

Maintaining Your Foam Roof

Foam roofing is a durable, lasting, lightweight covering that can be applied to your roof. The unique nature of a foam roof makes it compatible with any type of roof. Good for both commercial and residential structures, foam coverings offer the following benefits:

  • They insulate your building and help provide more controlled temperatures, crucial in the hot Arizona climate.
  • Once applied, foam roofing material helps block outside noises, offering a quieter interior.
  • As an additional layer of protection, foam roofing can help eliminate leaks.

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Does Your Home Need a New Roof When You Sell?

Does Your Home Need a New Roof When You Sell?

Selling your home is a serious decision. To get the most profit on your investment, your home should be sound and appealing to buyers.

The existing roof on your home is either a benefit to selling your home quickly or a potential fallback, depending on its current condition. Should you put a new roof on your home before you sell? Use this guide to help you, along with the assistance of your roofing specialist. Continue reading