The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Weather Service says around 1,800 thunderstorms are happening at any given time. Lightning and flash floods are the greatest threats.
Regardless of whether you’re planning to sell your home or stay in it all your life, updating your home can have excellent returns on your investment. New roofing and siding can help brighten your home’s exterior while increasing its resale value. And, just in case you do decide to sell your home in the future, you can use the cost of home improvement projects to lower the taxes on the […]
Storm damage requires immediate attention, and you’ll probably try to hire a roofer as soon as possible. Just remember one thing: avoid storm chasers. Here are some tips to help you find the professional roofer for your needs:
There may come a time when you will have to make a choice between extending your roof’s life through repairs and starting afresh with a new roofing system. Rogers Roofing shares some insights into choosing between roof repairs and replacement.
Choosing a new roof for your home goes beyond just the color, material or style. Certain types of roofing systems tend to be more effective in certain climates, and so, they’re more effective in protecting your home from the elements. Rogers Roofing shares some tips on choosing the right roofing material for your home.
If you want your roof to last, you should keep it in good order. This means having good maintenance habits, which includes carrying out inspections on a regular basis, doing regular cleaning and upkeep, and fixing problems before they turn into major issues. Here’s a checklist of things you should do to ensure your roof’s longevity:
The underlayment is a roof component upon which the actual roof is placed. It basically is a foundation for the roof, and it is made based on the conditions where a home is located, taking into consideration the temperature and climate of any particular location to determine which material and design the underlayment requires. Why is it so important in the world of roofing? Here are some reasons:
As a responsible homeowner, it pays to know your roof’s basic anatomy. More than just learning about the parts that make up the whole, understanding how they affect each other matters to maintain the system.
Frequent changes in temperature and weather conditions can significantly affect your roof’s health. That’s why you need to have a plan in place to properly maintain your roof. Winters tend to be the most vicious on your system, but knowing how to protect your roof against ice and snow will provide you with the capability to maximize the life of your investment. Regardless of the season, though, it’s still essential […]