Custom sheet metal has traditionally been used as a roofing material, but thanks to modern advances in technology and the growing importance of sustainability to the building community, this material has been used in both residential and commercial settings even more frequently. Switching to a metal roof can increase the value of your home and […]
Spring is a naturally huge season for home improvement and cleaning projects as homeowners look to shake off winter’s cold and look forward to the heat and activities of summer. One of such projects to consider for this season is roof cleaning. This is because taking the time to engage in proper roof maintenance and […]
Every year, the United States averages 11 million tons in shingle waste, with around 8.8 million tons coming from the country’s most popular residential roofing material: asphalt shingles. It can take up to 300 years for asphalt shingles to completely decompose, so recycling is a great way to reduce waste.
Fact: A cool roof bounces back heat from the sun to lower rooftop temperatures. While a black roof that absorbs sunlight can heat up, reaching up to 190 degrees Fahrenheit during summer, temperatures on a reflective roof can be up to 60 degrees lower. This offers an overall reduction in the heat that a roof […]
Roof leaks are sometimes not good at hiding, but their sources are. While one doesn’t need to be an expert to track them down successfully, it requires sound investigative skills to do the job safely and efficiently.