When faced with roofing issues, most people prefer to avoid any kind of lengthy discourse about the problem and just pay a roofing San Antonio team to fix it for them. However, if you don’t want to waste money or hire the wrong experts, it’s always a good idea to learn more about your roof and its components.
The decking is especially important, because it’s like the foundation for your entire roof. Decking structures can vary in size, shape and material, and can also constitute a significant problem when dealing with recurring...more
A metal roof is a great choice for homeowners looking to replace a roof. It's great curb appeal, long lifespan and resilience are just a few of the benefits that come along with metal roofing. So once you decide to go with a metal roofing system how do you ensure your roof stays in great shape? Here we will go over a few metal roofing tips.
Have your roof inspected
The harsh elements your roof endures is reason enough to have it inspected. Ideally, you should have your roof inspected twice a year or after a strong storm hits your area. Leaks can go...more
This summer it’s all about proper roof maintenance and preventing the severe roofing damage that has caused you to be forced to spend a lot of money on repairs in the past. The following recommendations are given by roofing experts to help you prepare for the worst, and prevent it from happening before any damage occurs:
· The first thing to do is to take measures to protect your roof and home against the heat of summer. Depending on your budget, this can mean anything from installing additional attic insulation to giving your roof a brand new coat or even replacing your...more
Depending on where you live, birds, insects and other pests can cause a lot of damage to your roof. Some birds might build their nests on your roof, introducing harmful debris that could clog your gutters and even damage the roof directly. Squirrels and possums can also cause at least some damage either by damaging your shingles and flashing directly or just through their constant marches across sensitive parts of your roof.
When it comes to rodents, birds, insects and other pests, you can never be too careful. Pooling and clogged gutters can often increase the amount of water or...more
If you notice damage on your residential roof, you might need to have your roof repaired by professionals, there are many skilled San Antonio roofing companies to choose from. Usually, when the damage is minor, DIY is an option. However, what if you’re not satisfied with the amount of energy your home uses for warming up or cooling off your environment? Also, what if your roof causes ventilation and insulation problems that cannot be fixed by any simple means? If that’s the case, you might want to consider switching to a modern,...more
One of the top roofing material choices for homeowners is the Asphalt shingle. What makes this easy to maintain roofing option so popular among homeowners is the overall cost, versatility, and durability of asphalt. Asphalt shingle roofs can protect virtually any kind of home and enhance its curb appeal. Here we will explore the various benefits of an Asphalt roofing system.
Your roof is such an essential part of your home that "keeping a roof over your head" is the very concept of what a home is. Maintaining your roof investment is crucial to...more
When it comes to commercial roofing, the roof designs and materials that are used can be more expensive and require more complex repairs than residential roofs. The following are a few of the main concerns to keep track of in order to prevent roof deterioration from getting out of hand:
· If you look inside your building, whether on the walls or in the attic – if applicable – you might notice signs such as mold, stains on the ceilings and walls, an increased number of parasites and insects, as well as a greater amount of moisture. These are typically signs that your damaged...more
From painting to landscaping to sudden repairs, owning a home often comes with several responsibilities. When it comes to maintaining a home some things can wait and others require more urgency than others. Here we list just a few home improvements that you should consider doing as soon as possible in order to avoid costly repairs later.
Adding insulation to key areas around your home can pay off in the long run. A good seal around windows and doors will not only keep the heat in the winter but will keep your house cool during the summer months....more
If you are currently in the process of choosing the material for your new roof, either because your old roof has come of age and needs to be replaced or because you are building a new home, here are the benefits offered by the most flexible and most diverse roofing material: shingles.
Variety in Design and Material
Tile shingles come in so many colors, textures, shapes and sizes that you can easily find the variety that suits the overall design of your home. Shingles are varied in terms of materials as well - concrete, metal, composite, slate and clay tiles are...more