Warning Signs That It’s Time for a New Roof

Spring is finally here – and it’s the best time to complete any construction or repairs on your roof. Property owners will want to check for any damage that may have occurred over the winter months to ensure your roof is in the best working condition. It’s important to run a thorough roof inspection every… read more

What is Roof Pitch?

Understanding your roof pitch is critical to understanding your roof and its needs. At the most basic level, roof pitch is a measure of how steep your roof is. Roof pitch is calculated by measuring how many inches the roof rises vertically for every 12 inches of horizontal run. Why does this matter? Firstly, understanding… read more

Everything You Need to Know About Roof Condensation

The appearance of water stains on ceilings and walls usually leads to assumptions of a leaky roof. While a leaky roof may indeed be the problem, there could be another culprit causing the issue: condensation in the roof space. Under the right conditions, roof condensation can cause many of the same problems normally attributed to… read more

How to Replace Gutters

Gutter replacement is a job normally performed by professional roofing contractors. However, a homeowner with the right tools and a decent amount of DIY skill can more than likely handle the job. The key to successful gutter installation is to not take anything (or any step) for granted. The following is a step-by-step process on… read more

Winter Roof Repair: Repairs & Replacements That Can Be Done in Cold Weather

Winter roof repair seems counterintuitive to the human instinct for survival. After all, why risk life and limb going up on a snow and ice covered roof when spring will eventually arrive? The reality is that roofing problems don’t take a break between October and March. As such, roofing in cold weather is a necessary… read more

Common Winter Roofing Issues and How to Deal With Them

Winter weather is rarely a friend to either residential homes or commercial buildings. Roofs are especially vulnerable to weather conditions like snow, ice, and high winds. As such, winter roofing is tricky business. Both installation and maintenance of roofs during the winter months has to take into account a variety of natural elements along with… read more