Many homeowners think of the repair and maintenance of their homes as a redundant, time-consuming task. As with many other things in life, though, paying attention to the mundane isn’t only important, but also key to the longevity of your investment. For example, filter replacements and oil changes don’t really make a visible impact on your car, but are much more relevant to successful operation than, say, a new set of mag wheels or a paint job. With that in mind, we likewise highly recommend the need for regular, preventive roof maintenance. [Read more…]
Roof replacement is one of the smartest upgrades you can do for your home. Not only will it help spruce up your home’s appearance, it also has the potential to help you save on energy costs. It’s important to choose the right material, though, so you can maximize the full potential of this type of project. [Read more…]
A lot of homeowners often fail to inspect their homes after a storm, especially if there aren’t any apparent signs of a problem. When left unattended, however, storm damage can pose significant risks to your home, affecting both the value and usability of your property. [Read more…]
We talked about the process of and the need for roof care in the first two parts of this eBook. To cap things off, we next cover the additional benefits of roof cleaning and maintenance for your home.
A roof that lasts.
Roofing Contractor magazine says that around 80 percent of roofs are replaced prematurely, which is a big waste of money. A well-maintained roof that can potentially last for 30 years, for instance, can save you up to 50 percent over its entire lifespan, as opposed to a roof that may need to be replaced, say, every 15 to 20 years. [Read more…]
We talked about what roof care is and what it usually involves in Part One. Now, let’s discuss why the effort is worth it. [Read more…]