The kind of vent installed on your roof is just as important as the type of shingle attached to its exterior. How do you pick the right vent for your roof? Here’s an overview of the common types of vents and their respective pros and cons:
Investing in a new roofing system won’t be a daunting experience, especially when you know the bases to cover. One of the most important is your choice of roofing contractor. It’s not enough to know that the contractor is licensed, bonded and insured – your choice should be certified by a top roofing manufacturer as well. [Read more…]
Given how your asphalt roofing is constantly exposed to the elements, it will sustain wear and tear over time. This is called “weathering”, the normal aging process for most types of roofing systems. While shingles may look visibly weathered, it doesn’t necessarily mean that they’re damaged. There are a couple of factors, however, that can accelerate the process of roof aging. [Read more…]
Despite metal panels’ durability and versatility, a lot of homeowners are hesitant about installing them on their roofs. This is mostly thanks to widespread misconceptions about metal roofing. Today, we debunk some of those myths.