The Roofer's Blog

It’s the Perfect Time to Get Your Gutters Cleaned

Your gutter takes water from your roof and get’s it safely to the ground without any damage to your house. It’s an extremely important part of your roof. Keeping this part of your roof cleaned out...

Why You Should Have Your Roof Checked Before Winter

Here are a couple reasons why your roof should be inspected before the temperature drops. Having your roof inspected in the fall is one of the best times. The cool weather is a great temperature ...

Best Way to Complete a Water Test

Call the WATER TEST A water test is when you run water over a spot on your roof where you believe a leak is. Call the professionals and have the experts inspect your roof for a possible area that c...

The Plywood Under Your Shingles

PLYWOOD DETERIORATING If your home was built in the last year 20 years you most likely have a plywood as the first layer of your roof. The plywood on your roof should be 1/2 inch to 3/4 of an inch ...

Here’s Where I Find Peace

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE Today is International Day of Peace but it is something that is missing from many of our lives. Living in fear is not a safe way to live. I am learning that despite my b...

Patio Roofing Options

FALL IS COMING!! Patio Roofing Options We’re getting close to fall! Which means pumpkin spice lattes, pumpkin pies, carving pumpkins, and falling leaves. Fall is my favorite season for many re...

Here is How Shingles Are Installed

Click this video to see how shingles are installed and the art to making it perfect. Getting on a roof can be very dangerous. Make sure you have all the necessary safety precautions before getting ...

What is Flashing?

FLASHING NOT CRASHING Flashing keeps water from leaking into small spaces on your roof, like in between your shingles, pipes, chimney, and skylights. It is waterproof and goes over cracks and gap...

What is Hardie Board?

GONE AND COMING BACK AGAIN In 1901, Hardie Board was patented as the very first fiber, cement siding. In order to make Hardie Board, engineers mix together wood pulp, sand and cement. They then dry...

Standing Seam Metal Roofs

HAVE YOU HEARD? Ever heard of a Standing Seam Metal Roof? Me either. Till this week. I did some research on them and this is what I found.. Standing Seam Metal Roof is a roof that has a seam abo...