Gutter maintenance may sound like a lot of work, but it’s the simplest thing you can do to keep your home in good shape. How does removing fallen leaves in your gutters and downspouts go a long way? Garlock-French Corporation talks about its practical benefits:
Winter is generally bad for your roof’s health. Strong winds and heavy snowfalls can take turns in punishing your roofing system throughout the season. Garlock-French Corporation discusses the problems to watch out for during winter:
Metal makes for an excellent roof, but which kind of metal is the best? Garlock-French Corporation discusses the most popular choices on the market:
As a cool roofing material, metal is a popular choice to mitigate the urban heat island effect. However, many people consider it a disadvantage during winter because they believe it can increase the need for heating throughout the coldest months. While there may be some justification for that, the summer cooling benefits of a metal roof significantly outweigh its potential winter heating drawbacks.