Proper Gutter Maintenance: What Does It Involve

Covered or not, any gutter system needs proper maintenance to perform its job correctly. Otherwise, you may have to deal with severe water damage when least expected. Since many homeowners don’t think about their gutters and downspouts until they act up, you must take these maintenance duties seriously to avoid huge headaches: Read more »

The Many Benefits of Proper Attic Ventilation

Adequate attic ventilation is one of the unsung heroes of a functional and long-lasting roofing system. At first, it sure seems counterintuitive to install insulation to trap warm, indoor air, and then intentionally allow cold drafts to come into the attic. However, the combination of proper insulation and ventilation matters in order to keep your […] Read more »

Metal Roofing Part 2: How to Choose the Right One

One of the reasons metal roofing has gained steam over the past decade is the new type of products that have hit the market. Gone are the days when metal was limited to the corrugated tin roofs traditionally found covering barns. Modern manufacturing techniques have given rise to more beautiful, durable, energy-efficient, fire-resistant, and lightweight varieties […] Read more »

Metal Roofing Part 1: Why It is an Excellent Investment

As far as residential properties are concerned, metal is now the second-most popular roofing material in America. A study released in 2016 revealed that its market share jumped from 8 percent to 11 percent between 2014 and 2015. Although asphalt shingles continue to cover more roofs than any other material, it’s clear that modern homeowners recognize metal’s […] Read more »