Can a Solar Panel Installation Void Your Roofing Warranty?

Some roofing systems like metal roofing are sturdy enough to hold several solar panels. However, regardless of whether your roof is strong enough or not, installing a solar power system on the roof involves drilling holes on the actual roof, and the first question that comes to the minds of almost every homeowner is, “Will […] Read more »

Pros and Cons of a Wood Shake Roof

There’s a certain natural appeal to a wooden shake roof that makes it a popular choice for many homeowners even during a time when better alternatives, such as slate and metal roofing, are available. Some high-end homes even prefer its rustic look to complement homes with country-style architecture. For all its visual advantages, they are […] Read more »

Mythbusting Common Metal Roof Beliefs

The use of metal roofing systems have spread from industrial facilities to residential construction. Metal’s popularity is thanks in large part to its strength and durability. Today, you can find metal roofing shingles that have the same appeal as the best-looking asphalt and slate shingles and outperform concrete tiles and wood shakes in terms of […] Read more »

Dealing With Hail-Damaged Roofing

Hail and Minneapolis go together like sunshine and Florida. In fact, there have been eight hail storms reported in the state in 2019 so far. This means homeowners (and roofing professionals) must always be wary of hail damage on roofing systems. Unfortunately, this type of problem is hardly visible and can remain undetectable for a […] Read more »