roofing questions answered
You probably don't spend a ton of time thinking about your basement, especially if it's an "unfinished" basement that's used for storage purposes. But when it comes to regular house maintenance, you should get into the habit of periodically checking in on how things are going downstairs. Here are three tips to help keep your basement foundation in sold shape.
Don't Let Small Cracks Go
If you see a small crack forming on your basement wall, you might just wave it off as a sign of age.
No roof lasts forever, and asphalt shingle roofs don't usually last as long as other types of roofs. However, installing a new roof is expensive, and if your existing roof has limited damage you may be wondering if a replacement is really necessary. In some cases a total replacement isn't necessary, so check out these four reasons your roof may be a good candidate for an asphalt shingle overlay instead of a new roof:
Metal roofs attract considerable myths and half-truths. Some people believe that metal roofs are noisy or attract lightning; fortunately, most of these aren't true at all. However, one thing that many people get right is that metal roofs do rust, and rusted metal roofs wear out faster than others. Here are some of the common forms of rust that may attack your metal roof:
Like the name suggests, underside corrosion affects the underside surfaces of metal roofing products.
Your home should be your sanctuary, a place of rest and relaxation; however, if you have animals roaming your rooftop, it's anything but. Whether you're tucked away in the quaint woods of the countryside or in the suburbs, where feral creatures are being seen more and more frequently, wild animals coming too close for comfort is a big problem for homeowners everywhere. Although you might prefer to declare detente with the creatures surrounding you, as opposed to fighting them off, this isn't really a situation you can ignore.
The spring and summer months are common times of year for roofing repairs. Heavy spring rains, for example, can make even small roof leaks very obvious and problematic. Severe summer storms and high winds can also result in unexpected roofing problems. Fortunately, there are a few steps all homeowners can take before the hotter months of the year hit to better prepare their roofs and homes for summer.
Schedule a Roofing Inspection
Are you planning a roofing project on your home? Are you looking for information about the different types of roofing materials? Do you want to know what roofing will last the longest, be most affordable now and in the long run, or want to know how much it will cost to have each roofing type installed on your home? Well, you are in luck - I have done all of the research legwork for you! Visit my website to learn everything that I have learned over the last few months while trying to choose the type of roofing that I was going to have put on my home.
You probably don't spend a ton of time thinking ab …
No roof lasts forever, and asphalt shingle roofs d …
Metal roofs attract considerable myths and half-tr …
Your home should be your sanctuary, a place of res …
The spring and summer months are common times of y …