Buyer Or Seller? Settling The Battle Over A Bad Roof

Purchasing a new home can be crazy –  searching for the perfect home, worrying about your offer being accepted, and stressing over your funding options. Let's not even talk about moving day, especially if you have 3 children and a dog. What if the home you just entered into a contract with apparently needs a new roof? The last thing you want to add to your list of worries is haggling over who's responsible for paying for the new roof – the buyer or the seller. [Read More]

Sunny Area: These Roofing Materials Help Keep It Cool

Living in an area where the sun is always shining can be fun. It also brings with it a number of challenges, one of which is keeping your home cool and your air conditioning bills affordable. When thinking of energy efficiency in a sunny area, you need to look up -- to your roof. Here are three roofing materials that will keep your home cool in spite of scorching sunshine. [Read More]

2 Tips For Keeping Your Siding In Good Shape

Installing siding on your home or repairing damaged siding is a rather substantial investment, so it only makes sense that you want to do whatever you can to keep that siding in great shape for as long as possible. Listed below are two tips that can help you keep your siding in good shape. Clean The Siding Regularly One of the most important things that you can do in order to keep your siding in good shape is to clean it regularly. [Read More]

Understanding Roofing Papers & How They Can Be Repaired

If you live in a hind wind area, then you may know that winds in your area reach a five, six, or seven on the Beaufort scale. This means that wind speeds are likely to reach speeds that are up to 50 or 60 miles per hour. While most asphalt shingles are rated to withstand these strong wind speeds, you may notice some significant damage across your roof if a fast moving branch hits your home. [Read More]