Your roofing system can be one of the most complex features of your home. It is more than just the shingles and gutters. Beneath it is a layer called an underlayment. This is designed to be installed under all your roofing materials as an extra layer of water penetration protection from weather damage and other […]
Most homeowners believe that their roof is in good shape until it starts leaking or shows explicit signs of water damage. Missing shingles and water stains on the ceiling indicate that the roof has suffered water damage and needs repair. Homeowners need to pay attention to these warning signs and get the necessary storm damage […]
While you keep yourself safe inside, the home exteriors take the impact of strong winds, heavy rainfall or hail. Oftentimes, the roofing system suffers the most. Significant wind damage can lead to severe shingle blow-offs that can expose roof decking, causing leaks and other interior damage.
Asphalt shingle roofing is easily the most popular type of roofing in the country. If you have an asphalt shingle roof, you should be aware of the presence of asphalt shingle granules. What are these granules, and what do they say about your roof?
The roof is considered one of the most complex parts of your home. Aside from the shingles that people can see from outside, it is made up of many components that allow it to function as an effective barrier against the elements. Two of these components are the rafters and trusses. What are they, and how […]