If you’re a property owner or manager, chances are you’ve witnessed one too many roofs fail or deteriorate way before they’re supposed to reach the end of their service life. The good news is that there are ways to make a commercial roof last longer.
While the weather can indeed be harsh and unpredictable, a few measures can be taken to ensure that your roofing system stays intact even as strong winds blow. Here are five easy steps to follow for a windproof roof.
Asphalt is a common roofing material used all over America. One of the common problems with these shingles are curling, which is often attributed to wind damage. Yet, there are other causes as well.
With high temperatures expected to reach near record levels again this summer, homeowners are looking for ways to keep their home cool. Of course, air conditioners will remain summer must-haves. Many, however, don’t want the higher power bills that have been accepted as a given in summer.
Proper ventilation goes a long way in terms of extending the service life of your roof and maintaining its performance. But, what exactly does proper ventilation entail? What are the necessary components, and how does each of them function?