In part one of this two-part blog series, we discussed improper asphalt shingle nailing. We explained how improper nailing can cause premature roof failure. In today’s article, we will discuss asphalt shingle nailing best practices instead. The Right Kind of Roofing Nails There are many different kinds of roofing nails, made of different materials and […]
The roofing contractor you choose for your roof replacement project has a major effect on your new roof’s performance, durability and longevity. If the person makes mistakes during your roof installation, then your new roof will probably fail earlier than you expected. One of the most common mistakes performed by inexperienced roofers is improper shingle […]
Your roof is one of the most important parts of your home so it’s vital that you keep up with its maintenance as much as possible. While some of the damage that your roof sustains can be easy to spot, there are also some signs that are difficult to see, especially at ground level. With […]
Installing a new roofing system isn’t something that can be done in a day. However, this doesn’t mean that you have to be taken by surprise by what a roof replacement project entails. In fact, most roofing contractors will inform you of what you can expect before, during and after your roofing installation.
While it’s all right to look for the most affordable roofing options, keep in mind that your roof is an important investment. That said, using the best materials can add to the costs of your roof replacement. In addition, material choice isn’t the only factor that can increase the overall costs of the project.