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 […]
America’s idea of what constitutes a classic home has certainly changed over the years. Things that were considered a classic in the 1910s look a lot different than the things we consider a classic today. Learning about these different historical trends will help you plan for your home improvement projects.
Modern roofing materials combine good looks, energy efficiency and durability. In today’s roofing industry, developments to improve product performance and energy efficiency are at the forefront.
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.