Snow covered roofs can seem cozy and picturesque only in fairytale books because in real life if they are left unchecked can wreak havoc on the roof. When snow accumulates on the roof, the combination of freshly fallen snow and the melting and refreezing of snow can put a lot of stress on your roof. How to remove snow from the roof? There are several factors that determine the amount… Continue Reading
How can I stop roofing tiles from clogging the gutter system?
Your gutters can get blocked or clogged when anything falls in them and stays there causing them to stop draining properly. It leads to water overflowing from the sides of the gutter and falling near the area of your home’s foundation. Gutters are essentially placed in your home so as to ensure that the foundations are safeguarded from the damages caused by water. This is because the gutter system helps… Continue Reading
Why do roof punctures happen and how to prevent them?
Most roof leaks occur when there is a puncture in the roof membrane. No matter what type of roofing you have and irrespective of how many layers of asphalt roofing systems there are, it is susceptible to punctures. Once the weather starts to improve, you see more and more activity on the roof such as maintenance works, appliance repairs, and others. The increase in rooftop work also leads to the… Continue Reading
Why Should We Hire a Professional rather than DIY For Roof Replacement?
The roof of the house is the first line of defense against nature’s elements. Therefore, proper roof maintenance is essential to keep the structure healthy and extend its longevity. As a homeowner, you may need to repair your roof at regular intervals due to wear and tear over time. Most homeowners feel that repairing a roof themselves will save them money but DIY can sometimes cause a bigger and more… Continue Reading
How to make your roof summer ready
Your roof takes the beating in the summer season, between intense sunlight, scorching heat, and high winds it is natural that your roof experiences some wear and tear. Since the roof is an integral part of your home, it must be in a good condition all the time. During summers, the heat absorbed by a roof raises the temperatures inside the house, leading to increased air conditioning requirements which as… Continue Reading