Whenever people talk about roofs and roofing issues, most people just assume that it is caused by rainwater seeping from outside. However, there are a few things that can cause a leak even with a completely intact roof.
What do soffit boards do, and does every home really need them? Yes, all homes – except for those without an overhang – need them. A soffit board is an essential component of a roofing system because it can protect your roof from moisture damage. How does the soffit board do that?
It’s a given that you should always vet a contractor before hiring one. However, the vetting process can be tedious and time-consuming, and not all homeowners have the time to vet prospective contractors. Fortunately, there are several ways to speed up the vetting process without compromising any of the results. One of them is to check the memberships of a professional roofing contractor in trade organizations, such as the National Roofing Contractors… Continue Reading
Storms and natural wear are the most common causes of roof damage. When your roofing system has been compromised, you can either have it repaired or replaced. Depending on how serious the problem is, one in those two options will make more sense. A residential roof replacement expert gives tips to help you determine whether you should repair or replace your roof. Consider How Old Your Roof Is Asphalt roofing systems last… Continue Reading
The cost for roof repair services can go beyond your budget if the project is not planned properly. Some roofing issues need to be addressed immediately since you can’t afford to ignore them and spend for more repairs. Of course, part of knowing how much you need to spend on your project is to get a roofing estimate from your hired contractor. But what should you expect from your home’s… Continue Reading