Advantages of a Clay Tile Roof

Clay tile has been a favorite roofing material for thousands of years. Even the Ancient Greeks and Romans used clay tile on their roofs. Over the past few years, this roofing material has been a favorite of homes and businesses throughout the American Southwest. While there’s no doubt that clay tile roofs add a striking […] Read more »

Common Locations for Roof Leaks

Left unattended, roof leaks can cause some serious and costly problems. Knowing which locations are more prone to form leaks will help you to more easily find them and will give you plenty of opportunity to call a roofing contractor to repair the leaks before too much damage is done. Water stains on the rooftop, […] Read more »

The Important Function of Roof Drip Edges

All too often, roofers don’t install metal edging or roof drip edges. These corner-shaped metal strips are left completely out of many roofing bids, even though most shingle roof manufacturers recommend them and include instructions on how to install the edges in the manuals that come with their roofing products. Roof drip edges perform a […] Read more »

What about Metal Roofing Shingles

The advantages of metal roofing has been obvious since it was first released to the masses, however, in the beginning, few wanted to use it for the simple fact that it did little to enhance the beauty of a home. However, over time engineers developed methods of adapting the material to fit the aesthetic needs […] Read more »

A Garden on Your Rooftop

While some may scoff at the idea of farming in the city, the truth is that a lot of food could be grown within city limits, if more businesses and apartment dwellers embraced the concept of rooftop gardening. In most given cities, there are tens of thousands of square miles of flat rooftop capable of […] Read more »

The Advantages of Metal Roofs

If you are in the market for new roofing, then you won’t want to overlook the many styles and colors of metal roofing now available. There are many advantages of using this type of material atop your home. Go Green and Save Green With the top coats that are now sprayed on the metal roofing, […] Read more »