Flat roofs are the most common option for commercial roof installations because they are cost-effective. However, you can get more value out of them if you know how to prevent common problems before they end up costing you a lot in repairs. Here are tips from our roof repair service experts that should help you out.
Having a roof that can keep your home cool is always a great thing, but which residential roofing systems can actually do that? The best local roofing contractors in the area have a rundown on two particular options – green roofs and white roofs.
Budgeting your for roof replacement can be a pretty daunting task. In fact, since there are so many factors that you need to consider, many first-timers often find the whole process confusing, frustrating and draining. Re-roofing is such a potentially costly project so you want to make sure everything goes according to plan, and, even then, it pays to have a few contingencies in place to prepare for some unforeseen problems.
You don’t need to be an expert on residential roofing systems to know that poorly maintained roofs are more vulnerable to wind damage than well-maintained ones. Wind-related damage can either be direct or indirect. Indirect wind damage is typically a result of objects (called ‘missiles’) thrown around by strong gusts of air. These missiles can displace tiles, damage shingles and dent sheet metal roofs. On the other hand, direct damage is caused by the wind itself without any external objects.