Before roofing contractors place the shingles, they need to install the underlayment first. Roofing underlayment is essential in all modern roofs. It helps protect your home from water damage and improve its energy efficiency.
A roofing project is a significant investment. In fact, the average cost of a roof replacement—on a national level, at least—is about $7,000, with costs varying depending on several factors including your location and the materials chosen. Even so, it is possible for you to tackle this seemingly immense endeavor and still incur savings along the way.
Metal roofs are one of the best materials on the roofing market today. They are lightweight, easy to install and can fit in any home. However, because it is only a recent option for homeowners, they have several doubts about the product. Years of stone and wood can make a transition to metal daunting. [Read more…]
Roofing contractors advise homeowners to do preventive maintenance rather than reactive. While it makes sense to call for emergency repairs upon seeing serious damage (i.e. cracks in the roof, pools of water, etc.), this might be too late to save your roof. You can avoid this by planning ahead and maintaining your roof before problems occur. Learn the benefits of preventive maintenance here.
As roofing contractors, the best mark of excellence is the GAF Master Elite® certification. Provided by the most trusted roofing manufacturer in the country, only three-percent of all roofers in the country have it. This is because it takes the highest level of professionalism, dedication and training to achieve.