Is Spray Polyurethane Foam Roofing Right For Your Home? Find Out The Pros And Cons Of Foam Roofing
4 August 2018
Spray roofing is a type of roofing that uses polyurethane foam to create a waterproof barrier on the roof. It is not a widely chosen method for roofing for various reasons. However, there are a few advantages to using spray foam roofing which may appeal to contractors. It really depends on the type of project you are doing and what you are looking for in a roofing material. This guide goes over multiple advantages and disadvantages of using spray polyurethane foam for roofing.
Four Common Flat Roof Problems In Snowy Climates
24 July 2018
In northern areas of the country that receive heavy snowfall, the trend is to put a steep pitch roof on homes and businesses. This is so the snow and ice loads can slide off rather than build up. A fact of life in northern towns, especially if they are small towns, is that the towns tend to have older downtown areas. "Main Street" is lined with 100-year-old brick buildings with flat roofs.
Reasons To Replace Your Old Roof Rather Than Add Shingles
8 July 2018
Replacing your old roof is often a better choice than adding a new layer of shingles. If your home already has two shingle layers, then replacing the roof is usually necessary due to the added weight of an additional roofing layer. Even if your roof only has one layer of shingles, replacing it could be a better decision than adding a second layer. Here's why.
Old Materials Are Stripped Off
Roof Leaking? Know How To Track It
18 June 2018
Roof leaks can be difficult to deal with, especially when it comes to tracking them down. The leak is not always directly over where water is coming in, which means you need to track the source of the leak down. These tips can help you track that leak on your own.
A roof leak will leave a stain behind. You'll want to follow the stain to try to locate the roof leak source.