Roofing

Restoring metal shingles
Restoring metal shingles
Roofing
Metal shingles are very durable and are perfect for hard climates. They are also great because they do not need any hard maintenance. They just need an yearly checkup and maybe a few repairs because of the thermal movement. Debris Remove al ...

Clay tiles vs concrete tiles
Clay tiles vs concrete tiles
Roofing
Clay tiles are some of the most durable roofing materials on the market. Concrete tiles have also become popular because of their durability and properties. Here are the pros and cons of each of them. Clay tiles It is known that clay tiles ...

Adjusting roof shingles
Adjusting roof shingles
Roofing
Adjusting your roof shingles is very important as it will make your roof channel the water better and also it will look better. Avoid direct alignment when you are installing them and when you are making cuts. If they are improperly aligned, they ...

Why you should use cedar roof shingles
Why you should use cedar roof shingles
Roofing
Cedar is one of the best solutions for roof shingles. It is one of the most durable types of wood and it contains chemicals that help the wood to stay in a good shape. Here are a few of the advantages of using cedar wood shingles. Aesthetics ...

Cooling a flat roof
Cooling a flat roof
Roofing
Flat roof have the tendency of trapping heat. There are a few methods to reduce the heat absorption and keep your flat roof a lot cooler. This can reduce the costs with air conditioning in the summer time. Here are a few methods that can help you ...

Handling leaky roofs
Handling leaky roofs
Roofing
A roof leak is a big problem and it should be handled immediately. Water damage can lead to bigger structural problems. The integrity of your home is in jeopardy.Look for any signs of water and act accordingly. Now in order to find the source ...

Decorative shingles
Decorative shingles
Roofing
Roof shingles can be found in a wide range of colors, styles, patterns and materials. This allows you to create amazing roofs from unique patterns. Let your creativity flow in and stand out from other houses. Decorative styles No matter wha ...

Installing shingles on a valley roof
Installing shingles on a valley roof
Roofing
To make a roof valley waterproof you will need to pay great attention. The roof valley is where all the water and snow will gather and this area should be very durable and well covered. Paying special attention to this part of your roof will ensu ...

Re-shingle chimney holes
Re-shingle chimney holes
Roofing
If you want to remove a chimney of vent pipe from the roof, then you will obviously need to install some shingles over the hole. The tools and materials needed for the job are: Ladder Flat Pry Bar Bent Pry Bar Wood Screws Jigsaw D ...

Installing fiberglass shingles
Installing fiberglass shingles
Roofing
Fiberglass shingles are very similar to asphalt shingles. Many times they also have asphalt in composition. These are usually much more durable. They can last up to 25 years. Here are the tools and materials that will be needed: Extra People ...