Rooftop Tips

8th Dec
tile roof

Setting Up Holiday Decorations On A Tile Roof

Many people enjoy decorating the outside of their homes for the Christmas season. One creative way to do this is to hang lights and other decorations from the tile roof. However, no festivities are worth the risk of damaging your roof – or yourself. Read on to learn more about how to decorate your tile roof safely and how to…

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30th Nov
silicone roof coating

The Pros And Cons Of Silicone Roof Coating

All types of rooftops will accumulate wear and tear over time. This will ultimately decrease their efficiency, and they won’t be able to provide the same level of protection to a building. In regards to your low slope/flat roof, your first thought might be to replace a roof when it begins showing signs of wear and tear, but there is a…

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28th Nov
roof replacement

Tips On How To Prepare For A Roof Replacement

So, you picked up on the signs you need a new roof and made the call to ABC Roofing. Now what? The roof replacement process is a major home improvement project but luckily there are simple steps you can take to help the process go smoothly and quickly. 1. Clear Your Walls While your roofing contractor works, they’ll do a fair…

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25th Nov
skylight leaking

Why Is My Skylight Leaking?

Have you ever wondered why some rooms in a home are more inviting than others, or why you are more productive at work when seated near a window? The answer to both those questions is “natural light.” People are automatically drawn to areas of natural light, and homes with large windows tend to have more retail value. If an area…

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23rd Nov
replace a roof

Important Things To Consider When Replacing A Roof

When your roof shows signs of wear and tear, it’s time to consider roof replacement. But roof replacement can be a big project, especially if you don’t know where to start. You must ensure that you choose the right roofing material and hire a reliable contractor. To avoid making costly mistakes when you want to replace a roof, consider the…

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21st Nov
metal roofing

Metal Roofs Vs. Shingles

A roof is a home’s first line of defense against the elements. Whether you’re building a new property or replacing your roof, the materials you choose are critical to the integrity of your home. One of the most common questions at ABC Roofing is whether metal roofing or shingles are better. While both have their benefits and negatives, there are several…

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18th Nov
roof waterproofing

How To Waterproof A Roof

The average yearly rainfall in Florida can reach as high as 73.4 inches. Excess water can cause extensive damage to your roof if it isn’t prepared for harsh weather. Are you ready to protect your home in 6 easy steps? We’ve compiled a simple but comprehensive guide to roof waterproofing to keep you safe and dry. 1. Get Rid Of…

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16th Nov
roof cleaning

Looking For A More Effective Method In Roof Cleaning?

Roof cleaning is one of those tasks that most homeowners just don’t think about. Unless standing at the curb, most of us probably don’t notice the rooftop very much unless there’s a leak or some other damage. Many times, your HOA and/or City will require your roof to be cleaned. Part of living in South Florida is dealing with collateral…

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14th Nov
roof expansion joint

Does My Roof Need An Expansion Joint?

Investing in a roof is a long-term investment. Quality roofs are designed to last for at least 20 years or more. But is your roof protected from expansion and contraction? Can it withstand movement in the temperate South Florida climate? Certain roof coverings need a roof expansion joint to protect against cracking and breaking. What Is A Roof Expansion Joint?…

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28th Oct
roof pressure cleaning

Advancements In Roof Pressure Cleaning

Pressure washing gives your home a clean, “new construction” look. It can be aesthetically pleasing and help maintain your home’s value. But pressure washing does more than make your home look beautiful. It can also bring a contractor’s attention to potential problem areas previously hidden by dirt and grime.  Pressure washing can be good for your roof if you leave…

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