Rooftop Tips

31st May
components of roofing systems

The Critical Components That Every Roof Needs

Roofing systems require certain elements to protect the structure and interior of your home adequately. There are different layers beneath the Tiles, shingles or flat roof surface material that work together to form the roofing system and keep it functioning properly. When repairing a roof, roofing experts inspect the roof as a whole, not just visible damage. Different types of…

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24th May
Roofing Terminology Explained

Roofing Terminology Explained

When it comes to deciding whether to repair or replace your roof, it’s in your best interests to learn some of the terminology used in the roofing industry. At ABC Roofing Corp. we believe in educating our clients and have provided this list of commonly used terminology: Eave Eaves are the lower edge of the roof overhang.  They overhang keeps…

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17th May
Awesome Roofing Company

Four Qualities Of An Awesome Roofing Company

When hiring a roofing company for your project, here is a list of qualities we advise you to look out for. ​​​​​​ Realistic A roofing company who is realistic about the time it takes to complete a job, and about how much it will cost. Their realistic expectations will assist you in determining an accurate budget and timeline. Without an…

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10th May
roof leak

What Causes A Roof Leak?

You’ve just bought your dream home, complete with a white picket fence and the iconic tile roof. Your furniture has been delivered and you manage to get everything inside just before a routine South Florida rain storm. It is at this moment that you realize that your roof has a leak – and you have no idea what has caused…

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26th Apr
Roof

How Bad Gutters Can Affect Your Roof

The main purpose of gutters is to divert water away from your roof and as homeowners in South Florida, where heavy rain can occur, it is essential to have an effective gutter system in place so that there is no water build up on your roof. Gutter maintenance is not always a top priority for most homeowners, but clogged gutter drains…

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19th Apr
Tile Roof

What Can Mold And Algae Do To A Tile Roof?

As a homeowner, the growth of algae and mold on your roof tiles is an issue that you have to pay attention to. Algae and fungi roof tile accumulation is very common in South Florida.  The appearance of black streaks/stains and green-black hues on your roof is the common way to identify fungal growths. These fungal growths do not grow…

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12th Apr
Commercial Roofing Problems: Blistering

Commercial Roofing Problems: Blistering

One of the most common commercial roofing problems that requires a roof repair is blistering. Roof blisters are more likely to appear in areas with warmer weather like South Florida because the roof is exposed to more harsh sunlight during the day. Blistering is not limited to a single type of roofing system and can appear in roofs that are…

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5th Apr
roof leak repair

Was Your Roof Leak Repaired Properly?

Have you had a roof repair done recently? Are you certain that it was done correctly? Quality roof repairs ensure that you won’t have to deal with persistent or unsuspected roof leaks. Inferior roof repairs are often only temporary and roof leaks can easily return when they aren’t repaired properly. Let’s have a look at how a roof leak should…

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29th Mar
Choosing A New Roof

Guide To Choosing A New Roof

Choosing a new roof can be overwhelming for homeowners, with all the options available it is easy to get confused by what you want, what you think you need and what you can afford. That is where we can help – here we look at what you need to consider when choosing a new roof and the different roofing options…

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15th Mar
flat roof coating facts

Flat Roof Coating Facts

When it comes to flat roof repair and maintenance, you want to ensure that you have the best roof coating on your residential or commercial property. With flat roof coating, property owners will need to take a variety of things into consideration including UV rays, climate and the environment itself. You need to remember that in the end, flat roof…

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