Category: Roofing Tips

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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?…

How To Choose The Best Roofing Contractors In South Florida

Roofs are an essential part of any home. Left unchecked, damages to your roof will only become worse over time. That means repairs will become more expensive for you. Sometimes those problems can result in the need for a full roof replacement. If you have noticed any leaks or other roof damage, it is time to call a professional roofing…

How To Make Sure You Receive Quality Roofing Service

One of the biggest investments you’ll make in your home is in your roof. It’s not just the material that protects everything you own (including the people in it), it also enhances the curb appeal of your home. That’s why it’s so important to get it right, from the materials used to which contractor you choose to install and maintain…

Roof Maintenance Tips

It’s true that no roof lasts forever, but many homeowners end up replacing their roofs much sooner than they expected to. A roof replacement is a large investment and can disrupt your everyday routine. Everyday wear and tear shouldn’t age your roof that quickly–so what’s going on? The answer is simple. When you don’t look after something correctly, it breaks….

Benefits Of Lightweight Roofs

Is your roof weighing you down? The weight of the roof is unlikely to cross your mind under normal circumstances. While this isn’t a problem, necessarily, lightweight roofs are something to consider here in Florida. A major benefit of lightweight roofs for residential and commercial properties is that they can keep the interior cooler. If that isn’t enough to consider…