Category: Roofing Tips

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…

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…

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…

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…

How To Prep For Skylight Replacement

When it’s time to replace a skylight, whether it’s because your skylight is damaged or you’d like to upgrade your skylight from fixed to self-ventilating,  there are some precautions that you need to consider before replacement begins, and weighing up the pros and cons of each skylight option will help you make your decision. Since skylights need to be watertight…

Red Flags Of Shady Roofing Companies

The decision to replace your roof is a big one and getting it right the first time is important – that’s why you want to ensure you get the best roofers available and unfortunately there are several roofing companies out there who cut corners or lie to maximize their profits at your expense. Along with our guide on how to…

Flat Roof Maintenance Tips

Flat roofs last approximately between 10 to 20 years before they need to be replaced.  How do you get your flat roof to last till 20 years – it’s quite simple – you just need to regularly maintain it.  Your flat roof can have a much longer life span, provided you look after it through regular maintenance (removing debris, fixing…

Benefits Of Gaco Roof Coating

Discover the magic of Gaco Roof Coating! Gaco S2100 is one of the only few roof coatings that is made entirely of silicone. When applied, it creates a waterproof membrane to seal roofs. While this is the main function, there are many benefits when it comes to using Gaco Roof Coating. Here are the top 10 benefits to using Gaco…

Your Go-To Residential Roofing Guide

Property owners in South Florida have to consider several factors when buying or building a home or commercial property. For both residential and commercial properties, high-impact windows are standard to protect against tropical storms and hurricanes. A central AC system is also standard in South Florida buildings to keep the interior cool and comfortable for dwelling, and to protect against…

Why Do I Need Roof Vents?

Roof ventilation is an important yet sometimes overlooked component of any roof. It ensures a healthy, long-lasting roof and a pleasant living environment, while also lowering your utility bills. Roof vents are essential for all homes and buildings, but particularly those in areas which experience warm, wet and humid weather conditions. All roofing companies in South Florida should know just…