Expert Roofing Tips, Industry News & More

On this blog, you will find expert roofing tips, industry news, and more. We aim to provide our readers, customers, and partners with the latest information in the roofing industry so that they can make informed decisions about their home improvement projects.

Roof Flashing Types

Roof Flashing Types

Roof flashing helps direct water away from the fixtures and seams in your roof and home. With the right combination of flashing, your attic will stay dry, and your roof will remain in good condition for much longer. Read on to learn the different types of flashing...

What is a Parapet Roof?

What is a Parapet Roof?

Originally created as a defensive structure for towers, castles and temples, parapet roofs are a timeless design still used in contemporary architecture. Read on to learn if one of these roofs is right for your home. A Classic Design By technical definition, parapet...

Solar Powered Roofing: Pros and Cons

Solar roofing has become more and more popular as homeowners seek to reduce utility costs and limit their carbon footprints. Is this roofing option right for you? Read on to learn the advantages and disadvantages associated with solar roofing tiles. What Are Solar...

What is Spray Foam Roofing?

When it comes to performance and longevity, few commercial roofing materials are superior to spray polyurethane foam (SPF). The material boasts impressive insulative and waterproofing qualities, while also improving interior comfort and energy efficiency. Read on to...

Galvalume vs Galvanized Roofing

Galvalume vs Galvanized Roofing

If you're thinking about installing a metal roof, you may have heard of two different types of steel-based options: galvalume and galvanized steel. What are the pros and cons of each and how do they differ from one another? Read on to learn which option might be best...

How to Install Roof Jacks

How to Install Roof Jacks

Roof jacks are planks that create stable, flat surfaces where workers can safely stand. Here’s how you can use them for your next project. A Word of Warning When properly placed, roof jacks can make roofing projects easier and safer. If you have a minimum amount of...

How to Apply an Elastomeric Roof Coating

How to Apply an Elastomeric Roof Coating

Elastomeric roof coatings offer big benefits when properly applied by experienced roofing professionals. Unfortunately, improper application can result in major problems that can lead to thousands of dollars in repair costs. Here’s how experts apply elastomeric...

Types of Roof Vents

Types of Roof Vents

Part of a home’s roofing system, roof vents promote good airflow within attics. This prevents mold and ice dams while reducing utility costs. When it comes to choosing a roof vent for your home, it helps to know the available options. Here are the most common types of...