How to Identify and Assess Hail Damage to Your Roof

How to Identify and Assess Hail Damage to Your Roof

Hail is a form of solid precipitation that consists of small balls of ice. It is one of the most dangerous types of precipitation, and it falls often during thunderstorms in spring, summer and early autumn.

Top 6 Reasons Why Your Roof Is Leaking

Top 6 Reasons Why Your Roof Is Leaking

Your roof protects your home’s interior from the elements, but it’s not always up to the task. Age-related deterioration, storm damage and other factors can compromise its ability to stop water from entering your home, resulting in leaks that can cause serious damage.

How To Get Your Roof Ready For Spring

How To Get Your Roof Ready For Spring

Although the tri-state area was spared the heavy snowfall New England experienced, the snow, ice and record-freezing temperatures that occurred weren't insignificant.

The warmer spring temperatures may bring relief to you and your utility bills, but not your roof.

What You Need to Know About Roof Insurance Claims

What You Need to Know About Roof Insurance Claims

Under most circumstances, damage to your roof should be covered by your homeowner’s insurance policy.

If you have experienced anything other than minor damage, you should notify your insurance company immediately and begin a roof insurance claims process.

When is the Best Time to Replace my Roof?

When is the Best Time to Replace my Roof?

The best time to buy a roof is before you are experiencing problems.

Whether you've been noticing some small leaks or just know that your roof is approaching the end of its warranty, replacing your roof can be a time-consuming and costly project.

5 Factors that Could Affect the Price of Your New Roof

5 Factors that Could Affect the Price of Your New Roof

When you get a quote for a new roof, you may wonder what goes into the costs.

Contractors may break the costs down into materials and labor or just list the total on your estimate. There are a few factors that make up the price, and some of these factors can change over the course of a few months.

Follow 2014's "Top 7 Roofing Industry Influencers on Twitter"

Follow 2014's "Top 7 Roofing Industry Influencers on Twitter"

Keeping up with industry changes can be time consuming. However, as a homeowner or property manager, you do want to stay up-to-date with as much new technology information as possible.

Twitter makes it easy to follow the latest roofing industry influencers so you can quickly get any information your need.

4 Things You [Probably] Shouldn't Do With Your Roof

4 Things You [Probably] Shouldn't Do With Your Roof

Your roof can be an attractive feature for your home or commercial building. You can also string holiday lights along it. However, there are a few things you really need to avoid.

Below are 4 things that you probably shouldn't do with your roof, not only due to your safety but also to protect the durability and life span of your roof. 

What You Need to Know About Residential Roof Warranties

What You Need to Know About Residential Roof Warranties

Having a new roof installed on your home is an investment. A warranty is designed to protect your investment. It’s important to read the warranty for your residential roof in full prior to hiring the contract and the installation of your roof.

How to Maximize Your Roof Investment

How to Maximize Your Roof Investment

To get the most from your roof investment, you’ll need to balance a variety of factors.

Cost, lifespan, looks, versatility and energy savings are universal concerns between both residential homeowners and commercial property managers.

The Best Products for Sustainable Leak-Proof Roofs

The Best Products for Sustainable Leak-Proof Roofs

Have you wondered where to look for eco-friendly roofing systems? With seven top-notch manufacturers offering excellent sustainable roofing products, homeowners and property managers alike can find a roofing system that saves money and the environment.