January 26, 2021

Beginner’s Guide to Understanding Your Roof

To better understand your roof, you will want to start by learning the different parts that make up your roof. In this blog post, we will go over the parts of your roof, what they are used for, and where on your roof the material would be located. Let’s get started! Flashing- Thin Pieces of material installed to prevent the passage of water into the structure from a joint or as part of a weather-resistant system; Installed to surround roof features, such as vents, chimneys, and skylights Skylights- The primary benefit is to let more natural sunlight enter your home or […]
January 26, 2021

The Life Cycle of Shingles

WHAT IS NATURAL AGING? As soon as your new roof is installed, the natural aging process will begin. If you leave your roof unattended for a while, you will see the costly effects of normal weather on your roof. There are many different factors when it comes to roof failure. Poor workmanship is perhaps the number one cause of roof failures. Improper installation can cause water penetration, premature wear, and overall decreased performance of your new roof regardless of material quality. If you have had your roof installed by a trustworthy and reputable company, the biggest reason for your roof […]
January 26, 2021

Should You File a Homeowner’s Insurance Claim?

Homeowners insurance reimburses you when your home is damaged by a menace that’s covered in your policy. If you believe your home has obtained storm damage, you should consider filing homeowners claim.  Storm damage includes Water & Ice Damage, Lightning Strikes & Power Surges, and Wind, Hail, and Fallen Trees. A lot of issues that come with filing an insurance claim is that the “storm damage” usually ends up being wear and tear or third party damage, which is not covered by homeowners insurance. Filing just one claim will also eventually raise the price of your insurance rate. Monthly premiums […]