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August 9, 2022

The Best Types of Shingles for Texas Roofs

Texas weather is extreme to say the least. The weather can be rough on your roof and can potentially see significant wear and tear over time. This is why it is important to install the right type of shingles able to withstand the Texas elements. Installing a new roof is expensive, so choosing the right type of shingles is beneficial for your wallet and your home investment. Here are the best types of shingles to get for the Texas homeowner. […]
July 13, 2022

Why You Need A New Roof

The most important element of the home is the roof. The roof protects the home from dangerous weather, debris and dirt, extreme temperatures, and more. That is why ensuring you have a new roof ready to protect your home for the years to come is essential. Unsure about whether or not it’s time to replace your roof? Here are some speaking points that highlight why roof replacement is the best option for your home. 1 – Improves Your Home’s Value […]
June 7, 2022

How You Can Protect Your Roof During Severe Weather Season

The primary cause of damage to your roof is weather, and Texas happens to be an area susceptible to extreme weather. Tornados, large hail, damaging winds, flooding, and lightning are weather events familiar to the Texas resident, and the negative impacts to a homeowner’s roof can be significant. The best thing you can do as a homeowner is to become aware of the risks to your roof during storm season, and to partner with a professional to provide preventative maintenance. […]
January 21, 2022

New Year, New Roof Resolution

Have you decided this is the year for Home Improvement? Maybe your roof is on the checklist, but you don’t even know where to start. If you’ve noticed some damage to your roof, you’re probably stuck deciding between two daunting tasks – whether you need to repair or fully replace your roof. Deciding whether to simply repair or completely replace your roof is a tough call to make, especially if (like most people) you know nothing about roofs. Sometimes you […]
October 24, 2021

Do I Need a Roof Repair or Roof Replacement?

Sometimes it can be difficult to tell at first glance whether your roof needs a simple repair or if a complete replacement is needed. The reason being is that sometimes what may look like the need for roof repair may require more investigation to see what is actually going on with the roofing system as a whole. Either way, the best thing to do when trying to determine what is best for your roof is to have it checked out […]
August 4, 2021

5 Things to Look For in a Roof When Buying a New Home

Home buying is a long process and the last thing you want to worry about is extensive roof damage before closing on your dream home.  The roof is one of the biggest investments you will make along with your home purchase so you will want to make sure the roof is in the best condition possible when making your purchase.  Your roof needs to fit your family’s personality but it should also be functional. Lucky for you, your roof and […]
June 30, 2021

3 Ways Summer Weather Affects Your Roof

Summer is here and so is the heat.  Now is the time to cool off by the pool or in the house with the HVAC on high.  But if you forgot to do your spring roof inspection, prepare to check your roof for any potential damages so that your roof can beat the heat! Roofing material is built to last and withstand possible damages during the roof’s lifespan.  But the summer climate in Central Texas can expose your roof to […]
May 24, 2021

Summer Guide to Your Roof

It is almost summertime and that means it’s going to get hot!  And after the snowfall and hail storms around Texas early this year, your roof may have taken a beating.  Now is the right time to inspect your roof to decide if your home needs a new roof. Consider this Central Texas is prone to high levels of humidity, moisture and sun exposure.  Your roof will not need to be replaced after each rain storm or hot summer day […]
February 18, 2021

How Snow and Ice Can Impact Your Roof

In South Texas, it doesn’t snow quite as often as it does in northern parts of the country during winter, but it does snow from time to time. Because of this, it’s important to know how snow and ice can impact your roof. From exposing vulnerabilities in your roofing system, to causing more severe damage, here are a few of the different ways that snow and ice can create (often major, sometimes minor) problems for your roof. Stress from snow […]
January 12, 2021

Roofing Replacement and Installation in San Antonio

When it comes to roof replacement and installation in San Antonio, you have a few different options. But just where are you supposed to start? The possibilities go on and on. That’s why at Norwest Roofing, it is our goal to make the process as simple and straightforward as possible for our customers when they need a roof replacement and installation. So just how easy do we make it? Well, very easy. In fact, here are all the steps to […]