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October 23, 2019

3 Key Reasons a Quality Roof is Important

Perhaps you have heard that your roof is important. But why? Primarily, your roof serves as a barrier of protection against outside elements for your home when in good condition. Let’s review the reasons why a good, quality roof is important. In doing so, you can also determine if your roof is in good condition or if some roofing issues may need to be addressed. Why is a Good Roof Important? 1 – It Protects Your Home Imagine for a […]
October 8, 2019

7 Signs You May Need a Roof Repair in San Antonio

A roof is a crucial part of any home. But it’s probably not something you give much thought to. However, over time your home will eventually need a roof repair. But how are you supposed to know when? Sometimes that signs are obvious. Other times, not so much. To help, here are 7 signs that you may need a roof repair: 1 – Missing, Cracked or Curled Shingles This is one of your more obvious signs that a roof repair […]
September 18, 2019

What to Do if Your Roof Leaks During Heavy Rain

So it’s started to rain and after a few minutes you suddenly notice water dripping from your ceiling. Now what are you supposed to do? The first step – don’t panic. More often than not, many homeowners first discover that their roof needs repair from a roof leak during a rainstorm. Yes, it can be a minor inconvenience, especially if you thought your roof was in good condition. However, at this point, your main concern should be to minimize water […]
September 3, 2019

How Often Do Roofs Need to Be Replaced?

A commonly asked question of homeowners is “how often do roofs need to be replaced?” The truth is, it depends really. There are a number of different factors to consider such as the roof type, the climate of where your home is located, as well as the age of the roof. While it is a good idea to have your roof assessed at least once every year or two, there are a few signs that can determine whether your roof […]
August 16, 2019

Why Realtors Should Partner with a Roofing Company

If you’re a Realtor in San Antonio, you know just how important it is for the sale or purchase of your client’s home to run smoothly. But what happens when it doesn’t – particularly after an inspection determines that a roof repair is needed? Well that’s where it’s beneficial as a Realtor to have a preferred roofing partner available should you need one. A roofing partner can offer quick, convenient and cost-friendly options to roofs that need repair or replacement […]
July 29, 2019

Top 10 Questions to Ask a Roofing Contractor Before Hiring

If you’ve ever had to hire a roofing contractor to repair or replace your roof, you know it can be difficult to make a choice on who to hire. With all of the different options available, along with numerous reviews, just how do you know which roofing company or contractor to go with? You know that you need someone who is reliable and has a great track record, but also someone who won’t break the bank. Just where do find […]
July 16, 2019

Why Roof Maintenance is Important

While it may not be something that you think about everyday, your roof is one of the most important parts of your home. It protects you from weather and the other elements that your home is constantly exposed to on a daily basis. As a result, it would only make sense that roof maintenance be a part of your home’s regular care. In fact, roof problems usually arise as a result of two things, 1) an aged roof or 2) […]
June 27, 2019

What is a Roof Assessment and Why Should I Get One?

If you suspect your roof may have damage, a roof assessment is a good idea to consider. Getting a detailed roof assessment can let you know exactly where and if your roof needs repair or replacement. So you may be wondering, “just how much does a roof assessment cost?” In this article, we’ll discuss costs as well as what to expect from a detailed roof assessment. Cost of a Roof Assessment On average, an inspector is going to charge around […]
June 10, 2019

What to Know About Commercial Roofing in San Antonio

When it comes to commercial roofing in San Antonio, there’s a few things to know if you’re a building owner or property manager. First off, commercial roofing is different than residential roofing. Everything from the installation process to the labor involved differs. In this article, we’re looking at comparisons between the two as well as how commercial roofing is installed. Additionally, we’ll touch on the commercial roofing solutions available for repairs and replacements. Commercial Roofing vs. Residential Roofing A key […]
May 26, 2019

7 Tips for a Home Roof Replacement

After enough time, every home will need a roof replacement at some point. Usually needing to replace a roof is the cause of damage or simple wear and tear. Either way, as a homeowner you may be wondering what the best way is to go about a roof replacement. You might even have a list of questions that if answered, would help put your mind at ease about the whole process. To provide some guidance, we’ve compiled our own list […]
July 10, 2020

3 Ways that Summer Heat Can Cause Roof Damage

With Summer weather in full effect, this can leave roofs open to damage from higher temperatures. While generally older roofs are more susceptible to damage from heat, it’s still a good idea to know how warmer weather can affect a roof. To give you an idea, here are some of the most common ways that roofs can sustain damage during the summertime. 1 – Roof Degradation With increased exposure to sunlight and heat, this can cause asphalt shingles to curl […]
March 13, 2020

5 Tips to Ready Your Roof for Spring

With Spring upon us, many homeowners will be working on home improvement projects as well as other “to do’s” around the house this season. But, in addition to that landscaping or remodeling project you have planned, now is also a great time to check up on the condition of your roof. Here are 5 tips to help get your roof ready for Spring. 1 – Examine Your Roof Start by taking a good look at your roof. Walk around your […]
January 6, 2020

5 Problems that Come from a Leaky Roof

A leaky roof can be a nuisance to say the least. But did you know that a leaky roof can also create a number of different problems for your home or business? That’s right – leaks in a roof can be signs of much more serious dangers that can be present if not addressed. This may include everything from structural damage as well as potential health risks from mold and other threats. Above all, if you notice a leak in […]
December 9, 2019

Pros and Cons of a Metal Roof for Your Home

When it comes time for a roof replacement, you have a number of different roofing options to choose from. Among your many options include asphalt shingles, slate, tiles, and of course, a metal roof. Metal roofing has become very popular in recent years, so understandably you may be considering it as an option for your own roof. Some of the key advantages include longer expected lifespan, less maintenance and high energy efficiency. To help in your decision making process, here […]