How Different Residential Roofing Materials Compare

You’ll come across a variety of residential roofing materials as you drive around town, or to other communities when on vacation. In this country, though, asphalt shingles still tops out as the most popular. It’s not the only game in town, though. From metal to slate, there are other options you can choose. Let’s compare … Continue reading “How Different Residential Roofing Materials Compare”

Commercial Roofing Safety Hazards Businesses Should Know About

Whether you have a flat roof or a sloped one, a commercial roof is brimming with unseen hazards that can cause anyone to slip and fall. Safety risks abound, from perimeter walls and skylights to decking to simple exposure to the natural elements. We advise you never to climb up on your business’ roof. Instead, … Continue reading “Commercial Roofing Safety Hazards Businesses Should Know About”

Maintenance Tips for Fort Worth Commercial Roofs

Owning a business takes a lot of hard work, dedication, money and perseverance. You don’t want to have to worry about roof maintenance and repairs on top of all that. That’s why it’s so important to regularly maintain your commercial roof in Fort Worth. The better you take care of your business’ roof, the less … Continue reading “Maintenance Tips for Fort Worth Commercial Roofs”

3 Reasons to Choose a Local Fort Worth Roofer

Choosing a local professional for any kind of home improvement work is desirable for many reasons, not the least of which is that local connection with homeowners and personalized knowledge of the area. Whether you’re looking for new construction roofing or flat roofing, or residential vs. commercial, it’s important to choose a local Fort Worth … Continue reading “3 Reasons to Choose a Local Fort Worth Roofer”

3 Common Winter Roofing Problems You May Encounter

The Dallas and Fort Worth areas typically experience mild winter, unlike the Northeast that can get buried in snow and ice between December and March. However, Texas is not immune this year. The Dallas News says a beastly cold season is on the way this winter, predicted by the Farmer’s Almanac, with “stinging cold” weather … Continue reading “3 Common Winter Roofing Problems You May Encounter”

6 Tips to Increase the Life Span of Your Commercial Roof

No roofing professional can say with exact certainty when a commercial roof will fail. Every roof is different. Determining the lifespan of a commercial roofing system will depend on many factors, such as location and climate, quality of materials, quality of installation, and maintenance levels. Check out these tips to making sure your commercial roof … Continue reading “6 Tips to Increase the Life Span of Your Commercial Roof”

What is a Cool Roof? Should You Install One?

You may have heard about cool roofs. You may know they’re good for the environment, but did you know they can save you cash too? Essentially, a cool roof reflects more sunlight and absorbs less heat than a standard roof, constructed of a highly-reflective kind of paint, a sheet cover, and tiles or shingles, according to the Department … Continue reading “What is a Cool Roof? Should You Install One?”

5 Dumb Things People do to Their Roof

You may be doing something (or not doing something) that could potentially harm your roof. There are many misconceptions out there as to how to take care of your roof, and most people don’t think twice about this most essential part of their home until something goes wrong. Sure, there are some things that are … Continue reading “5 Dumb Things People do to Their Roof”

4 Things to Know Before Installing a Skylight

The addition of a skylight to your home can bring with it many benefits, not the least of which is extra natural light that floods the space. As such, you can lower your energy bills because you don’t need to use as many lights. Plus, skylights open up any room, making it seem bigger and … Continue reading “4 Things to Know Before Installing a Skylight”