DIY How to Replace a Pipe Boot on an Asphalt Shingle Roof

DIY how to replace your pipe boot

DIY How to Replace a Pipe Boot on an Asphalt Shingle Roof

January 29, 2021

One of the most common roofing features that can be the source of your roof leaking is the pipe boot. This rubber material is placed around the PVC pipe that vents your plumbing and can also be referred to as vent pipe flashing. The rubber boot is secured around the pipe to make it waterproof

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How do I prepare for a roof replacement? Steps needed before the project starts

How To Prepare For A Roof Replacement: 4 Things You Need To Know

January 8, 2021

If your shingled roof is about 15-20 years old, if you’re experiencing leaking, or if you have shingles that have blown off, it’s likely time for you to replace your roof. Selecting a qualified roofing contractor is the most important first step! Once you’ve determined your best fit local

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Is the workmanship warranty transferable? Discussing the quality guarantee

Ask A Roofer: Is the Workmanship Warranty Transferrable?

December 21, 2020

When looking to get a new roof installed, you should ask your roofing contractor what warranties come with the roof replacement service. Often, the material’s manufacturer will put a certain warranty length on the product itself, but what about the installation of the new roofing system?

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How long will it take solar panels to pay off? Number of years to break even in PA

Ask A Roofer: How Long Will It Take Solar Panels To Pay Off?

December 17, 2020

When considering adding a solar system to your existing roof, it requires research. Because of the cost of solar panels, many want to know how long it’ll take before you’re actually saving money. Joyland Roofing president, John Esh, answers this question for you. [Transcript] Since

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How to clean your gutters- what you can do to clean gutters of debris and keep them clean longterm

Step-by-Step How to Clean Your Gutters & Tips to Keep Them Clean

December 4, 2020

Clearing your gutters of debris and built up grime is an important part of home maintenance. If ignored, filled gutters can cause water damage and lead to expensive repairs or even complete gutter replacements in the future. We would recommend cleaning your gutters twice a year – once in the

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Shingle Roof Maintenance Checklist- what to look for

11-Item Checklist for Maintaining Your Shingle Roof

November 27, 2020

A roof replacement is a long-term investment many business owners or homeowners, like you, must make. When replacing a sloped roof, asphalt shingles is the most popular roofing material. Even though architectural asphalt shingles can last between 35-50 years, it’s often before the 35-year

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Shingle, flat & metal roof material lifespans and warranty lengths

How Long Does A New Roof Last? Shingle, Flat, and Metal

November 13, 2020

The life expectancy of any roofing material depends on the type of material you are choosing. However, how long your roof will last can be lengthened or shortened due to correct or incorrect installation, harsh weather, maintenance, and your promptness to act on the first sign of damage. We will

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Is my roof good for solar? 3 areas to consider

Ask a Roofer: Is My Roof a Good Roof for Solar? 3 Areas to Consider

October 12, 2020

You’re trying to determine if you want to put solar panels on your roof. Our president, John Esh, answers whether your home is a great solar panel candidate!   [Transcript] Since we’ve started installing roof top solar systems, we often get the question of, Is my roof a good roof

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tips to find a hire the best roofing contractor- what to look for and ask about

6 Tips to Find (& Hire) the Best Roofing Contractor

October 7, 2020

It’s finally that time – you’re now on the market for a roofing contractor to replace your home or business’s roof. Maybe you just need your roof repaired and are trying to find someone to fix the issues. Both circumstances require an investment of time and money, so you

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