What Type of Roof Do I Have?
No matter what kind of roof your home or business has, it’s important to understand your roof and how to watch for warning signs. As you start thinking about your roof, it’s best to start with the basics. Once you know what type of roof your house has, you can begin to keep an eyeRead More
A Guide to Roofing Insurance Claims & Storm Damage
We all hope that our roof is never damaged by a storm or accident. But unfortunately, it’s something every homeowner should be prepared for. A homeowner’s insurance policy that covers your roof brings peace of mind and valuable protection. However, if your roof is damaged and you have to file aRead More
Step-by-Step How to Clean Your Gutters & Tips to Keep Them Clean
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 theRead More
11-Item Checklist for Maintaining Your Shingle Roof
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-yearRead More
8 Tips to Find (& Hire) the Best Roofing Contractor
It’s finally that time – you’re now on the market for a roofing contractor to replace your home’s 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 want toRead More
Ask a Roofer: Can you Install a Roof in the Winter?
Don’t allow the misconceptions of installing a roof in the winter deter you from pursuing your reroofing project. John Esh, President at Joyland Roofing, answers a common question: is it ok to shingle a roof in cold weather? [Transcript] A question we get asked during the winter monthsRead More
Why Video Roof Inspections?
Changing the Game Residential roofing estimates have generally worked the same way for a long time. You call a company, they send a salesman out to tell you how much it’ll cost for a new roof. If you’ve found a good company, the salesman gets on the roof and does a thorough inspection,Read More
Ask A Roofer: All the Videos
Last winter we created a series of videos answering the questions we hear the most. John brought years of experience with roofs and roofing customers to these videos, and they’re still a wealth of knowledge about roofs and roofing. Here they are, collected in one place:Read More
Is Metal Roofing Right For Me?
Considering putting a metal roof on your home, barn, or business? Shingle roofs are still the most popular choice for sloped roofs, but we’re getting more and more questions about metal. It’s growing in popularity, and it’s definitely an excellent choice for many homes. IfRead More
The Most Vulnerable Parts of Your Roof – Commercial
If you own or manage a commercial building, you know how important roof maintenance is. Roof damage or failure can cost your business a HUGE chunk of change. A major problem with your roof can cost more than just the price of repair – it can damage your equipment, inventory, and be dangerousRead More