Algae Or A Lot Of Trouble? What To Do About Black Streaks On An Asphalt Roof
11 October 2017
Asphalt shingles are among the more common roof materials available. They're affordable, last a decently long time, and look presentable on most roofs. However, they are prone to two different problems that result in a similar appearance: Algae is one, and wear and tear is the other. Obviously, algae on a roof require vastly different action than worn shingles, so it's important to figure out which one you're dealing with:
What Season Is Best For Roofing Updates?
3 October 2017
Your roof is one of the most important parts of your home because it protects your dwelling from the elements and keeps you and your family safe. For this reason, you have to ensure that it is in tip-top condition at all times. A great roof can also add the value of your home, and if you are looking to upgrade, you are probably wondering what time is best to do it.
Four Ways Your Foundation Can Sink, And The Signs Of Damage It Causes
20 September 2017
Sinking foundation repairs are inevitable if your home was built on soft soil, sandy soil, or loamy soil. How can you tell that it is happening? Well, the house's foundation can sink four different ways, so there are four distinct signs:
The Corner(s) Sinks
The corner of a house is almost always the first thing to sink. This happens when the soil underneath is imbalanced or is softer than the soil under the other corners of the foundation.
3 Forms Of Roof Maintenance To Do Each Spring
13 September 2017
Are you the type of homeowner that typically ignores their roof until there is a problem? You are more likely spending more money on roof repairs than you would on roof maintenance over the years. Here are three things that you need to do each spring to maintain your roof:
The flashing on your roof plays a key role in preventing water from getting under your shingles. It is used in places where something is mounted into the roof or protrudes out from the roof.