Caring for a residential roofing system is a responsibility that every homeowner takes on. After all, it is your home’s first line of defense against the elements; if it fails, it can leave your home vulnerable to mold and mildew growth and various kinds of structural damage. Thankfully, it is possible to care for your… [Read More]
In residential roofing, the underlayment is a vital component of the system. After all, it protects the roof’s structure from water damage, saving you the headache of costly repairs. But how exactly does the installation process go? In this video, learn how roofers install GAF underlayment products on roofing systems.
Metal roofs are steadily becoming one of the most popular roofing materials available thanks to their durability, lifespan and energy-efficiency capabilities. Unfortunately, they’re also one of the most difficult roofs to install with most contractors failing to pay attention to the proper seaming required to ensure the roof’s structural integrity. Read on as American Roofing,… [Read More]
Like residential roofs, you have a wide range of material options for commercial roofing systems. One of the most popular materials that you can use are TPO membranes thanks to their reliability and affordability. In terms of brands, however, there is one that you should especially consider: Johns Manville. Here, the trusted experts of American… [Read More]
Tile roofs are one of the most durable residential roofing systems available today. A typical tile roof lasts for over 100 years. But how do tile roofs fare against the elements? In this blog, American Roofing, Inc. takes a look at how tile roofs stand up against common outdoor conditions.
A commercial roof is said to be “maintainable” when it has certain features that allow scheduled maintenance over its expected life span. Commercial roofing contractor American Roofing, Inc. takes a look at the qualities of a maintainable commercial roof.
Perhaps due to the increasing number of DIY videos and instructions available online, more than a few commercial property owners and managers are taking the same route when it comes to their roofing. Commercial roofing contractor American Roofing, Inc. shares the reasons why DIY commercial roofing jobs are a bad idea.
When it comes to looking for products to use in the home, some homeowners tend to look overseas for these products, because of their cheap costs. While there are no doubt some overseas products that can provide the high levels of quality for your home, it’s always important that you prioritize the use of homegrown… [Read More]
Cedar shingles are one of the most popular residential roofing materials available for your consideration. Homeowners tend to gravitate toward this roofing material due to its ability to mimic traditional shingles, without putting the system itself at risk from any form of damage. However, there are still some who are wary about this material due… [Read More]
Are you planning to make your commercial roofing system more walkable? Then, you might want to consider PVC membranes. PVC roofing membranes are made with two layers of PVC roof material with polyester in between to reinforce said layers. It’s also very affordable and dirt-resistant, making it one of the most popular membrane choices for… [Read More]