Adding dormers will not only add function to your home but it also improves the style and dimension of your exterior. Despite that, some people think that it’s expensive and too difficult to install. If this is your concern, you can simply ask your professional roofing contractor American Roofing, Inc. to help you.
The steepness of your roof, also known as the roof pitch or slope, is an important decision to make for your property, especially when considering residential roofing changes. Knowing the difference between a steep pitch, a low pitch or somewhere in between is important since your final choice will have an impact on the type… [Read More]
While flat roofs are not the most glamorous option, they have a bevy of advantages that make them a popular choice for both residential and commercial roofing systems. Knowing about the distinct advantages of these roofs will help you make an informed decision about the best type for your building. Here at American Roofing Inc.,… [Read More]
All too often, business owners have to deal with commercial and industrial roofs that have unnecessarily failed due to a poor preventive maintenance plan. A solid maintenance plan can help you avoid roof damage, protect your bottom line and give your roofing system a longer service life. American Roofing shares some tips for making your… [Read More]
When making decisions, whether for commercial or residential roofing, you will likely face this one crucial step: choosing among roof materials and systems. In this post, we’ll share with you four of the most popular commercial roofing systems and hopefully guide you into choosing the best one for your property.
You’ve probably heard this time and again: proper and regular maintenance is the key to ensuring that your roof lasts a long time. However, in reality, not many homeowners prioritize regular roof inspections to check for issues and possible damage.
A typical roof replacement project often retains the roof’s original pitch or angle. While that may be the case, it is also possible to change it based on your needs. American Roofing, Inc., a leading roof repair and replacement contractor in the area, discusses the top 3 reasons to consider a roof pitch change.
As a trusted roofing contractor, we often get asked by homeowners why their roof shingles curl. Roof shingles curl for various reasons and sometimes for a combination of them. In this post, we’ll share with you what you need to know about shingle curling.
A commercial roofing system requires regular maintenance and repair to ensure its longevity and performance. It is, however, inevitable for the roof to undergo aging and get battered by the elements.
Some parts of your roofing system are susceptible to leaks, including valleys, vent pipes, skylight perimeters and the intersection between the roof surface and the dormer. Fortunately, flashing is fitted in these jointed areas to prevent water from seeping in. Common materials used include rust-resistant metals like copper, aluminum and galvanized steel.