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.
When it comes to roofing projects, working with a qualified and trustworthy contractor is already half the battle. Hiring the right one, however, is easier said than done. It requires much consideration and diligence to find a good roofer and, likewise, to spot an unreliable one.
Using components made by just one manufacturer is important in helping your roof last for as long as possible. This is why GAF’s Lifetime Roofing System makes an excellent investment, promising to beautify and weatherproof your home for decades.
Finding the best roofing system for your property is one of the most important steps in keeping your property safe and protecting your investment. There are several things you need to consider when selecting your new roof like cost, efficiency, longevity and maintenance requirements. Fortunately, American Roofing offers a wide range of commercial roofing options… [Read More]
Spring is here. With the threat of inclement winter weather finally over, it’s time to check on your home’s condition and ensure every aspect is in peak shape. After all, you can never be sure if the cold took a toll on it. Today, your trusted roofing contractor takes a look at the importance of… [Read More]
Proper planning and a deep understanding of your commercial roofing system can prevent most common roof issues. There are several factors that can affect a commercial roof’s performance and service life, namely weather, roof use, maintenance, design quality and installation. Today, we will discuss the common commercial roofing issues you may encounter:
Snow and freezing temperatures can greatly affect your roofing system. Even if there are no visible signs of damage, we recommend scheduling a professional roof inspection in the first quarter of the year. As an experienced roofing contractor, we can accurately assess and evaluate the condition of your roof. American Roofing discusses the benefits of… [Read More]
There are numerous materials you can choose from when deciding on a roof for your commercial property. While there lots of new materials on the market today, built-up roofing is still the favored choice among contractors and business owners.