Do I Need To Tear Off My Roof Or Can I Roof Over It?

So you need to get your roof replaced. Can you just add a new roof on your existing roof? After all, it will save a few thousand bucks, does it do any harm? While Roof-overs (also called Lay-overs) can work in some cases, in other’s it’s a really bad idea. Reading the rest of this short […]

The Best Flashings To Use On Your New Asphalt Shingle Roof (Part 2)

This is part 2 of our guide about The Best Flashings To Use On Your Roof. Drip Metal This flashing is installed around the outside edge of your entire roof. A very common type of drip metal to use is the standard ‘G’ metal which measures 1 3/8″ x 1 3/8″ and doesn’t even meet […]

What Are The Best Flashings To Use On A Shingle Roof? (Part 1)

This is a more detailed look at the flashings used in your roof installation. For more information about the rest of the roof, check out this guide on the best roofing materials for your home. Flashings are a key component of your roof. Not only must you make sure all of the flashings below are installed correctly on your […]

What Are The Best Roofing Materials To Put On My Home?

When it’s time to replace the roof on your home, what roofing materials do you use? Metal or Fiberglass shingle? Which brand? Organic or synthetic felt? Drip metal and starter shingle on the eaves or around the entire perimeter? It can be overwhelming to anyone who doesn’t live and breathe roofing like us. If you […]