The average roof lifetime is quite dependent on the type of roof installed and the climate factors of the location of your home. When your roof begins to show signs of damage, as a homeowner it may be time to get your roof inspected. A full roof replacement is not always necessary though! Which is why a proper roof inspection is needed first.

Wondering how to know whether roof replacement or roof repair is right for you? Read below for six roofing considerations to ponder when deciding which option is best for you.

As the warmer months begin to approach, homeowners migrate out of the house and start those home projects that they’ve been waiting on all winter. One important home maintenance item that should be a priority in the spring is cleaning your gutters. Let’s look at a couple reasons why cleaning your gutters should be a priority in the spring months.

Summer is here, and with it comes sweltering temperatures, beaming sunlight, and heavy rain. These factors combine to create an environment that can damage your roof. It’s best to take precautionary measures now, instead of waiting for the damage to occur and then paying for more expensive repairs down the road. 

Here are some tips you can use to help mitigate potential damage.

Summer is officially here!

That means family vacations, time spent outside, and… rising energy bills if your roof is not in good shape. That last one isn't fun (trust us), and the best way to make sure your home stays cool and comfortable all summer long is to schedule a roof inspection now.

Here’s why...

While we’re excited to soak up the summer rays, your roof sure isn’t! The heat from the scorching summer sun can cause serious damage to your asphalt roof. Read about the sun’s effect on your roof.

The color of your roof is an integral part of the overall aesthetic of your home. While you may not consider the roof when thinking about the look of your home, in reality there are many important decisions.

When deciding which color you would like your roof to be, here are some things to consider:

If you’re looking to get a new roof, add an addition to your home, or build a new home entirely, it’s worth considering the different types of roofs and identifying which best suits your needs. It’s easy to overlook, but different types of roofs significantly alter the aesthetic of your home as well as lend themselves to different materials for construction.

The roof is one of the most important parts of a house. Roofs today are the result of years of innovation and expertise. You can easily see the shingles that make up the roof, but there are many more details that make your roof durable, including the ice and water barrier.