How to Express Your Essence Through Your Roof

How To Effectively Care For A Foam Commercial Roofing System

Commercial roofs that have foam systems benefit from the structural protection this foam provides and also its energy-efficient properties. If you want to enjoy these benefits for a while, read up on this maintenance advice for commercial foam roofing systems. Inspect Foam After Installation If you just had a foam system put on your commercial roof, then, you will want to inspect the system after the installation is complete. You want the surface to be as even as possible and covering your entire commercial roof. Read More 

Things To Understand Before Starting A Home Renovation

Home renovation is one of those things that you want to approach with plenty of preparation. If you don't, it's easy for costs and problems to arise. Whatever you're planning to renovate around your home, approach this process with these tips in mind. Plan Out Costs You really want to only move forward with a home renovation project once you have a pretty good idea of the costs. If you don't, then the spending will probably get away from you and you'll incur more costs than you need to. Read More 

How Two Types Of Single-Ply Roofing Compare

If your building has a flat roof, then single-ply roofing might be the right choice when it's time to replace your roof. There are two basic types of single-ply roofing: rubber and thermoplastic. Here's a comparison of the two types of roofing and why they are both suitable for a flat roof. Single-Ply Roofing Is A Good Choice For Flat Roofs You don't have many options when it comes to flat roofing. Read More 

What You Need To Know When Replacing Your Roof

There are a few key signs to watch for that may indicate that you need a new roof. A few signs include leaks in your home, sagging areas in the roof, shingles with visible damage, and moss or mold growth. An asphalt shingle roof will typically last for around 20 years before you need to think about replacement, while slate, tile, and metal roofing can last upwards of 50 years. If your roof is old or not in excellent condition, you should consider replacing it. Read More 

Common Signs Of Roof Hail Damage

Hail storms are often unpredictable and can be quite severe. Due to the severity of hail storms, it is not uncommon for homeowners to sustain roof damage when the hail is especially large in size. Most homeowners insurance companies will provide coverage to make roof repairs if there is hail damage, but it is essential to report the damage and make arrangements for repairs as promptly as possible. Thus, it is a good idea to know the signs of hail damage on a roof so you know when repairs are needed. Read More 

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How to Express Your Essence Through Your Roof

A couple of years after moving into my first home, I decided I needed a new roof. When I told the roofer that I wanted to express my essence, he asked if I wanted shingles or metal. However, I knew the idea could go deeper than that. For example, gardeners can put plants on their roofs, fashion gurus can match their roof to their home, those who crave extra space can make a roof patio, you can take cues from your favorite country, and there are thousands of other ways to express your essence. If this idea piques your interest, get comfortable and start reading. The posts in this blog are designed to inform you and hopefully guide you toward the perfect roof for you, your personality, your home and your family. My name is Kat. Thanks for reading!