Can I Live at Home While My Roof is Being Replaced?

There are many reasons for homeowners to consider a roof replacement. You might have had a particularly snowy winter and your roof hasn’t quite weathered the storm. The roof could simply be from the dark ages and needs to be replaced from wear and tear. Maybe you have water dripping from your ceiling and have no idea why…  Whatever the …

How to Find out How Old Your Roof is?

It isn’t a great mystery, but it is important to know when looking to buy a home, sell a home, or are thinking about replacing your roof. Buying a home is an investment, so future homeowners should be aware of when another investment is around the corner. To figure out how long you have until your house is due for …

Fiberglass (GRP) Roof Guide

Fiberglass roofs are popular options for flat roofs on both residential and commercial properties for many reasons. We created this guide to give property owners a better idea of what glass reinforced polyester (GRP) roofs and why a GRP roof might be your best option for your property.  What is a Fiberglass Roof? A fiberglass roof is a composite material …

Window Capping – Everything you Need to know

Philadelphia is a beautiful place to live with its rich history and Victorian architecture. That being said, the city’s old homes do require some maintenance to preserve their charm. Rotting wood is a common issue in older homes. Wood was once the material used for window frames and exterior molding, which rots and deteriorates over time. The rotted wood on …

How do I Find the Best Roofing Company?

When it comes to the structure that keeps the elements out of your home or business, a reliable roofer is a necessity. Now finding the best roofing company for your needs can be a challenge and should not be overlooked.  The search for a roofer will go much smoother if you know the work you want done to your roof …

Is a Leaking Roof an Emergency?

No matter the size of the leak, a leaking roof can create a costly repair bill if left untreated. A small leak may only need a small repair to patch the leak. Large or frequent leaks may be a sign it is time for a new roof. Either way, a leaking roof can cause structural damage to the roof and …

When to Replace Your Roof

Selecting stable exterior siding for your home is just as important for preserving the stability of your home’s interior foundations. It is your home’s first line of defense against the elements. All forms of siding serve to fulfill the same purpose of being a protective and cosmetic layer for your home. However, the siding market has a plethora of options, …

Why is it Important to Clean Leaves out of Gutters and Downspouts?

The fall season in Philadelphia is one of the most beautiful times of the year. The picturesque tree-lined streets of reds, yellows, and oranges make for a postcard-worthy sight. But now, as we are getting into winter, all of these leaves have to go somewhere. More than likely, your home’s gutters may be the final resting place for all of …

The Different Types of Roofs in Philadelphia

For anyone living in Philadelphia, you might recognize all the beauty that the city has to offer. In this post, we’ll discuss the most common types of roofs in Philadelphia and what to know about them. Asphalt Shingles Asphalt shingles are generally what you’ll find on most roofs and these are usually the most reliable. Shingles are generally the most …

How to Find the Right Roofer

Getting a roof installed or repaired is no small task. It requires a lot of time and research to ensure the job is done correctly, making it imperative to hire the right roofing company. Here are some tips to help you find the right roofer. Local Referrals Leveraging your neighbors, family, and trusting others in your community can sometimes be …