The Importance of Working with a Certified Roofer

No matter what the season, weather conditions can cause roof damage that requires a restoration company. There are various aspects to look at when choosing a roofing contractor, including price, availability, and recommendations. While these are all good questions to ask, the first one should be if they are certified. Benefits to hiring a certified… Continue reading The Importance of Working with a Certified Roofer

Why You Should Plan Ahead on Your Home Exterior Projects

Here’s to the upcoming new year! Even throughout all the craziness of 2020, we were fortunate to have a lot of roofing and siding jobs to keep us and our employees busy. As we move into 2021 and our continuing winter off-season, we’re ready to take it a little slower while still handling some jobs… Continue reading Why You Should Plan Ahead on Your Home Exterior Projects

Winter and Your Roof – Things to Watch Out For

Winter is nothing new for the hearty Minnesotan. We’re used to cold weather and lots of snow. We also know winter can take a toll on many things and your home’s roof is no exception. Ice Dams Poor insulation – Snow melts during the warm daytime hours and refreezes at night or when the weather… Continue reading Winter and Your Roof – Things to Watch Out For

Why You Should Get a Post-Season Inspection

It was a stormy summer for Minnesota and Wisconsin, which means your home’s exterior could have sustained weather related damage. Whether from hail or wind, there’s many ways that a storm can compromise your home’s first defense—the roof. Plus, there might be other areas to check like caulking, storm collars, gutters/down spouts, and furnace caps,… Continue reading Why You Should Get a Post-Season Inspection

When to Get Your Roof Replaced and Beginning Steps

Last month, there were over 3,000 homes that experienced hail damage in a 36 square mile radius in the Metro. If you suspect your home is one of them, there are a few things to look for before calling your insurance company. Hail sizes and their damage Hail damage can occur with varying size hail.… Continue reading When to Get Your Roof Replaced and Beginning Steps

Asphalt Shingle Lifespan: How Long Will They Last?

If asphalt shingles lived in a vacuum, we could very specifically estimate their life expectancy. However, due to a variety of reasons including climate and storm conditions, the 15-year countdown to when you will need to replace your roof starts on day 1 of installation and could be accelerated due to other factors. What Affects… Continue reading Asphalt Shingle Lifespan: How Long Will They Last?

Why Your Home Needs Gutters

Unpredictable rain, as well as warmer temps, means lots of water. Gutter systems divert rainwater away from your home and when no gutters are present damage to your home can occur. One of the most common issues caused by full or lack of gutters is a wet basement. You might be thinking, “the water will… Continue reading Why Your Home Needs Gutters

How to Manage Your Roof this Winter Season – Residential and Commercial

Snowfall is upon us and we can almost guarantee it will be plentiful. With temperature drops and snow, the strain it can cause on our roofing system can be harmful and leave us with complications. In the midst of Winter, it’s important to regulate your roofing system and take precautions to prevent damages or call… Continue reading How to Manage Your Roof this Winter Season – Residential and Commercial