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

Can I still get my Roofing Replaced in Winter?

The short answer to this is ultimately YES. With the right roofing contractors, although it may not be the most ideal weather conditions, it is still manageable to replace a roof in the winter season. Other things to note:

The Do’s and Don’ts of Rooftop Snow Removal

Whether you’re hiring professionals for snow removal or doing it yourself (not recommended), we’re listing the things to watch out for and have created a list of Do’s and Don’ts. Do’s: Start from the edges and move your way to the top Be mindful of metal tools during a removal process – (Avoiding power lines)… Continue reading The Do’s and Don’ts of Rooftop Snow Removal

3 Reasons to Get Your Roof Done in the Fall

Homeowners are often reluctant to call a roofing expert when there are minor damages – however, smaller damages can lead to bigger problems. In the Midwest, our winters are bound to have harsh conditions that only make exterior circumstances worse than they are, to begin with. Revive Restoration knows the summertime season can be busy… Continue reading 3 Reasons to Get Your Roof Done in the Fall