How to Catch Roof Leaks

A roof leak is one of the more serious issues that can affect your home. A leaky roof is not only a threat to the health of your roofing system, but also the health of your family. Excess moisture can cause rot, mold or mildew, which can weaken your home’s structural integrity and give you or your family rhinitis, asthma or other respiratory issues. Water damage can also be a potential fire hazard if it comes into contact with electrical wiring. Read more

How to Spot Hail Damage

It can sometimes be difficult to know whether or not your home has been affected by hail damage, but it’s important to spot hail damage before it leads to leaks or other serious problems. Here are some places on and around your home to check for hail damage. Read more

Why Gutters Are Important

One inch of rainfall results in approximately 600 gallons of water for an average home. That’s a lot of water running off your roof—and it can cause serious problems if it’s not directed somewhere constructively. Here are a few reasons why gutters are important for every homeowner. Read more

Can Hail Damage a Roof?

You probably know that hail can cause damage to your roof, but you might not know exactly how—or what signs to look for. Hail damage isn’t always immediately apparent, especially to the untrained eye. Damage from a hail storm doesn’t always result in something serious, like a leak, and if it does, it doesn’t always happen immediately. The most likely scenario is that a hail storm will damage your roof in seemingly imperceptible ways that can eventually cause greater damage. Here are a few possible ways that hail can cause damage to your roof and home. Read more