HOW TO PATCH YOUR ROOF: EASY DIY ROOFING

  A leak in the ceiling can often be annoying. Putting out buckets or blankets may help you at first, but it isn’t a sustainable solution. This article will tell you some of the common causes of roof leaks and how you can repair your leaky roof in the best way. There are multiple reasons why […]

NYC ROOFING 103: CONDENSATION, LEAKY FLASHING, BRANCHES & ICICLES

While there is always going to be something to worry about, your roof should not be one of those worries.  It is in your best interest to make sure you know what is going on with your roof, the signs of damage to be aware of, and the appropriate measures to be taken in order […]

ROOFING EXPERTISE: SOLVING ICE DAMS & REFREEZE ISSUES FAST

Ice dams develop when snow that has accumulated on the roof melts, pooling at the lowest point of the roof and then re-freezes.  Once this occurs, it creates a dam, holding water on the roof rather than allowing it to run off as it’s supposed to. This trapped water gets under the shingles, causing serious […]

HOW TO REPAIR & AVOID SNOW & ICE ROOF DAMAGE

This past winter, we all enjoyed seeing the beautiful snow flakes falling outside our windows. However, did we ever think about what’s going on with our roof-tops during this time? Old shingles or other roofing material that have deteriorated over the years due to weather conditions can simply collapse from snow and ice. Snow and […]

CHOOSING A SUPERB ROOFING CONTRACTOR; A HOW TO

Finding an honest and professional contractor could be a difficult task if not done right. Hiring a roofing contractor is not as simple as it sounds. Your roof is the most important part of your house as it protects everything you own. This article helps you in how you can choose the right roofer. Check […]

A HISTORY OF ROOFING: FROM BRANCHES TO SHINGLES

The roof has been since the beginning of mankind. One of the basic needs of human life is shelter and protection from the elements of this world. For this reason man has made roofing from available resources such as sod, tree branches and leaves through the years. These exteriors provided good insulation, but were not […]

WHY DO MOST APARTMENT BUILDING USE FLAT ROOFING?

Apartment buildings and large buildings in general in cities across the country usually have one thing in common, flat roofing. This can be observed on nearly every skyline, and this happens because flat exteriors have a distinct advantage for large buildings. The process of building a flat roof usually contains a mineral felt that covers […]

5 SIGNS THAT YOU NEED A NEW ROOF

Having to replace a whole roof will likely be one of the biggest expenses a building owner will have to face. Unfortunately, this is also an expense majority of building owners do not plan ahead for and this causes most of them to opt for repairs even though their roofing problems require a roof replacement. […]

WHY FLAT ROOFING IS SO POPULAR IN MANHATTAN

Manhattan is an area that is known for its tall buildings and beautiful skylines. The city that popularized sky scrapers and has a great downtown area with heavy population density. The buildings of Manhattan are tall and beautiful but also have another thing in common, their flat roofing. It can be noticed quite easily that […]

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