Types Of Attic Ventilation

Although having a new roof installed or properly maintaining an existing roof is important to preventing moisture damage and maintaining your home’s climate, attic or roof ventilation is also important. Ventilation allows air to come in and out of your attic space and is necessary to keep your roof at an even temperature and reduce the chance of water damage. …

Why Should I Get an Annual Roof Inspection?

Many people do not give a second thought to their roofs until there is a problem. Unless there is debris making it look messy or there is a leak, some homeowners ignore their roof’s needs. However, annual roof inspections are about preventing issues and saving money in the long run. Just like an annual physical or dentist appointment, you need …

Maintaining a Tile Roof in Fort Worth, Texas

Many homes in Texas and throughout the south to southwest have tile roofing. Tile is a durable roofing material that adds beauty to any home and is perfect to resist heavy storms as well as fire and other elements. These hardy shingles can last for decades as long as they are properly maintained and inspected regularly by your local Fort …

What does it mean to be a GAF certified contractor?

GAF is the largest manufacturer of roofing products in North America and has been in business for 125+ years. One of the many reasons they have become such a long-lasting and reputable company is their commitment to quality, both in their products and those they certify to install their roofing materials. To become a factory-certified contractor for GAF means that …

Should I Install Copper Gutters?

Gutters are an important part of any home’s roofing and drainage structure. They protect both the roof and the foundation of a home by collecting water and safely draining it away from the home. The most common type of metal used in gutters is aluminum, mostly due to its rust resistance and affordability. However, copper gutters can be a higher …

How To Spot a Storm Chaser And Why You Should Beware

It is unfortunate that there are always people and companies that try to scam people after a tragedy or disaster. We have all heard of scam artists that create fake charities for victims of natural disasters and keep the money for their own profit. A less publicized predator is roofing companies that are called “storm chasers.” These individuals and companies …

How Does Hail Damage My Roof?

Hail… I refer to it as the colossal destroyer. It ruins cars, it ruins gardens, it ruins windows, and most of all it wreaks havoc on your roof. Even a small hailstorm may seem harmless at first glance, but once the storm is over the aftermath is always horrendous. Quite often the amount of damage on your roof is unknown …

All Warranties Are Not Created Equal

A new roof is a large investment and is expected to last for decades to come. Almost all Fort Worth roofing companies will offer some type of roof warranty on their work but not all of them are the same. Before spending money on a new roof, shop around to find out what kind of warranty is offered with the …

Preparing Your Roof for Summer

Hailstorms, blistering heat, steamy humidity, monstrous thunderstorms and tornadoes are no strangers during the volatile Texas summer, and these elements take a dramatic toll on Fort Worth roofing. There is no true “escape” from the weather but there are measures you can take to ensure that your roof gives you the best performance possible. Maintenance is a key factor in …