Look at Your Roof Now to Avoid Problems Later

Updated Metal Roofing

My life as a New Englander has not granted me great exposure to the metal roof. Truth be told, it has never aesthetically appealed to me, even as I acknowledge its resilient properties. That said, I CAN appreciate a roofing product that claims to last up to 100 years...
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Mowing the Roof?

I’ve got to add on to yesterday’s blog—Many people in Chicago can now mow their roofs. Okay you are thinking: “Why would I ever want to mow my roof?” Spinning blades, a 60-degree angle and at temperatures approaching wicked hot… Well...
Look at Your Roof Now to Avoid Problems Later

In High Winds, It’s Hip to Be Hipped

Did you know that the shape of your roof has a lot to do with how well it stands up against high winds, including hurricane-force winds? Hipped-roof systems are more likely to stay put in a hurricane than gabled-roof systems. Why? Unlike gabled roofs, a hipped roof...