The Differences Between Roof Tiles and Roof Shingles

Shingle Roofs Vs. Tile Roofs

Most people are familiar with roof shingles, but not too many people know much about roof tiles. What’s the difference? Shingle Roofs Vs. Tile Roofs Shingle roofs are often less expensive than tile roofs. That said, tile roofs last longer so it kind of evens out. If a typical shingle roof lasts about 20 years,… Read more »

The Benefits of Wood Shake Roofs

Wood Shake Roofs

Do you need a new roof installed on your home? If so, there are many options to choose from; you can install an asphalt shingle roof, a metal roof, or even roof tiles. Nevertheless, one of your best options would be a wood shake roof. Check out some of the benefits that come along with… Read more »

Important Roofing Terms

Roofing Terms

Do you know what a hip roof is? Here’s a hint: it’s not a roof that looks cool on Instagram. If you’re a roofing newbie, it pays to know a few important roofing terms: Deck To a roofer, the deck is not the place where grilling happens. Rather, it’s the plywood or oriented-strand-board (OSB) sheathing… Read more »

Common Summer Roofing Problems for Home Owners in Texas

Common Roof Issues in Texas

Here in Texas, our summers are a force to be reckoned with, especially when it comes to your roof. Here are some common summer roofing problems for homeowners in Texas, and how to address them: Cracked Shingles Those pesky UV rays don’t just damage your skin—they wreak havoc on your roof by weakening shingles and… Read more »

Why Roof Repairs Should Make the Top of Your Home Improvement Checklist

Roof Repairs

If you’re anything like us, your home improvement checklist is a mile long. There’s always something to be done! However, we all need to prioritize the most urgent repairs first. Here’s why roof repair should make the top of your home improvement checklist: The sooner you repair your roof, the less it will cost you… Read more »

Benefits of Using a Local Roofing Contractor

Local Roofing Contractor TX

Do you need to have the roof on your home repaired? Or do you need to have the roof on your business replaced? The best way to do either of these things is to hire a local roofing contractor to get the job done. There are lots of benefits that will come along with going… Read more »

What Are Soffits and Why Do They Matter?

Soffits Explained

Quick quiz! Do you know what soffits are, and why they matter? If you’re like many homeowners, you might not know the answers—but you should. Soffits are the areas between the outer walls of your house and the overhang of your roof. Here’s why they’re important to the maintenance and overall look of your home:… Read more »

Common Roof Leak Locations to Keep an Eye On

Roof Leak Repair TX

The roof that rests on top of your home or business could start leaking in just about any area at just about any time. But there are some roof leak locations that are a little bit more common than others. You should keep a close eye on them for signs of leaks and call a… Read more »

Benefits of Roof Ventilation

Roof Ventilation

While you may not have thought much about roof ventilation, it’s actually very important. Particularly in the hot Texas climate! Here are a few significant benefits to roof ventilation: Keep items in your attic safe Chances are, your attic is packed with items like Christmas decorations, old furniture and family mementos. You may not use… Read more »

How to Choose the Right Roofing Material for Texas Roofs

Texas Roof Material

Is it just about time to replace the roof on your Texas home? If so, it’s important for you to choose the right roofing material when you do it. There are lots of different factors that you’ll need to consider prior to picking out the roof you want to put on your house. Here’s how… Read more »