How Can a Small Leak in Your Roof Damage Your Home?

Jul 09, 2019

Most roofing experts agree that the average lifespan of most roofing systems is between 20 and 30 years, depending on the manufacturer and specific product. Unfortunately, no roof is going to last forever. When your roofing system becomes compromised by

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Fire Safety Code and Covered Gutters

Jul 04, 2019

It’s summer and the temperatures are beginning to soar as many regions in the country head into the dry season. You may start to see reminders about fire safety and prevention around the home. Some of the most common precautions

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How Do I Know I Need a New Roof?

Jul 02, 2019

Your roof is one of the most important components of your home. It protects the inside of your home from the outside elements, shielding it from rain, hail, snow, ice, and windblown debris. Most people don’t think they have to

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What is the Purpose of Downspouts?

Jun 27, 2019

Virtually all gutter systems operate the same, using the basic concept of gravity where a sloped gutter channel directs rainwater to the downspout and moves it away from the house. So what exactly is a downspout and what does it

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Why You Should Insulate Your Home

Jun 20, 2019

When it comes to improving your home’s energy efficiency and maintaining a comfortable indoor temperature no matter what time of year it is, proper insulation is key. Insulation is one of the most effective ways to save energy at home

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Defensible Space: What does it Actually Mean?

Jun 18, 2019

When it comes to protecting you, your family and your home from wildfires, there are two key factors to consider: structural ignitability and defensible space. As the term suggests, structural ignitability involves the materials of the home and the probability

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Does Color Matter in a Roof Shingle?

Jun 13, 2019

The roof is one of the most important parts of the exterior of a home. As a matter of fact, one of the key architectural elements that most people tend to notice first is the roof shingle style and color

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How Much Energy Does the Sun Really Provide?

Jun 11, 2019

Solar energy is renewable, environmentally friendly energy that is collected from the sun. Also known as photovoltaic or PV solar, solar energy is transmitted by the sun and then converted (without producing fossil fuels) into a sustainable source of electricity

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Are Gutters a Necessity for Your Home?

Jun 06, 2019

If you’re like many homeowners, you’ve probably wondered whether or not gutters are even necessary for your home. After all, most gutter systems are prone to clogging from leaves, pine needles, bird nests and other accumulating debris and can only

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