Category: Roof Repairs

5 Ways You Can Spot a Roof Leak from Inside Your Home

Getting on top of your home’s roof to check for leaks and damage isn’t for the faint of heart. In fact, it’s not for the typical homeowner at all. Roof work can be dangerous and create the perfect recipe for injury. But if your home has a leaky roof, you may be able to spot...

How to Safely Clean Your Gutters

Keeping your gutters clear is one of the simplest ways to avoid water damage to your home, but it comes with risks. Cleaning your gutters on a ladder poses a hazard for anyone, but especially senior citizens. In fact, people over 65 account for half of all ladder-related fatalities. You could damage your home if...
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5 Benefits of a Metal Roof — Is It Right For You?

More homeowners are choosing metal when it’s time to replace their existing roofs. A metal roof gives you lots of options to customize your home and provide protection for the long term. From durability and function to enhancing the sound of the rain, there are lots of reasons why Alabama homeowners choose metal roofs. Here’s...

5 Times to Schedule Our Free Roof Inspection 

It’s always a good idea to routinely look for roof damage. But it’s not always easy to spot from the ground. When you’re not sure what to look for or you suspect you might have a problem, your next step might be to get a professional roof inspection. If one of the following five scenarios...

3 Ways To Extend The Life of Your Roof

The average roof in Alabama can last about 20 years. But many homeowners will need to replace their roofs even sooner. That’s because general wear and tear, issues that go undetected, or sudden accidents can all impair the quality of your roof and shorten its estimated life. The good news: there are a few things...

4 Common Causes of roof leaks and what to do next

Roof leaks are one of a homeowner’s worst nightmares. If left unchecked, a small leak can quickly turn into a larger problem and threaten the integrity of everything inside the home. Part of  maintaining a sound home is identifying any threats that could cause your roof to leak. Let’s look at a few of the most...

5 Ways To Protect Your Roof During Storm Season

Storm season puts every Alabama homeowner on edge. We live in an area that’s all too familiar with violent storms and tornados, and many of us know that roof damage is often the price of these storms. While you can’t control the hand nature deals you, you can do a few things to protect your...

Roof Spring Cleaning: 5 “Musts” for Homeowners

Winter can take a toll on your roof, even though we don’t get much snow or ice here in Alabama. Cold conditions can increase your risk because you’re likely spending more time indoors and may be less likely to notice visible issues with your roof.  That’s why roof spring cleaning is such an important part...