4 Popular Roofing Upgrades

Re-roofing your home may not be the most glamorous of home improvements.  However, having a high-quality roof can greatly extend the life and value of the property below it. Whilst this is a functional feature, we should not forget its form as well, but there are more ways than ever before to make a roof aesthetically pleasing. Take your time to …

Tile Roofing Pros & Cons

To some, tile roofing is purely a stylistic choice.  It’s a distinctive look that can completely change the appearance of a home and therefore very personal.  Aside from the obvious aesthetic appeal and incredibly long life expectancy of tile roofs, there are several other benefits of choosing this material over a less costly one. To start with, tile roofs perform …

Skylights Pros & Cons

A skylight can provide your home with daylighting and ventilation. Natural light is a big selling point for homebuyers, which could increase your home’ s value. That’s why so many people want them even though they are expensive and prone to potential problems. Let’s take a look at the pros and cons of skylights before you make the final decision …

Environmentally Friendly Metal Roofs

Metal roof’s are good for the environment and also good for your wallet.  Metal is one of the most energy efficient roofing materials available and can save your home up to 40% in air conditioning cost as well as provide excellent insulation during the winter. With a metal roofing system optimized for energy efficiency, you’ll enjoy long-term cost savings on your …

Dimensional Shingles

Asphalt shingles are the most common form of roofing material used in the United States, primarily because they are so affordable. With a wide variety of colors and styles, asphalt shingle roofs are an economical and attractive way to spruce up your residence. One criticism of shingles used to be that the boring or repetitive look caused every roof on …