August is a horrendous month for hurricanes. According to weather.com August is when the Atlantic Hurricane season typically ramps up. After last year, most of us understand the importance of being prepared. And although we’ve been lucky so far this year, it doesn’t hurt to plan ahead, just in case we see some bad weather in the
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You probably don’t pay much attention to the ventilation in your attic. Most people don’t think about their attics much at all. They may go up there a few times a year to put things away. After all, they don’t live up there, so why does it matter how the air circulates? While it may
Getting a new roof is so exciting! It’s a chance to completely revamp the look of your home. But choosing a new roof color can be a scary decision because you will live with your choice for a long time. Where do you start? Here are several things to consider before making that final decision.
Rain Rain Go Away! Frustrated with the ceaseless rain of late? You are not alone. Most Floridians are feeling water logged with a month of endless storms. Most of us feel like we are floating away in a sea of never ending rain. More than just restraining normal springtime outdoor activities, heavy rain can also bring
Spring has almost sprung and here in Central Florida, we know exactly what that means: Daily afternoon rain showers and thunderstorms. Consider that despite rain, hail, ultraviolet rays, foot traffic, various mechanical servicing, and building expansion and contraction; your roof system must continue to keep water from entering the building. In short, your roof is
Springtime in Central Florida means rain and storms, wreaking havoc on your home’s roof and causing storm damage. It is important to diagnose any roof damage as soon as possible to address and fix any damage before it becomes a more costly leak. Inspect your roof regularly: If you inspect the roof regularly you then can
1 Broken Shingle or Tile may equal 1 New Roof — Here’s How! If you’re like many homeowners in Central Florida, you might mistakenly believe that your homeowner’s insurance will only pay for a new roof if yours gets severely damaged by a covered peril listed in your policy. If you’re under this impression, you
Looking for a roofing contractor in Central, Florida? With lots of companies nowadays claiming they are the best in town, it can be a daunting task for a homeowner to choose the most qualified one to do roofing job. One needs to be extra careful in the selection process as the quality of the output
Whether reporting storm damage to your property over the phone or through your mobile device, the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) offers the following tips on how to file an insurance claim: Contact your insurer as soon as possible to begin the process. Provide your insurer with your policy number and the best phone number and
“Fun” may not be the first thing you think about when you think of roofing, but here at Total Home Roofing, we think about roofs all the time. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of several interesting and little-known facts about the roof and roofing. 1. Some of the oldest roofing materials in the world
It’s important to understand the different types of roof warranties and how they work. Knowing what kind of protection homeowners can expect from a roof warranty and how to avoid voiding it is a complicated question, but one that can save you a lot of trouble down the line. There are manufacturer warranties that cover the
Water damage is serious business. Be on the lookout for roofing leaks before they ruin your home and safety. There are many different household problems that can be procrastinated. However, a leaky roof should take the highest priority on your list of home maintenance issues. Leaky roofs can develop for a variety of reasons: improper