Asphalt shingle roofs are the most popular type of roof in America. Even in Florida it is prevalent. The problem with asphalt shingles are that they don’t always fare well in the high winds common with hurricanes. So if you have one, or are thinking of replacing a roof with one, here are some hurricane […]
You just bought a home in Florida and it has a new roof… a new asphalt shingle roof. The sellers said that the shingles are 20 year shingles, but are they really? How long can you expect it to last? Not 20 years in Florida.
An asphalt shingle roof is installed over wooden sheathing. Tar […]
Shingle roofs are probably the most common type of roofing anywhere in the US. There are several different things to keep in mind when choosing a shingle roof.
First thing to keep in mind with shingle roofs is that there are two basic types: three-tab and architectural. Before you even choose a material, you […]
If you are thinking about replacing your roof you’re probably being overwhelmed with the choices in styles of roofs out there. Different materials make the difference in the look of your home, not to mention choices of colors. So how to choose? You could stay with the status quo, but what if you want to […]
Let’s face it, all roofs leak eventually, especially in Florida. How badly and how much damage is what homeowner’s need to concern themselves with. Keeping that damage to a minimum or finding problem areas before they actually leak takes attentiveness and knowing where to look.
When you are doing an inspection of your roof, something every […]