How to Fix Slate Roofs?

Answer Many projects around the home use slate, including roofing. Slate is manufactured in thin tiles that are installed in an overlapping pattern just as are other shingles. Although slate is resistant ... Read More »

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How do i clean roofs?

Make a Cleaning SolutionMix 1 gallon of warm water, 1 cup of powdered laundry detergent and 1 cup of chlorine bleach. Pour the mixture into a garden sprayer.Spraying the RoofClimb a ladder. Spray ... Read More »

Are metal roofs better?

On One Hand: Metal Roof AdvantagesA metal roof lasts three to four times longer than a conventional asphalt-shingle roof. Metal roofs are energy-efficient and may qualify for one-time U.S. tax cred... Read More »

Different Types of Tile Roofs?

Tile roofs have been around for centuries and have many fans. But replacing tile roofs can be quite expensive, especially since it is best to hire a professional roofer familiar with tile roofs and... Read More »

How to Patch Convertible Roofs?

Convertibles with soft tops are often susceptible to rips, tears and even slashes made by vandals. When repairing your convertible top it is important to make a flexible waterproof seal that will r... Read More »