When do you need a new roof?

Answer On One Hand: A Roof's LifespanAccording to Owens Corning, a new shingled roof should last about 20 years. A roof well under this age will probably not need to be totally replaced, though some shin... Read More »

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Can a metal roof be installed over an existing shingled roof?

It is possible to install a metal roof over existing shingles. The old shingles will help to insulate the roof. This option also eliminates the labor involved in tearing off the old roof to replace... Read More »

How to Remove Snow from a Roof Using a Roof Rake?

Snow removal from your roof can be made a little easier by using a roof rake. Remove snow without even leaving the ground! All while avoiding costly interior leaking that results from ice dams that... Read More »

Tile Roof Vs. Metal Seam Roof?

Choosing roofing materials can be a difficult process. Many homebuilders try to balance out utility with appearance and cost. Often, the decision comes down to important alternatives such as tiles ... Read More »

What is the difference between a flat roof and a pitched roof?