Are Metal Roofs More Likely to be Struck by Lightning?

Posted on: April 19th, 2017

According to the National Lighting Safety Institute, an estimated 1 out of every 200 houses will be struck by lightning each year However the question remains, are metal roofs more likely to be struck by lightning? It is well known that metal …

Are Asphalt Shingles Fireproof?

When it comes to investing in your home, your number one priority should always be safety. Because of this, you should consider what kind of safety and protection your new roof is going to provide. For example, are those asphalt …

Spring Roof Inspection

Your roof takes a beating from the elements all year round, but it generally experiences the most wear and tear during the winter season after withstanding everything from rain and wind to snow and ice. Once winter finally melts away, …

Can Hail Damage My Roof?

Hail is basically frozen rain, so when it hails, a lot of damage can occur. Just imagine tiny ice cubes falling from the sky – it’s hard not to imagine that they wouldn’t do some damage. This is why if …

Roofing in Cold Weather

Posted on: February 5th, 2017

If you need roof work done, whether it’s roof repair work or complete roof replacement, then one of the things you might be concerned with is whether getting this done in the winter is a good idea or not. After …