Will Your Roof Be Cool?

If you are in the market to put a new roof on your home, you know there are a lot of options on the market to choose from. While you may first be drawn to your choice of materials based on how they look, you will also want to choose materials that will be energy efficient.…

What To Know When Considering Changes From Asphalt Shingles To Ceramic Roofing Tiles

If you are considering changing your roofing material from asphalt shingles to ceramic tiles, there are a few important things you’ll need to consider about the weight differences between the two types of roofing. A roofing square (10’x10′ area) of asphalt shingles weighs 230 pounds. Ceramic tiles can weigh between 580 and 1,100 pounds in the same sized area. 

The weight difference can make a huge impact on your home.…

Tips on Installing Solar Panels Without Damaging Your Roof

When it comes to alternative energy solutions, solar energy is probably the first thing that comes to your mind. It’s relatively inexpensive, with it paying for itself over the course of upwards of less than ten years, and it’s incredibly efficient, with it being able to generate as much energy as that of what a power company can generate for you.…