How To Maintain And Repair Your Home’s Flat Tar Roof

Taking care of your home’s flat roof is essential to keeping your home and roof dry and free of moisture problems. Here are instructions to help you maintain and repair a tar-coated flat roof.

Clean Your Roof

When you have a flat tar roof on your home, it is a good idea to inspect it regularly for any cleaning and repairs that need to be completed.…

Thinking About A Metal Roof On Your Home? These Points Can Help You Decide

When you think of metal roofing, you probably picture large industrial complexes topped with corrugated sheets of steel — when in fact metal can serve as a perfectly good roofing material for homes as well. But why might you choose this material over other options, and what considerations do you need to keep in mind before you make your final decision?…

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.…