It’s difficult to tell if a hailstorm is coming. Most people think that hailstorms are less likely in summer, but that’s not entirely accurate. This is just one of the many mistaken assumptions homeowners have about hailstorms, and, often, these assumptions are costly.
Your roof may be one of the reasons why your power bills have been skyrocketing recently. As your roof absorbs more heat, your air conditioner consumes more power to maintain a comfortable temperature inside your home.
Homeowners are rarely proactive with their roofing problems. In fact, nearly 100% of the time, people only call the roofers when their roof is already showing signs of leakage. For flat roofs, this could be particularly problematic.
At the turn of the millennium, sheet metals held a measly 3.1% market share in residential roofing. This number jumped to a solid 14% in little over a decade. This increase has been attributed by experts to the growing recognition that metal roofing has earned as a comparatively cheap, highly durable and energy-efficient alternative to traditional asphalt shingles and expensive ceramic tiles. Still, many homeowners are on the fence about… Continue Reading
Roofs play a big role when it comes to comfort inside your home. A wrong choice of material can make the rooms either too hot or too cold in certain seasons. If you live in a region that enjoys warmer weather, roofing materials that effectively reflect light and heat back to the atmosphere would be ideal.