Can High Winds Damage my Roof?

A roof with some of the shingles blown off with the words "Wind-Damaged Roofs"

Strong winds can knock down tree branches, batter your car on the highway, and send your trash cans flying down the street. With all the chaos and damage that high winds can cause, you may begin to wonder how else they can affect you. Can strong winds actually damage a roof? The simple answer is […]

Do I Need Roof Repair or a Roof Replacement?

A roof with a large hole and other damage beneath the words "Roof Repair or Roof Replacement?"

Your roof has seen better days. Whether damaged by a hail storm or the mere passage of time, you need to do something soon. Depending on your situation, you may opt for a quick repair or a full replacement; however, choosing between these options can be quite difficult. Repair (also known as re-roofing) is the more affordable option at first, […]

How to Check your Roof for Hail Damage

A roof with shingles that have been cracked and broken by hail

Hail storms can strike at any time, and while there are ways to minimize the damage to your property, large hail will inevitably cause some damage. Just recently, a storm dropped baseball-sized hail onto the properties of several Dallas/Fort Worth area residents, leaving them with severely damaged homes. After a hail storm, homeowners must go through […]

The Benefits of Seamless Gutters

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Most people don’t think about their gutters until something goes wrong, but they should; gutters are an important investment in any home, and they have a significant impact on home values. The latest and greatest innovation in gutters is seamless gutters. Once you understand what they are and how they can benefit your home, installing […]

Should I Choose Impact-Resistant Shingles?

A stone house is pictured with a brand new roof

The roof of your home provides protection from the elements, including rain, wind, and hail. When your roof isn’t durable enough to handle these elements, it puts your home at risk of being damaged. That’s why one of the best options when getting a new roof for your home is impact-resistant shingles. These shingles are typically more expensive than […]

How to Avoid Hurricane Harvey Scam Artists When Rebuilding

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When a hurricane causes an immense amount of devastation, it can be difficult to know exactly how to begin the rebuilding process. Hurricane Harvey has already proven to be one of the most expensive disasters in this nation’s history, and it will likely take years for Houston and surrounding areas to recover. Once you start the long and grueling process of rebuilding, however, it is important to shop wisely and avoid scam artists who only seek to make a profit off of the insurance claims checks that come with a severe storm such as this one.

Choosing the Right Shingles For Your House

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Although modern roofs are designed and built to withstand the local weather, every house is going to need a new roofing system installed at some point. The task can be intimidating as most people aren’t familiar with the available roofing options in today’s world, but understand the roof is going to be there for years […]