Your home’s exterior is constantly exposed to the elements every day. It’s important to invest in a good roofing and siding product that will not only keep your loved ones safe and dry but also prevent damage to your valuables in case of a fire. And out of all the available brands in the market, James Hardie® is hard to beat. So, when you’re looking for the best quality products… Continue Reading
Roof repair and replacement jobs are usually left to the professionals, but you can’t just hire any other contractor who’s available. You’ll have a lot to choose from for your roofing project, but if you want to ensure its success, a local contractor is your best choice. You’ll also feel more at ease when you work with a professional roofing contractor who has a good reputation within the local community. Here are… Continue Reading
Did you know that skylights offer various benefits, like improving your home’s aesthetic value and functionality by increasing natural lighting and ventilation to a finished attic? In this blog, the trusted home remodeler and skylight installation expert, Empire Roofing & More, shares the best time to install skylights.
Some homeowners can’t help but wonder what are the worst things that their roofing system can run into, for all the right reasons. After all, you want to be on the lookout for these issues if you want to get the most performance and life out of your beloved roofing system. In this blog, Empire Roofing & More, the leading home remodeler and roofer in the area, shares the three biggest enemies… Continue Reading
Whatever your home improvement project, you’ll always hear that it’s best to leave it to a professional home remodeler. This is especially true if you are dealing with a gutter installation or replacement. Why is this?
Roof inspections are usually proactive but can also be done when you’re already expecting damage but want to be sure about the extent. To make the most of them, however, it pays to know what you can get out of roofing inspections.
Applying a fresh coat of paint might be a great way to spruce up your home’s exterior, but it is not always a practical solution. It tends to fade and chip when exposed to the elements, which means you’ll have to repeat the process after a few years. Retaining the beauty of your facade indeed comes with unnecessary costs and tedious upkeep.
When it comes to roof replacement, you might be tempted to install a new roof over your old one. After all, this option is a lot faster and cheaper than tearing the old roofing materials, including the underlayment. While it can help you save money, choosing this method can end up costing you in the long run. Local roofing services contractor Empire Roofing & More takes a closer look at re-roofing and… Continue Reading
Soffit are panels that cover the space from the top of the exterior walls to the roof eaves. While its main function is to allow attic ventilation and prevent roof damage caused by wind uplift, it also provides a barrier that prevents dirt, debris and small animals from getting into the attic. In today’s post, local roofing company and home remodeler Empire Roofing & More examines the common soffit issues that you… Continue Reading
Your roof protects your home from the elements, which means you need to choose a roofing system that can withstand them. But what are these “elements” that your roof is supposed to protect you from? In today’s post, local roofing and siding company Empire Roofing & More shares a look at common weather conditions and how they affect your roof. 1. Rain — Sloped roofs are designed to shed rainwater and prevent it… Continue Reading