A siding replacement project will always be a worthy investment for any home. However, it’s also a project that no homeowner should do by themselves. Instead, they need to hire a contractor to get the job done. Unfortunately, the hiring process isn’t exactly as straightforward as most would like as there are a few things you need to watch out for when hiring a siding contractor. In this article, the… Continue Reading
Any professional roofing contractor will tell you that condensation is an issue that you do not want your roofing system to face. For the uninitiated, roof condensation occurs when the hot air trapped in your attic comes into contact with the cool air outdoors. Once this happens, moisture can easily be trapped between the roof itself and the insulation, which can encourage mold and mildew growth and even compromise the… Continue Reading
A roof inspection is something that you shouldn’t delay. It’s essential to keeping your roof in good shape and preparing it for harsh weather conditions.
James Hardie® has introduced a new siding profile, Artisan Shingle, to its luxury Aspyre® Collection. It’s designed to resemble the width, pattern, and color of cedar shingle siding. All Aspyre products are Engineered for Climate or made to withstand specific conditions of the climate it will be sold in.
Roofing warranties are a big help to homeowners who need their roofing systems repaired as soon as possible. After all, it allows them to gain new shingles or other roofing components without paying for it from their own pockets. However, what some homeowners don’t know is that there are actually a few roofing mistakes that can void their warranty. In this post, the roofers of Empire Roofing & More discusses… Continue Reading
Roofing inspections are tasks that you should always have your professional roofing contractor do at least once a year. Otherwise, your roof’s lifespan can be cut unexpectedly short. During the inspection, it’s also in your best interest to learn everything you can about your roof and the best way to do so is by asking a few important questions and taking note of everything your roofer says. In this post,… Continue Reading
GAF offers different types of warranty for their roofing products, one of which is the Golden Pledge® Limited Warranty, known as the brand’s strongest and best roof warranty. It offers 50 years of upfront coverage and applies to the entire roofing system.
Hail may not be the most threatening weather event, but it can still be harsh enough to cause damage to your roof. That’s why it’s important to prepare for hail storms and to know what to do to ensure your roofing isn’t compromised.
If your home was constructed before 1978, chances are it contains heavily leaded paint. So if you’re renovating or doing repairs in your old home, be careful and inform your contractor. Renovation activities like sanding, cutting and replacing windows can disturb lead-based paint and create hazardous lead dust and chips.
Regular roof maintenance is essential to maximizing the performance and life span of your asphalt roofing. It can also save you from expensive repairs down the road. In this article, professional roofing contractor Empire Roofing & More shares tips on cleaning and maintaining your asphalt roof.