20 Parts of a Roof and Why They’re Important

While a new roof can be both exciting (and perhaps a bit intimidating) the roofing industry has a language all its own. Many people will find themselves in a world of unfamiliar terminology when it comes time to speak with a contractor in person about your roof repair or replacement. We’ve broken down the parts of a roof from the bottom up so you better understand what your roofing contractor is talking about. 1. Ceiling Joists Ceiling joists are installed above the wall framing and are responsible for holding up the ceiling in your [...]

By |2023-04-25T01:03:39-04:00June 27, 2022|Roofing|

Metal Roofing: Why Everyone Is Making the Switch

In the mid-1800s, builders discovered that corrugated iron could be used to cover buildings as a way to make them “fireproof.” Shortly after, metal roofs were installed on new government buildings, markets, and mansions. Because of its many benefits, metal has become one of the fastest-growing materials for roofing in both commercial and residential projects. It's clear to see why because this lightweight, versatile, and eco-friendly material provides options for everyone. 4 Types of Metal Roof Materials While once limited to iron, the San Antonio metal roofing industry has expanded into several [...]

By |2023-04-21T16:20:55-04:00June 27, 2022|Roofing|

Metal Roof vs Asphalt Shingles: Which is Best for You?

The two biggest players in the roofing industry are asphalt shingles and metal roofing panels. These resilient building products deliver stellar performance and have been reliable options for decades. Homeowners looking to replace their roof should always consider the pros and cons of both metal roofing and asphalt shingles to decide which material is best for them. We have compared several categories to provide clear information for homeowners trying to make a decision on metal roofs vs asphalt shingles. Longevity The longevity of your roof is only as good as the quality of installation, [...]

By |2023-04-25T01:23:13-04:00June 27, 2022|Roofing|

How to Identify and Deal With Hail Damage On Your Roof

Even small hail storms can cause big damage to your roof. Most homeowners may not realize the lasting damage hail causes because it often seems insignificant at the time. Hail damage is a problem that only gets worse over time until you take the time to have your roof repaired. Knowing how to spot hail damage early allows you to call for a repair sooner which can keep the repair costs to a minimum. 4 Major Signs of Hail Damage The nature of the damage on your roof will vary based on your type [...]

By |2023-04-21T15:55:20-04:00June 27, 2022|Roofing|
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