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Consider Using Metal Shingles for Your New Roof

metal shingles
Metal shingles are durable, cost-effective and virtually indestructible. They are also a dream to maintain, requiring nothing more than to be hosed down every few years or whenever debris accumulates on your roof. If it’s time to have a new roof installed on your current home, or if you’re in the process of building a new home, you’ll have to decide on the type of roofing materials you want to use. Before you make any decisions, take the time to learn more about the revolutionary product. What Are Metal Shingles? Although this material is pretty much exactly what it sounds like

Roof Repair Rip-Offs: Beware of These Common Scams

Roof Repair Rip-Offs
Licensed roof repair contractors in Utah provide high-quality, ethical services for their customers. Unfortunately, homeowners frequently fall victim to scam artists intent on stealing their hard-earned money. Roofing repair scams are on the rise in Utah. One of the easiest ways to detect a scam is if someone comes to your door or cold-calls you. Few (if any) ethical roofing contractors go door-to-door or makes calls to solicit business – so stay safe by politely declining to purchase roof repair services from anyone who approaches you. Being aware of common rip-offs and scams will he

5 Tips to Extend the Life of Your New Roof

5 Tips to Extend the Life of Your New Roof
When the time comes to install a new roof on your Utah home, you will make a significant investment in the safety, comfort and value of your home. And, like any home improvement project, you want to enjoy the highest possible return on your investment. With a little time and effort, you can extend the life of your new roof and minimize the time and money you will spend on roofing repairs in the future. No. 1: Add Attic Ventilation Without adequate ventilation, your attic will overheat in the summer. This can encourage the growth of mold and reduce the effectiveness of insulation. It also

Address Leaking Roof Repairs Now, as Rainy Season Ends

Address Leaking Roof Repairs Now, as Rainy Season Ends
If you have a leaking roof, repairs are imperative to prevent serious damage to your home or business. The northern Utah rainy season peaks in May, which means we’re on the way to our driest, hottest months of the year. If you’ve put off having your leaky roof repaired, it’s time to get a professional roofing contractor in to assess the extent of the damage and recommend the necessary work. Putting off the work any longer can lead to more extensive damage and, once things start heating up in the attic, you could end up with dangerous mold growth. Unless you have extensive da

Choose Designer Shingles to Improve Your Utah Home’s Value

Choose Designer Shingles to Improve Your Utah Home’s Value
Adding designer shingles to your Utah home can significantly improve the curb appeal and value of your property without breaking your home improvement budget. Designer shingles is a term commonly used to describe dimensional asphalt single roofing materials that mimic the look of more expensive options such as tile and slate. And, even though these materials cost far less than the traditional materials they resemble, they are significantly more durable and long-lasting than traditional asphalt roofing. What Are Designer Shingles? If you’re familiar with the upscale appearance and s