Category Archives: Roofing Systems

Frequently Asked Questions About Radiant Barriers

If you are in the process of choosing new roofing materials, you likely have questions about roof and attic insulation. One of the most common inquiries has to do with radiant barriers. Continue reading to review some of the most … Continue reading

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Facts About Fiberglass Shingles

In the roofing installation and repair construction industry, fiberglass shingles are still a relatively new product. Fiberglass shingles are essentially asphalt-based roof shingles, but with fiberglass mats. Traditionally, asphalt shingles are manufactured with organic felt mats, but many industry professionals … Continue reading

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3 Roofing Materials Recommended for Sheds

Now that the weather has turned toward the winter season, many homeowners are busy loading up all their summer and fall commodities into their outdoor sheds. This time of year is also busy for roofing contractors because it is when … Continue reading

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How Did Rubber Roofs Become So Popular?

Rubber roofs are a widely popular flat roofing system, and their start is something that might interest you. Continue reading to learn a brief history of rubber roofing, and why they have remained such a popular roofing material to this … Continue reading

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4 Reasons to Replace Skylights When You Get a New Roof

When it comes time to have a roof replaced, many homeowners choose to keep the same skylights they had before. Although this may seem like a great way to save money and time, it can actually cost homeowners more in … Continue reading

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How to Get Rid of Moss On Your Roof

Last week on our blog page, you learned how to remove algae from your roof. Now it is time to move onto nuisance moss growth. Moss can be just as damaging to roofing systems, so it is vital to combat … Continue reading

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The Top 3 Advantages of a Metal Roof Shingles

Metal roofing systems are popular choices among residential and commercial property owners in Indiana because they provide a long list of benefits for all types of structures and buildings. Metals roofs are more durable and have longer lifespans compared to … Continue reading

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6 Natural Elements That Affect Your Roof’s Condition

There are several factors that affect the longevity and performance of a roof, overtime. That is why routine maintenance and prompt repairs for minor roof damages are important parts of proper roof care; but it is helpful to know what … Continue reading

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The 5 Basic Components of Steep Slope Roof Systems

A steep slope roof system is specially designed to be suitable for any roof with a slope of 25% or more. More specifically, for roofs of 3:12 or greater. This means for every 12 inches of horizontal roof, the rise … Continue reading

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The 4 Types of Flat Roof Systems

As promised in last week’s blog, this week we will discuss the 4 common types of low slope roofing systems, also known as flat roofs. Any roof that has slight roof pitches between 1/4″ to 1/2″ per foot and slopes … Continue reading

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