Asphalt shingles are sturdy and durable, but they’re far from problem-free. One of the most common problems this roofing system encounters is curling, and while most people see it as a superficial problem, it’s a warning sign that the health of the roof is compromised.
If you’ve ever tried to book an appointment with a residential roofing contractor during peak season, then you know how stressful it can be to find an opening in their schedules. However, taking your time to contact a roofer for repairs means you’ll be waiting behind an impossibly long line of other clients. When your turn comes around, the problem with your roof has worsened and now costs more to repair than before.
While there is still no way to control the weather, there are plenty of ways to protect your roofing system from getting damaged by storms. One example is to prevent it altogether with proper and regular maintenance, ensuring that your roof is in good shape before and after unexpected weather. Talk to a professional roofing contractor and ask about maintenance programs that can help you keep up with all your roof care needs in case of emergencies. [Read more…]
According to many residential roofing contractors, the Colorado area is a hotspot for hail-related damage. Some may be purely cosmetic, but other damage can pose a serious threat to residents themselves. Visibly, hail damage on roof looks like dings and dents, discolorations or even softball-size penetrating the roof. This solid precipitation may last for only a few minutes, but it can deal considerable damage to property and consequently, endanger the lives of residents. In this post, Colorado Roof Toppers discusses one particularly dangerous problem and what you can do about it. [Read more…]
Winter offers the harshest weather conditions that our roofs have to withstand. Its high winds and ice are especially damaging if precautions are not taken. Read on as residential roof replacement expert Colorado Roof Toppers discusses three simple steps any homeowner can take to prevent winter moisture damage. [Read more…]
As a homeowner, it’s basically an instinct to want your entire home to be as clean as possible, especially the exterior. After all, a clean and well-put-together exterior is what drives your home’s curb appeal and property values up. Unfortunately, dirt can’t be avoided forever and dirt on the roof is something that you’ll want to deal with as soon as possible.
Here, the roofing and gutter installation experts of Colorado Roof Toppers reveal what usually causes dirty roof shingles and how you can clean them, beginning with:
Leaks are an issue that you don’t want your roofing system to ever experience, especially a commercial roof. After all, commercial roof leaks can be quite costly to remediate and can even encourage mold growth in your building if left unchecked. However, it may surprise you to know that the roof isn’t always the issue when leaks occur.
Here, the experts of Colorado Roof Toppers reveals the other possible causes of leaks in your commercial roofs.