The roofing industry is filled with excellent materials sourced naturally or otherwise, and manufactured to boost performance. However, only three roofing materials have stood out in the recent years. These are wood shakes, asphalt shingles and metal roofs. Crown Residential Roofing, your trusted roof installation contractor, discusses what made these materials rise to the top. [Read more…]
Storms, heavy snow and other forces of nature can place a lot of stress on a roof, if not damage it outright. While there’s unfortunately very little you can do to protect your roof from the forces of nature, there are other factors that can damage your roof, which you can easily address. [Read more…]
You’re probably wondering how you could possibly identify problems with your roof by yourself and what you should do if you do find them. Unless you’re a trained professional, it’s unlikely that you’ll be able to identify all the problems with a roof. However, there are some common problems that you can easily spot. [Read more…]
Perhaps, the most important element of roof maintenance is an inspection. Roof inspections prevent small problems – which can later result in significant damage to the roof and the structure – from getting larger. Roof inspections have saved countless homeowners thousands of dollars in costly repairs each year. [Read more…]
Flat roofs are slowly but surely making their way onto residential properties. Once almost exclusive to commercial buildings, more and more houses are sporting flat roofs for their unique look and functionality.