The roofing underlayment is rarely seen, so it can be easy for homeowners to forget about this essential part of the roof system. For many people, roofs are all about the shingles, flashing and gutters. But if you ask roofing companies, they would tell you there are several other components that are crucial to the system’s […]
Roofs have four fire classifications, namely Class A, Class, B, Class C and unrated. When planning for your roof replacement project, your roofing contractor will likely recommend the most suitable classification for your home or building, depending on your needs or local building codes. However, as property owner, it is important that you also have a good […]
Sufficient attic ventilation is essential to a healthy and comfortable indoor environment. It can also delay the need for a roof replacement. When not vented properly, this part warm, moist air can accumulate in this part of your home and cause major headaches. For instance, excessive heat in the attic can compromise the integrity of roof […]
The sound of water dripping through gutters and downspouts can be irritating, especially if you’re trying to sleep or relax after a long day at work. Different things may be causing this problem.
The decking or sheathing is one of the most critical components of your roofing system. However, not many homeowners know a lot about it because it’s usually not visible. Roof decking comes in various types and materials. It must also be installed properly to protect your home from water damage.