The roof is an integral part of any building. It provides protection from harsh weather conditions, insulates your home, and makes occupants comfortable. However, despite regular maintenance, the exposed nature of roofing systems makes them prone to damage. Common roofing issues facing homeowners include missing shingles, faulty gutters, leaks caused by extreme weather conditions, falling branches, and normal wear and[...]
A flat roofing system is a popular choice for commercial buildings, especially in retail and office spaces. Instead of traditional sloped panels, a flat roof is, as the name suggests, generally level. However, this can lead to problems with water pooling on the surface. To prevent this, flat roof drainage uses tapered insulation to gradually slope the roof towards a[...]
Roof ventilation is a very important part of building a proper home. This essential part of a building helps a home be what it should be. If you’re buying a home, pay attention to the roof ventilation. Obviously, when you’re viewing a property, you can’t usually see much of the roof, but ask the question about how the roof is[...]
Wondering what roofing issues you should look for when buying a home? Buying a home is a large investment. For many, it’s the largest investment they have! That’s why it’s critical to make good use of your diligence period and come in prepared. This article will walk you through some of the most important things to consider when it comes[...]
With hot summer days on the horizon, homeowners must get their homes ready for increased humidity and higher temperatures. Before breaking out the floppy hat and sunscreen, don’t miss crucial pre-summer home maintenance tasks to make sure the house is ready for the hot summer sun.
Check HVAC filters: Prepare for pollen season with new HVAC filters. New filters[...]
New homes are massive investments to make, so homeowners should get the most out of their biggest purchase by making the home last as long as possible. Save money and trouble by setting aside time this summer to conduct a few checkups, repairs and adjustments that will keep the house in top shape for the changing weather.
1. Check the[...]