how to identify when your roofing needs replaced

Is the roof on your home looking a little worse for the wear? Learn tips for identifying when you need to replace your roof.

5 Reasons To Choose Composite Shingles For A Tiny House

10 March 2017
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The trendiness of tiny houses has many people attempting to build them with little to no experience in choosing materials. Even if you've built a cabin or house before, you may not know which shingles are best for a roof that is subjected to vibrating forces from travel or extreme seasonal weather changes. Find out why composite roofing is a good choice for both mobile and stationary tiny houses of all types. Read More …

3 Roofing Problems That Can Cause Brown Streaks On Your Siding

7 March 2017
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If you noticed brown streaks on your home's siding and called a siding contractor for repairs, you may have been surprised to hear the contractor tell you that you need a roofing contractor like Bob Behrends Roofing & Gutters LLC instead. Brown streaks on siding are signs of extensive water damage in the structure of your home, which typically results from damage to the roofing and/or the roofing structure. Here are a few problems to look for. Read More …

5 Tips For Keeping Your Roof In Top Shape

3 March 2017
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No matter what kind of climate you live in, it is important to take good care of your roof. If you maintain your roof year-round, you can reduce repairs and prolong the life of your roof. Here are five helpful tips for keeping your roof in top shape: Install Proper Ventilation If your roof does not currently have good ventilation, you may want to think about making a change. A roof that is not properly ventilated can lead to cracking shingles and other issues. Read More …

2 Lesser Known Roofing Components

1 March 2017
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Many homeowners operate under the mistaken assumption that the shingles are the only roofing component standing between them and a leaky roof. This view leads many to overlook equally important, if lesser known, roofing components—often to their detriment. If you would like to boost your understanding of roofing strategies and materials, keep reading. This article will discuss two additional components located beneath your shingles. Drip Edge A drip edge consists of a piece of sheet metal shaped like the letter T. Read More …

A Beginner’s Guide To Caring For Your Slate Roof

26 January 2017
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From its organic beauty and durability to the fact that it can greatly increase the resale value of your home, according to Roofing Calc, there are several reasons to choose slate roofing. If you've purchased a home that features a slate roof, or if you have recently had your asphalt shingles replaced with slate tiles, chances are you want to know everything you can about how to preserve your new roof's beauty. Read More …

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how to identify when your roofing needs replaced

How's the roof on your home looking? The roofing on your home should look nice and it should keep out any rain or snow. When your roofing begins to fail, you will find the sandy particles in your gutters and possibly on the ground below. There are several signs that will alert you to the need of a roofing replacement. Our blog will show you what signs to be aware of so that you can quickly identify the problems before they spread from the outside of your home to the inside of it causing far more damage.