Protect Your Shed’s Roof By Applying A Rubber Membrane Over It

Learn how to apply a rubber membrane over your shed's roof. A rubber membrane will prevent water from penetrating the roof, causing damage to any of the roofing materials. After finishing the project, follow some basic steps to keep the membrane maintained and looking great.  Use The Following Materials ladder bucket of mild detergent mixed with water long handled scrub brush water hose measuring tape rubber membrane scissors rubber adhesive paint roller and frame roller handle paint tray squeegee roofing nails nail gun Clean The Roof And Prepare The Membrane Read More 

Need A New Roof? 3 Roofing Options That Might Lower Your Insurance Premiums

Your roof is your building's main defense against harsh weather, and your insurance company knows it. They also know that if you have a better roof, you will be less likely to file a claim on your policy. For this reason, many insurance companies give discounts to business owners who choose to put a new roof on their building. However, not just any old roof will do. Insurance companies look at several factors when setting rates. Read More 

Three Myths You Should Know About Foam Roofing

When it comes to foam roofing, there are nearly as many myths about it as there are choices of foam material. Unfortunately, many of these misconceptions have developed due to not only misinformation, but confusion about the type of material that is used to create these roofs. Here's a look at a few common myths about foam roofing and the truth that every homeowner should know. Myth: You Can't Keep Birds from Pecking Foam Roofing Read More 

Choosing Between Clay And Concrete Roof Tiles

Tile roofs can initially seem like a costly investment, but the great curb appeal they provide, along with durability and resistance to elements such as fire, hail and high winds, make them worthwhile. Roof tiles also have a distinct, attractive look and rich color unmatched by any other roofing material and can give your home a unique, classic feel and increased value. Traditional roofing tiles are available in clay or concrete and come in varying shapes and colors. Read More 

What Kind Of Asphalt Your Roof Is Made Of And Why It Matters

A lot of the houses that you see around you look really similar to each other. Despite their similar appearances, however, each of those houses may have different lifespans. This lifespan discrepancy is due largely to the difference in materials used to build each of the houses; particularly the roof. The material composition of your roof could make all the difference between a safe, comfortable home and one that lacks in both safety and comfort. Read More