What type of roofing materials do you use?

For our roofing materials, we use both asphalt and metal.

How long does replacing a roof typically take?

We are efficient with our work. Therefore a roofing job typically takes one day

Do we have to be out of the house when you are replacing the roof?

No but communicate with the roofing foreman if you're planning on exiting or entering your home. A good roofing crew will be aware of family members and pets in and out of the house.

Can I remove ice from my roof?

Yes, but best to hire a pro. Give us a call and we are happy to help.

What are ice dams?

Water that freezes on the part of the roof which is past the exterior walls, (on roof edges), and forms a ridge of ice which prevents water from draining and creates a "dam" made of ice which can then leak into the house causing damage.

How do you calculate the amount of shingles I will need for my roof?

We calculate the amount of shingles needed by the square footage, then convert it to "squares" which is 100 square feet. So, if your roof has 1000 square feet, the pro will order materials for 10 "squares"

Why is there discoloring in my roof?

UV radiation, wind and moisture cause a roofs color to fade or discolor over time and can lead to an uneven look. When you give us a call, we will come check out the damage on your roof and evaluate.

What kind of ventilation can I use on my roof?

Typically a Ridge Vent or Gable Vents are used.

Should I paint my house before siding takes place?

No, the siding Pro will advise if any work is needed before siding. No need to spend money unnecessarily.

Will siding crack or fade?

Vinyl siding is made with UV protection, but over time the siding that receives the most sunlight may show slight damage. Other siding materials may respond differently.

How often do I need to replace siding?

With meticulous care your vinyl siding can last 100 years. That said, expect to see some discoloration well before that in about 10-15 years.

Is a full siding job the only option?

No there are many other types of materials and options available. Always discuss your options and goals with several pro's.

What siding material do you recommend using?

It really depends on the look the customer hopes to achieve and of course budget. Even vinyl siding is offered in different options and budgets.

Is there maintenance involved after a siding job?

Yes, regular cleaning and inspection by a pro is recommended.