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Metal Roofing: The Way Forward

Metal roofing has long been used for its durability, fire-resistant qualities, and long life spans. In addition to this, metal roofing now has more versatility than ever before, making it the material that inspires architects and roofing designers. Contractors cannot wait to work on projects with metal roofing. Metal roofing

If a Wildfire Comes Near Your Property…

Wildfires spread quickly. The sun’s heat or any small spark can start a fire that quickly burns through neighborhoods. With the recent dry weather, much of the brush that surrounds housing is dried out and is easily set alight. Large areas of trees and brush are fuel for a fire

The History Of Roofing

As long as mankind has needed housing, they have needed roofing. Shelters are not very good without roofing. Caves initially provided shelter but the damp dark environment was not the most comfortable, so alternative shelter was sought. As far back as 40,000 BC, mammoth skins were used as a roofing

How To Cool Your Flat Roof?

 

Flat roofing is one of the most popular and efficient roofing options available, but they have one major drawback. Flat roofing is more prone to trapping heat than other roofing systems and this causes your building to be warmer and your energy costs higher. Manufacturers, however, have developed a number

Eco-Friendly Roofing Options

With everybody going ‘green’ these days, the roofing industry has been making great efforts to keep up with these trends. You can now choose from several different eco-friendly options when it comes to your roof. We offer many styles that are energy-efficient, long-lasting, affordable and good for the environment. Some

Roof Maintenance Checklist

The best way to get the most from your roof is to perform annual inspections. You can either do this yourself or hire a professional to come take care of it for you. There are certain factors that need to be considered during an inspection. So long as you are

Top 10 Rooftop Safety Hazards

Rooftop falls are the main cause of death in the construction industry. Roofers experience hazards on the job, and these are often associated with heights, extreme weather conditions, and improper use of safety gear. The employer or building contractor is tasked with creating a safe working environment for his workers,