Does summer heat affect your roof? Yes it does. Houston gets very hot in the summer, with temperatures warming up starting as early as March. Heat speeds up the damage done by UV rays and causes the roof to become weak and lose its flexibility. As the air outside heats up and cools down, your roof does too, causing it to expand and contract every day. This is called thermal… Read More »Does Summer Heat Affect Your Roof?
Ever wonder how to install shingles on your roof? If you are a handyman and want to install the shingles on your own roof, you came to the right place. Here I will give you the step by step guide on how to install shingles on your roof. Note: Before beginning any work, check with your manufacturer about their stipulations. Some manufacturers don’t recommend shingling over a roof that has… Read More »How to Install Shingles
Do you know how to spot hail damage on your roof? In Houston, TX it is not uncommon to get hail the size of golf balls or larger. Baseball size hail falls around 100-110 MPH! Smaller size hail falls at a speed around 20-25 MPH. It only takes hail the size of less than one inch to inflict damage on an asphalt roof. You should always inspect your roof after… Read More »How to spot hail damage on your roof
The first day of spring is upon us, do you know how to spring clean your roof? March 19th is the official day of Spring and the time of the year everybody engages in spring cleaning the inside of their homes and their garages. But what about the roof? When you spring clean your roof, you can identify small problems and fix them before they turn into bigger problems which… Read More »Spring Clean Your Roof!