How to Clean a Metal Roof From the Ground

How to Clean a Metal Roof From the Ground

A metal roof looks great. Its slick surface helps to prevent the buildup of dirt, leaves and other debris. But the slipperiness makes getting on your roof to clean it a hazardous task. Although metal roofs require little maintenance, they do need a deep cleaning every...
Should You Fix a Single Damaged Shingle?

Should You Fix a Single Damaged Shingle?

If you have a shingle roof, you might assume that there is strength in numbers. If most of the roof is in good shape, a few damaged shingles shouldn’t make much of a negative impact, right? Unfortunately, your roof is only as strong as your weakest shingle. But if you...
Shingles vs Tiles: Which Are Better?

Shingles vs Tiles: Which Are Better?

If you’re preparing to replace a roof, you might be confused by the various types. Many people confuse shingles with tiles. Both styles of roof are common, but they differ in appearance, durability and life span. What Is a Shingle Roof? You’re probably familiar with a...
How to Replace a Roof with Solar Panels

How to Replace a Roof with Solar Panels

Solar panels last about 30 to 35 years. However, a traditional asphalt shingle roof only lasts about 20 years, while tile and metal have slightly different timelines. If you need to replace your roof while your solar panels are still in excellent condition, the...