Category Archives: General Roofing

Easy do it yourself roofing solutions.

Shingle roofs are not maintenance free!

Shingle roofs are not maintenance free. Ok for the most part they are there’s not much you can do for them except check for blown off shingle tabs or shingles, check pipes and penetrations for cracks and or holes. But more … Continue reading

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Proper Steps for Repairs Following Storm Damage READ, READ, READ!

If the homeowner thinks they have damage, they should first call their insurance company or agent and ask to file a claim. The insurance company sends an adjuster to access the damage. If the adjuster determines damage has occurred, he … Continue reading

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HAIL DAMAGE! DON’T HIRE ANY CONTRACTOR UNTIL

HAIL DAMAGE! DON’T HIRE ANY CONTRACTOR UNTIL YOU HAVE READ THIS POST. There are roofers from just about every state in Arizona right now taking advantage of the Hail Storm. Some of them are just trying to make a buck and have landed … Continue reading

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Hail Damaged Foam Roof

Due to the big Hail storm we had in Arizona there are tens of thousands of destroyed roofs All roof types were affected except tile roofs. The picture below is what a hail damaged foam roof will look like. There … Continue reading

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Hail Damage

Hello all I would like to inform you all of what hail damage to your roof may look like. But first off we had a really big hail storm in Arizona that has created so much damage that it has brought people … Continue reading

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Polyester fabric Roof?

I came across this roof.. if you can call it a roof system. This roof system consists of polyester fabric embed in elastomeric coating directly over the top of plywood, The overall thickness is around 20 mils thick. The coating … Continue reading

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Leaking Windows or Roof?

Here is a common problem both property owners and roofers run into. Leaking windows! I’m going to explain how you can tell the diffrence between a roof leak and a window leak. Identifing the  leak yourself can save you money by … Continue reading

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Making the case for a roof inspection

I have talked about the importance of roof inspections before. In this picture you will clearly see why. This roof was in failure before the solar panels were ever installed. The company who installed the solar panels may not or … Continue reading

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Independent Roof Inspection

Most home lenders require a home inspection of the property you want to buy before they will lend you the money. In most cases the home inspector will do a fairly good job. However there are the times when they … Continue reading

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