You often hear from roofers how you have to make sure that your roof is prepared for the winter season. You’ve probably asked yourself how the winter season, even without a storm, can cause damage. In today’s post, local roofing company DryTech Roofing LLC shares a quick guide to understanding roofing damage caused by the winter season.
A standing seam metal roof is a type of metal roofing designed to have seams raised above the roofing material itself. It features continuous panels running down from the roof ridge to the eaves, with seams between panels connected by fasteners. Seams have always been considered weak points in building materials but they are actually […]
No matter the scope of your roofing project, you want to make sure that you’re working with the right people. This is why it pays to take your time during the selection process, starting with asking questions. Most of the time, roofing contractors will offer the information you need but asking questions relevant to your concerns can […]
It’s important to vet roofing contractors before hiring them for all your roofing needs. There are always unscrupulous individuals in any industry who may not always give you good value for your money, and the roof repair and replacement industry is no exception. Thankfully, it’s fairly easy to spot a trustworthy contractor just by looking at the […]
Warm air naturally rises. This is why many roofers recommend insulating your attic to minimize heat losses through your roof. During winter, the increased temperature in the roof’s structure can cause condensation, which can lead to moisture problems in many of its vulnerable wooden parts. Additionally, the higher temperature levels can also promote ice dam formation, damaging […]