Category: Roof Maintenance

Why Does Moss Grow On Your Roof?

Moss on Roof

There are many problems homeowners may encounter when it comes to roofs. From cracked shingles to leaks, it’s important to address these issues head-on once you notice them. It’s also important to do whatever you can to educate yourself about the problems associated with a roof so that you can prevent them at all costs…. Read more »

Why You Should Have Your Roof Periodically Inspected

The roof is a vitally important part of your home, though it is easy to forget about since it is mostly out of sight and out of mind. Despite the fact that roofs are often easy to ignore, there are real benefits to having it inspected by a roofing professional. These are a few reasons… Read more »

How to Prevent Ice Dams From Forming On Your Roof

Do you have ice dams forming on the edges of your roof? At first glance, they might look very pretty. Ice dams will make your home appear wintry, which is why many homeowners don’t give them a second thought. However, they can also cause extensive damage to your home’s roof and your gutter system, so… Read more »

What to Look For In a Roof When Buying a New Home

So you’re thinking of buying a new home– that’s great. However, it’s also a little scary, isn’t it? After all, this is one big– no, make that HUGE– purchase. In the process of looking for and then buying a home, you’re going to want to get all the details you can about the place you… Read more »

How to Work Safely on Your Roof

Working on the roof of your home can be very dangerous. Whether you have a roof with a steep slope or a relatively flat roof, there are a number of things that can go wrong when you’re up that high. You could potentially injure yourself or others if you aren’t careful. Let’s take a look… Read more »

How to Keep Your Roof in Tiptop Shape

Certain roofs seem to last longer. Why is that? There are several reasons one person’s roof stays in good shape while another person’s roof needs repairs or replacement sooner than later. For starters, if your roof is near leafy trees, you’ll probably notice the leaves end up discoloring your shingles over time. Moss and other… Read more »

Reasons to Have Your Roof Inspected

“If you can feel raindrops in your living room, you might need to have your roof inspected.” Somehow that sounds like a Jeff Foxworthy joke right there. Indeed, a hole in a roof is no joke, and unless you want to get wet every time it rains, you might need Roofing by Bruce of East… Read more »

Five Leading Sources of Roofing Leaks

If you’ve ever suffered a roof leak, you know what a problem it can be. There are many reasons that leaks can form, and the truth is that even the most structurally sound new roofs can have a problem after a few years on the job. Let’s explore the five leading causes of roof leaks… Read more »

Roof Inspection: How Often Should You Inspect?

They always say that it is a blessing to have a “roof over your head,” and that is certainly true, but what happens when that roof fails? The answer is nothing good. Your roof protects you, your family and your belongings from the elements and it must be cared for properly so that it can… Read more »

Fascia: What Is It and Why Does It Matter

Fascia plays a very important role in the overall well-being of your home’s roof. But unless you’ve experienced a problem with your roof in the past, there’s a pretty good chance that you don’t actually know what fascia boards are or what purpose they serve when it comes to your roof. It’s important for homeowners… Read more »