Roof Sheathing: What is it and What Does it Do?

If you have recently purchased a home, or if you are experiencing your first roof issue, you may be surprised to know your home’s roof is made up of several components. Many people believe the only parts of their roofing system is the shingles and the gutters. However, a crucial part of all roofing systems that isn’t often discussed is the roof sheathing. Keep reading to learn what it is…

Tips and Tricks to Make Your Roof Last Forever (Or At Least a Long Time)

The roof on your home is expensive. If you have recently moved into a new home, or if you are worried about your roof’s lifespan, or if you want a more durable roof installed, it’s a good idea to hire a roofing contractor for help. While there’s no way any roof is going to last forever, there are some things you can do to help ensure your roof lasts for…

Discontinued Roof Shingles

Your home’s roof is one of the first things anyone sees when they walk or drive by. It makes up a large part of the façade and curb appeal, and it helps to keep your home safe from the elements – rain, wind, hail, snow, and more. If your roof is showing signs of needing repaired, but your home has discontinued roof shingles, you may wonder what you can do.…

Partial Roof Replacement: Is it Possible?

It doesn’t matter if your home encountered a windstorm, a fallen branch or tree, or hail, it’s hard to justify the expense of a full roof replacement if only part of it has been damaged. The question is – can you do just a partial roof replacement? Or, is it an all-or-nothing deal? It all depends on the expanse and level of damage present. (more…)

4 Reasons the Fall is the Perfect Season to Schedule Roof Replacement

Have you been putting off having a new roof installed on your home? If so, now is the perfect time to make a move. Many roofers prefer fall roof replacement and there’s a good reason for this. The hot and busy summer season has passed, and you are more likely to have the replacement work scheduled at your convenience. However, that’s just to start. Some of the other benefits of…

An Overview of Roof Algae and Moss

If you have ever noticed black, brown, or green streaks on your home’s roof in Kansas City, it may be the result of algae or moss growth. While this may seem harmless, these types of growths need to be removed quickly to prevent any future damage to your shingles. (more…)