Why does felt matter and when is #30 used compared to #15?

A felt underlay provides a barrier between the decking of the roof and the shingles. It helps to repel water while still providing some air to pass through. This protects the wood from becoming damaged and essentially gives you a better looking and longer lasting...

9 Signs of a Leaky or Damaged Roof

Your roof protects your home and is an important part of the structure. It can be hard to determine if you have a leaky or damaged roof because the signs may not be as pronounced as other problems in your home. Here are nine signs of a leaky or damaged roof you can...

How to pick a roofer

How do you choose a roofer and what should you be mindful of? Choosing a contractor in general is a difficult decision, here are some key factors to think of when looking for a roofing contractor. Look for local! Contractors that do business in your area will have...

A Simple Guide to Understanding Attic Ventilation

Few people realize how important attic ventilation actually is. This particular factor affects the structural integrity and durability of theroof. Note that insufficient ventilation can void the manufacturer’s warranty for some types of roofing, so should it fail, you...