If you’re planning a metal roof replacement, then you’re probably thinking about whether it should still be grounded. This is similar to how electricians ground certain appliances to prevent damage, except that it’s done on a roof in case of a lightning strike. But since it’s already a metal roof, should it still be grounded? Expert roof leak repair contractor Innovative Roofing & Siding, Inc. explains what you need to know:[Read more…]
In any type of roofing repair or replacement, keeping it on schedule is crucial. While there will always be complications that can cause delays, it’s important to anticipate them so that you know what to do when the time comes. Of course, some delays are unavoidable, such as bad weather, but you can certainly keep your project on schedule if you work with a trusted roofer who knows what needs to be done.[Read more…]
Some homeowners do not realize that their home’s humidity level can affect the performance and condition of their roofing system. Too much heat and moisture can reduce the lifespan of any roof. At the same time, when your interior experiences excessive humidity, your HVAC system will need to work harder to regulate the temperature inside, resulting in higher energy costs.[Read more…]
The final cost of your roof replacement project depends on a lot of things — including labor and materials — but the biggest factor is the roof itself. More exactly, the roof pitch. In today’s post, your trusted local roofing contractor, Innovative Roofing & Siding, gives you an in-depth look at what is roof pitch and how it influences roofing cost.[Read more…]
Since your roofing system is your home’s first line of defense, you can expect it to eventually sustain some damage. Once this happens, it’s highly recommended that you act immediately. That way, you won’t leave your roof and your home vulnerable to different kinds of damage. However, whenever a roof sustains damage, some homeowners are usually conflicted on whether they should get a roof replacement or repair.
Here’s how you can decide between the two.[Read more…]