Posts by Sandy Haan-Cottrell

Learning When to Replace Your Roof

Roof
Over time, roofs will be worn out despite doing preventive maintenance on them. Determining whether your roofing system needs storm damage repair or replacement couldn’t be much of a hassle if you observe particular signs appearing. Depending on the severity of the...

Over time, roofs will be worn out despite doing preventive maintenance on them. Determining whether your roofing system needs storm damage repair or replacement couldn’t be much of a hassle if you observe particular signs appearing. Depending on the severity of the problem, it’s still worth noting that delaying these fixes would cause more damage to your property. Here are signs you need to look out for on your roof:


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Categories: roofing.

Why You Shouldn’t DIY Gutter Covers

Gutter Covers
In your roofing system, your gutters play a very important role in diverting excess rainwater away from your home. This is why it is more than important to keep them clear and clog-free. Experts say installing gutter covers is a...

In your roofing system, your gutters play a very important role in diverting excess rainwater away from your home. This is why it is more than important to keep them clear and clog-free. Experts say installing gutter covers is a great way to keep debris like leaves and twigs away from your gutters. If you’re planning to use a makeshift material to save money, roofers from Rapid Roofing & Restoration will explain why it’s not ideal to DIY gutter projects.


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Categories: Gutter.

4 Common Issues With Soffits That You Need to Know

Soffits
The soffit is the exposed surface beneath the overhanging section of your roof’s eave or the finished surface below the rafters and fascia. Its main job is to ventilate the attic and prevent rot in the sheathing and rafters. Soffits...

The soffit is the exposed surface beneath the overhanging section of your roof’s eave or the finished surface below the rafters and fascia. Its main job is to ventilate the attic and prevent rot in the sheathing and rafters. Soffits are vented to provide air circulation as well as draw heat and moisture away from the house, which in turn helps regulate the temperature in your attic and the rest of your home.


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Categories: roofing.

What Will Your Roofer Do When It Rains During Your Project?

The weather is unpredictable, and rain is one factor that cannot be controlled. What if it starts to rain unexpectedly in the middle of a roof replacement before your job is completed? Don’t worry. As they work on your roof, any...

The weather is unpredictable, and rain is one factor that cannot be controlled. What if it starts to rain unexpectedly in the middle of a roof replacement before your job is completed? Don’t worry. As they work on your roof, any experienced roofers will make sure that there are no holes or gaps where water could seep through into the interior. They will keep working until they are sure that your home is safe from water damage.


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Categories: roofing.

3 Indications Your Home Needs New Siding

Because the siding takes up a large portion of your home’s exterior, you’ll want to make sure it’s always in good shape. But you can only do so much repair and maintenance. That’s why, once you see the warning signs,...

Because the siding takes up a large portion of your home’s exterior, you’ll want to make sure it’s always in good shape. But you can only do so much repair and maintenance. That’s why, once you see the warning signs, you should start planning for a siding replacement. 


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Categories: siding.