Roof Maintenance

Does Replacing My Roof Increase The Value Of My Home?

Brown shingle roof replacement on a Roanoke home 24018

When you begin the process of selling your home, one of your first questions may be “What is a fair asking price?” There are many factors that go into determining a good listing price, including looking at the average home cost in your area, the age of your home, and the amount of improvement work

The Best Ways To Remove Snow And Ice From Your Roof

Snow and ice on a roof in Harrisonburg, VA 22801

When you own a home, waking up to a blanket of freshly fallen snow brings a little bit more than feelings of nostalgia. While making a snowman, drinking hot chocolate and shoveling the walkways may be on the list of activities for the day, you’ll also want to make checking the accumulation on your roof

How To Avoid 6 Common Winter Roofing Problems

A snowy shingle roof in Midlothian, VA 23113

When you think about your home in the winter, what are the most important things you need it to provide? If warmth, safety and security come to mind, then we are on the same page! Your roof plays one of the biggest parts in keeping your home safe and warm, and the winter season can

Expert Tips To Help You Prepare Your Roof For Winter

Snow covered roof in Midlothian, VA 23113

The falling leaves and cooler weather are two subtle signs that winter is coming. You pull out your snow boots, break out the festive decor, and rake the leaves before a snowfall to ensure that your home and family are ready for winter, but one thing that needs to be prioritized is winterizing your roof. 

Top 3 Maintenance Tips For End Of Summer Roof Inspections

New black shingled roof on a brick home in Charlottesville, Va 22974

The end of summer is almost here, and for homeowners, the change in seasons is the perfect time for an annual roof inspection. The coming fall and winter weather can exacerbate any existing roofing issues and cause further damage than already exists. The good news is that homeowners can take action now to avoid more

Top 3 Signs Your Porch Needs A New Roof

New green metal roof on a white house in Charlottesville, VA 22902

Many homeowners are in-tune with the fact that the roof on their home needs to be maintained and inspected regularly, but in many cases, they forget about the roofs on their porches or sheds. Because much roof damage manifests in the form of water damage or leaks inside the house, homeowners are quickly alerted to

DIY Roof Maintenance Tips You Need To Know To Keep Your Roof Strong

New black shingles roof replacement on a brick home in Roanoke, VA 24018

Just like cutting grass and changing air filters, roof maintenance is an important part of owning a home. If not maintained well, damage piles up and causes the roof to need extensive repairs or a total roof replacement. The good news is that whether you just bought your house, or have owned it for decades,

Roof Damage To Look For After A Summer Storm

Red roof with a chimney in Lynchburg, Va 24503

July has been a hot month in central Virginia, and with it have come many afternoon thunderstorms. Whether we enjoy thunderstorms or not, most of us just stay out of the pool, go inside, and don’t give the weather another thought. However, a summer storm is a common cause of roof damage, and if a

What New Homeowners Need To Know About Their Roof

Side view of finished roof.

Congratulations! You’ve spent years planning and saving, months looking at homes on the market, and finally, you are a new homeowner. Now that you own a home, you are responsible for the care and maintenance of every part of your new investment. However, there are many elements of home maintenance that new homeowners don’t think

5 DIY Roof Tips Every Homeowner Needs To Know

Red shingle roof replacement on a brick house in Lynchburg, VA 24503

No one looks forward to the day a leaky roof shows itself. Roof repairs can be daunting, confusing, and expensive, but thankfully there are several things homeowners can do to maintain their roof and delay the need for repairs as long as possible. From routinely inspecting the shingles, to cleaning your gutters periodically, here are