roof wind damage

How To: Repairing Wind Damage to Roof Shingles

How To: Repairing Wind Damage to Roof Shingles

Roof shingles are highly durable but are prone to damage from weather. In cases of high wind, the corners of shingles can easily curl and start to peel away from the roof. Cracked or missing shingles can cause leaks and the hardest part of repairing this kind of damage is locating it.  Any damage or signs of wear call for immediate action to keep water from seeping under the shingles and rotting the wood beneath. Ignoring a problem – even what appears to be a small one – will cause the need to reroof and add hundreds of dollars to the cost of a roof. Read more “How To: Repairing Wind Damage to Roof Shingles”

selecting the right paint finish

Selecting the Right Paint Finish

Selecting the Right Paint Finish

Color is not the only consideration when planning your next paint project. The finish you choose will determine how vivid details appear and how easy the surface will be to clean. Color options are endless but there are typically just four to five finishes to choose from within every paint manufacturers’ line. The distinguishing factors are essentially the same – luster and washability. Read more “Selecting the Right Paint Finish”