The roof serves as your home’s first line of defense against nature’s harsh elements. Among the many choices for roofing materials out there, asphalt shingles remain the most popular for many American homes. In this post, we’ll discuss the anatomy of an asphalt shingle roof.[Read more…]
Many different roofing systems can be used for commercial buildings. One of the most popular choices is EPDM, a kind of rubber roof best known for its durability and cost-effectiveness. In this post, Diamond Roofing Specialist Inc. discusses some of the advantages of installing an EPDM roof on your building.
Most roofing systems are designed to last for many years. But due to a variety of causes, your roof may get damaged or experience some issues throughout its life span. In times like these, one big dilemma that homeowners usually face is whether to repair or replace their roofs.
In this post, Diamond Roofing Specialist Inc. discusses some of the factors that you should take into account to figure out if your roof should be repaired or replaced.
A sagging roof is a low portion of the roof that sometimes takes the shape of the saddle. This is caused by excessive load like snow, wind and poor roofing materials used during construction. Improper design or assembly of the roof or the wall structures may also cause the roof to sag. An old aged roof is also prone to sagging. In this post, we’ll explain what you need to know about roof sagging.
The winter season is almost over but that doesn’t mean that homeowners should no longer be attentive when it comes to caring for their roofs. In fact, if anything, they should be even more attentive during the approaching spring season. Thankfully, with the aid of roofing experts, caring for your roof during spring shouldn’t be difficult at all. [Read more…]
Whenever the topic of your home’s roofing system is brought up, some homeowners tend to think it’s only made up of two components: the shingles and the roof deck that it’s attached to. However, this isn’t actually the case as there is another vital component that homeowners should never disregard: the soffits. [Read more…]
When your existing roof is already old and failing, the better and smarter solution is a replacement. But this is a complex–not to mention costly–project. If you want to save a bit of money from this, you’ll want to consider a few important things. Diamond Roofing Specialist Inc., your premier roofing company, shares some of them here. [Read more…]
Asphalt shingle roofs typically come with protective granules that are adhered to the material’s surface as part of the manufacturing process. The purpose of these granules is to protect the shingles from blistering sunlight and other harsh weather conditions. Shingles will lose these protective granules over time, but when does it actually signal a roof replacement? Diamond Roofing Specialist Inc., one of the area’s leading roofers, answers that here. [Read more…]
Inspecting commercial roofs for leaks is often considered a complicated job, but it’s a necessary first step to address the problem correctly. As building owner or manager, it usually helps to have an idea how roof leak inspections are done. This allows you to inform and prepare building occupants for any type of work that may occur. [Read more…]