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Does My Home Really Need Gutters?

April 12, 2018

Gutters are an interesting topic in roofing and construction, because while it seems everyone understands the general purpose of gutters, there are also several misconceptions out there (such as gutters being the cause of ice dams—they’re not), and even confusion as to whether… Read More

Gutters

Choosing a Commercial Roof System

March 30, 2018

When choosing a commercial roof system, it’s important to know exactly what your building needs. Much of this is determined by your location, and since we work in West Michigan, we’re experts at the types of materials suitable for our weather. Other factors… Read More

Choosing a Commercial Roofing System

Checklist: Spring Home Exterior Maintenance

February 28, 2018

The best spring home maintenance tips generally all relate the same message: Do something. Preventive maintenance is essential because completing a relatively simple task now prevents you from having to undertake a complicated (and expensive) task later. When you proactively manage your home’s… Read More

Spring Exterior Home Maintenance

7 Factors that Affect the Cost of a New Roof

February 5, 2018

Because every roof (and every situation) is different, the actual cost of putting a new roof on your home is going to vary. While it’s possible for us to estimate a price range for your project without actually seeing it in person, your… Read More

7 Factors that Affect the Cost of a New Roof

Checklist: Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Roofing Contractor

January 29, 2018

Moving forward with a roofing project is no small investment, nor is hiring a roofing contractor to do the job. A high-quality installation depends upon working with a professional and reputable contractor. Before you sign a contract, take some time to vet your choice… Read More

Checklist - What to Ask Before Hiring a Roofing Contractor

Why Does My Roof Have Icicles?

December 20, 2017

During the winter months in West Michigan, you’ll see icicles hanging on roofs, eaves, and gutters. No roof is immune. To many, this is a beautiful sight, but it is also a sign of potential hazards. Aesthetic appeal is nice, but can’t be prioritized… Read More

Why does my roof have icicles?

How to Prevent and Remove Ice Dams

December 8, 2017

Loved by some and hated by others, West Michigan winters are a soon-to-be-in-our-neighborhoods reality. While most homeowners prepare for winter by making sure their storm windows are in and their snow blowers are in working order, far too many overlook the common and… Read More

How to Prevent Ice Dams

3 Signs Your Roof Needs Repair

October 27, 2017

Is your roof trying to tell you something? There are many reasons a roof might need to be repaired, but some are more common than others. If your roof is showing any of the signs on this list, it may be telling you… Read More

What to Expect for Your Home’s Roof Replacement

September 21, 2017

You’ve called contractors, received estimates, made your choice, and are ready to go through with getting a new roof. But now what? What can you expect from your roofing contractor, and what should you do to make their jobs (and your life) easier? It… Read More