What to Look for in a Roof when Buying a Home

It’s common advice: always look at the roof when buying a home. But do you know what to look for when inspecting a roof? Homebuyers have a lot to take in when they’re looking at […]

Choosing the Best Shingle Color for Your House

  We’ve all seen “that house” — the one with a roof that draws people’s eyes from down the block. While it isn’t a choice likely to keep you up at night, choosing the color […]

How to Remove Snow from a Roof

  It’s been fairly wet this winter in Greenwood, Indiana, and weather predictions call for more snow in the coming two months. With the cold temperatures, the precipitation means it’s possible that enough snow may […]

When Filing a Claim on Your Roof

Average homeowners policy owner only files claim once every 10 years. Follow these steps: 1.     Look for damage right after a storm. If you suspect damage, call a reputable roofing contractor to come look at […]

Understanding Terms On a Typical Roof Inspection Report

Roof inspection reports come in as many formats as there are roofing companies. Companies design their own inspection templates, creating a great variety among ways they present their finding. An individual report, therefore, can be […]

How Roof Shingles are Made and What They’re Made Of

Asphalt shingles are the most common roofing material in North America. And while materials have improved and methods of producing these shingles have changed, the concept of what makes an asphalt shingle has remained the […]

How to Spot a Storm Chaser Scam

A storm has just swept across your region, pelting homes are cars with golf-ball-sized hailstones. No sooner are you able to leave the house than a man approaches you with a flyer. He says the […]

How to Find a Good Roofing Contractor

It’s happened — a storm has rolled through your area and damaged your roof with hail, winds, or debris. Or a heavy snow and backed up water compromised what protection you thought you had. Now you […]

How to Complete an Insurance Claim for Roofs

Accidents happen to the house roofs. Finding out the structure overhead needs to be replaced or repaired is a tedious process. A claim is filed and adjusters are brought in to help you through the […]