Newsletter Articles

Color: Getting It Right For Your Roof

August 13, 2017 | By Todd Miller

Roof Color

Here is some information on the most exciting portion of buying a new roof: choosing the color. Color can impact home value and energy efficiency. As you begin your roof investigation, you will quickly discover that not only are there many types of roofing available today, but each type comes in many colors. However, what… read more

Roof Geometry

July 16, 2017 | By Todd Miller

roof geometry

We continue to take a look at factors that affect roof performance by discussing roof geometry: how the shape of your roof impacts your roofing decisions. We will focus on 3 primary areas: Roof Pitch, Roof Design, and Features Of Your Roof. As you read, we encourage you to refer to our online Glossary of Roofing… read more

The Right Roof Can Pay You Back

June 18, 2017 | By Todd Miller

the right roof can pay you back

We hope that this finds you well and off to a fun start with your summer plans. We have been focusing this year on articles about the ways a roof impacts your home’s value and performance. For June, we are zeroing in on the ways in which a roof can pay you back over time…. read more

Time for a New Roof? Establish your Purchasing Criteria

May 18, 2017 | By Todd Miller

establishing a purchase criteria

Many things can be accomplished with your home’s new roof. A good place to start is by understanding the major things which impact your decision and then thinking in terms of what your current roof offers and what it lacks that you want to address or correct with a new roof. Here are 14 things… read more

Understanding Roof Warranties

April 17, 2017 | By Todd Miller

understanding roof warranties

In recent issues of our newsletter, we have looked at subjects concerning the performance of your home’s roof. We have looked at Ventilation and Energy Efficiency, and we have provided you with 44 Questions To Ask Your Roofing Contractor. For April, we want to provide information on what can be a very confusing consideration when… read more

Questions For Your Contractor: Roof Installation

March 18, 2017 | By Todd Miller

We hope that you are enjoying our series of e-newsletters on things that influence the performance and value of your home’s roof. In January, we looked at Ventilation and, last month, we discussed Energy Efficiency and Solar Collection. This month, we want to address how important proper installation is to your home’s roof. We will… read more