home improvement Articles

Resolutions for a Healthy Home

January 27, 2023 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Consumer Education

We wrapped up the past year with food and celebration, eager to see what the future brings. Every new year is full of promise, so we resolve to make the most of it. New Year’s Resolutions have been around since the 1800s. Of course, they’ve evolved through the years. These days, we resolve to finally… read more

In the wake of disaster: a call for better housing

October 28, 2022 | Filed under: Consumer Education,Newsletter Articles,Research,Wind Resistance

Hurricane Ian ravaged Florida and the Southern U.S. on September 28, 2022. Many lost their lives, and thousands who were displaced returned to devastated homes and communities. Thankfully, we’ve seen people step up and provide humanitarian aid. Now, we need to band together and prepare for future disasters.  Ian caused billions of dollars of property… read more

Old House: Metal Roof Replacement?

July 29, 2022 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Consumer Education,Financial,Newsletter Articles,Research

Several things might come to mind when you think of an old house. Maybe you picture an elegant Victorian in the historic part of town, a farmhouse in a windswept field, a quaint lakeside cottage, or a rustic log cabin amid tall pines. Whatever you think of, an old house is often a nostalgic reminder… read more

Real-life roofing Story: Do you have one?

June 30, 2022 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Newsletter Articles,Research

Here’s a group of stories from Homeowners, one of which may stir a new roofing story for your home. These homeowners had different wants and needs for their projects, but all three found the perfect solution with a metal roof. Roofing Story #1 Our first story features Robert, a ranch owner in rural Texas. After… read more

How to Choose Your Roof’s Color

March 24, 2022 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Newsletter Articles

In your search for a new roof, you’ll quickly discover that not only are there many types of roofing, but each one comes with plenty of different colors to choose from. This freedom is exciting to some and paralyzing to others. Why? Unlike many home improvements, a roof is a semi-permanent choice, something you will… read more

What big things in roofing will impact homeowners?

February 24, 2020 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Energy,Environmentally Friendly,Featured Post,Financial,Homeowner Tips,Research

What a rapidly changing world we live in. We recently exhibited at the International Roofing Expo and this leading roofing show is so different from what it was just 10-15 years ago. We daresay that, if you took someone from 20 years ago and dropped them into this show today, they’d swear they are in… read more