2015

Have Winter Storms Ravaged Your Roof? What Are Your Most Cost-Effective And Durable Replacement Options?

If you live in parts of the South or Midwest, your area may have been hit hard with unusually strong summer-like storms recently. Once you've had time to assess the damage to your home, you may be facing the repair or replacement of a significant portion of your roof. Seeing firsthand the strength nature can have in store may drive you to the most durable roofing materials available -- but for those on a budget, some materials may seem out of range. Read More 

Will Your Next Roof Have Solar Shingles?

Most homeowners look for ways to improve their property, save money, and increase their comfort. One of the ways you can do this is by investing solar roofing. Not only is solar power one of the fastest growing energy sources, it is also one of the most affordable, efficient, and reliable sources as well. Solar roofing has come a long ways from the roofing panels you may remember from the 70's and 80's. Read More 

How To Make Your Roof Impenetrable To Pests

When you frequently notice pests in your attic, or the upper rooms of your home, you might have a roof that has an opening and is allowing pests inside. You will need to work with a roofing contractor, like RSG Home Improvements LLC, to make your home more secure against a pest invasion through roofing repairs and modifications. Fix Your Damaged Roof If your roof becomes damaged, it will become a suitable entry-point for rodents and vermin. Read More 

6 Facts To Help You Determine If A Metal Roof Is Right For Your Home

If it's time to get rid of your old roof and replace it with something new, you may be considering switching to a metal roof. Metal is a great roofing material because of its strength and longevity. If you are thinking about getting a metal roof, check out these six important facts to help you determine if one is right for you. Metal Roofs Are Extremely Durable Metal roofs are one of the most durable roofing options available. Read More 

Don’t Stray Away From Standard Tar And Gravel Roofing Just Yet – It Has Its Benefits!

While so called "built-up" or "tar and gravel" roofs are still quite common on industrial buildings, some owners are steering away from them in favor of alternatives like spray foam and sheet metal roofing. While these newer alternatives do work well and have their benefits, they are not necessarily light years above a tar and gravel roof like some would have you believe. If you're on a budget, it's perfectly okay to stick with the standard, more affordable tar and gravel roofing option for your commercial building. Read More