Posts in the Helpful Tips Category

Top 5 Reasons Your Gutters Need To Be Replaced

Gutters Are Essential For Nearly Every Seattle Home A well maintained and working gutter system can help save your roof from severe leaks and structural damage. Eventually, your gutters will need to be replaced and in the Pacific Northwest it’s vital to have working gutters due to the high amounts of rainfall each year.  Guardian […]

How to Prevent and Protect Your Roof From Ice Dams?

The Pacific Northwest Is Particularly Known For Its Lush Vegetation And Its Regular Changing Seasons. These beautiful cycles, while a luxury, can come at a cost-particularly to your roofing! During the wet, cold months of winter your roof is prone to damage, particularly damage caused by ice dams. In most homes, heat from the home […]

How Do I Maintain My Roof During The Winter?

Washington’s Winter Weather Can Be Exceptionally Temperamental, Going From Pleasant Temperatures to Below Freezing in No Time. With such drastic weather your home’s  exterior will bear the brunt of rain, heavy snow, and freezing temperatures. Your roof should be a top priority when winterizing and maintaining your home. Not doing so could leave your home […]

What Are The Most Popular Roofing Materials For The Pacific Northwest?

The Same Elements That Make Western Washington So Scenic and Captivating Can Also Wreak Havoc on Many Home’s Roofing Systems. Rain, snow, wind, and freezing cold temperatures can significantly reduce the lifespan of your roof and cause minor problems that can turn into major, costly repairs. Choosing the right material and aesthetic for your roofing […]

How Long Should A Roof Last In Washington State? 

The exterior of your home, especially your roof, is important to having a safe and comfortable place to live. Your roof keeps out the elements, drains water away from your home and helps to ventilate your attic. Without a well maintained roof, your home would be a lot less pleasant and homey. When you live […]

Clogged Gutters Can Damage More Than Just Your Roof 

Buying a home is probably the biggest investment you will make in your life, which means you need to protect it. One of the ways you need to protect your entire home is to extend the lifespan of your roof. Your roof maintenance is vital to the longevity of your home. Often, people don’t think […]

Top 5 Signs you need new Gutters 

Gutters are very essential because a working gutter system can help save your roof from severe structural leaks and damages. After time though, your gutters will eventually need to be replaced. In the Pacific Northwest it’s vital to have well working gutters due to the high amounts of rainfall on homes each year. Guardian Roofing […]

Can I get a new roof in the winter?

With the extreme weather conditions during the winter in the Pacific Northwest you may be worried about the wear and tear on your roof. Snow, debris, loose tree trims, rainfall, and many other factors may be taking a bigger toll on your roof in the wintertime than you realize, especially if you have an older […]

Top Reasons a Roof Leaks Around the Chimney

Did you know that roof leaks around chimneys are one of the most common service calls that roofing specialists receive? Guardian Roofing is the original make your roof last company, so our expert team is happy to perform an inspection and identify exactly how and why your roof may be leaking. After going through a […]

Protect Your Home With Flashing Repairs

This time of year, the weather in the Pacific Northwest gets rainier than usual. And, having a fireplace or stove is a nice feature to have in your home. Not only do they provide heat in the cold evenings, they provide your home with a cozy, inviting environment. However, fireplaces and  stoves require a chimney […]