It comes as no surprise that the exterior of your home is one place where choosing the correct material for your environment is imperative to the longevity of your home. Your roof is at the very top of this list. Living in Seattle WA, Tacoma WA, Puyallup, and Snohomish County Washington leaves your home open […]
Posts in the Roof Maintenance Category
What are the Pros and Cons of Having an Asphalt Roof?
Living in the Seattle Tacoma Metropolitan area, homeowners have a lot to consider when designing or remodeling their home. With temperamental weather shining one minute and storming the next there’s no denying that you have to do your research and find the best materials for your home. This is especially true when we’re talking about […]
Prepare Your Roof For Seattle Winters
At Guardian Roofing and Gutter Installation, we want your home to be a safe and welcoming place for you and your family. We think that an important part of your home maintenance is to have your roof and gutters inspected and cleaned regularly. Cleaning and maintenance are vital to your roof and gutter system function […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
How to Fix Roof Leaks Around Chimneys
As the Pacific Northwest’s leading roofing contractor, Guardian Roofing has repaired its fair share of leaky roofs. Striving to care for all aspects of your roof, our expert team knows that a large source of roof problems are associated with chimneys and wall masonry. The good news? Guardian has trained masons available to handle the […]
Most Common Problems in Winter Leading to Roofing Damage
Winters in Seattle and in the greater Pacific Northwest region can be tough. Sure, it’s fun to bundle inside during a heavy snowstorm, but the exterior of your home takes the harshest damage and you might not even realize. The snow and rainfall can add weight and moisture to your roof which will slowly damage […]