Posts in the Roofing Category

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Why not use the largest exterior surface of your home to save and produce energy?

Today, energy and its costs are top-of-mind for more of us than ever before. How can we maximize our resources to reduce the cost of energy now and in the future? Cost-Effective Solar Energy: PV Solar Mounted Panels The current reality is that traditional crystalline photovoltaic solar panels offer the most cost-effective energy production. Their […]

Isaiah Industries Case Study: Creating a Safe Haven with VOC-free Metal Roofing

The original case study appears on the Isaiah Industries website » Overview Seattle homeowner Julie needed a new roof. First, she wanted a beautiful, durable roof. Second, Julie is highly allergic to VOCs, so any material needed to be safe to live with. Finally, she found Guardian Roofing, who installed her perfect roof. Outcome Guardian’s […]