Your roof is among one of the most valuable assets to your home. It champions protection against the elements and brings peace of mind to your household. That is, if you have quality roofing materials. There are many different variables to consider when choosing your roofing. Location, exterior aesthetic, and of course value are all […]
Posts in the Roofing Category
Roof Flashing And Why It’s Important
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 […]
Does Homeowners’ Insurance Cover Roof Damage?
Your roof is arguably the most important part of your home. It is your first line of defense against the elements and protects you, your loved ones, and all of your treasured belongings. Unfortunately, being the first line of defense may mean that it could be damaged from time to time leaving you wondering how […]
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 […]
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 […]