Posts in the Roofing Category

Roof Cleaning: Leave It To Guardian

As a homeowner, most of us have a long list of “to-do” items. We all like the sense of accomplishment when a project gets done, but those home projects take time. After a while, some items may get overlooked. One of these things is roof maintenance. Regular roof maintenance is necessary for your roofe to […]

Home Fire Safety And Prevention – Part 1

Like any homeowner, business owner or renter, you want a safe, comfortable home for our families and pets. You take steps to ensure that our HVAC systems are properly maintained, the landscaping is watered and trimmed, and the drinking water is clean. But, before you take all of those precautions, you need to take the […]

Torch Roofing

Most people have heard of flat roofs. They are commonly used for commercial business all over town. But, most people aren’t familiar with torch roofing or how it is installed and maintained. Torch roofing uses a material called Bitumen (or asphalt). This material is good for waterproofing a roof. However, torch applied roofing need s […]

Lighting Up Your Home With Skylights

No matter where you live in In Washington State – Seattle, Tacoma, or Bellevue – you have probably thought about putting a skylight in your home. Skylights bring the outside light into your home in a way that light fixtures can’t. Especially on those cloudy days or you want a view of a starry sky, […]

Roof Damage: One Of The Top Issues That Stress Oout American Homeowners

NATIONAL SURVEY REVEALS ROOF DAMAGE IS ONE OF THE TOP ISSUES THAT STRESS OUT AMERICAN HOMEOWNERS Only 14% of Seattle-Tacoma Area Homeowners are Always Proactive at Checking their Roofs Contact: Jamie Paster / Coyne PR (973) 588-2000   Seattle, WA – May 9, 2018 – Roof damage is among the top 3 stressful issues […]

Top Five Roofing Questions Answered

Everyone wants a comfortable home to spend their time with their family and pets. And when something goes wrong, it can be very stressful and inconvenient. Every homeowner needs to know certain things about the maintenance of their home to prevent major repairs. So why not start with learning a few things about the roof […]

Asphalt Shingles And The Alternatives

When looking at the exterior of your home, your roof plays a significant role. First impressions make an impact. Your roof is one of the most visible and distinguishing components of the overall appeal of the home. A well maintained dependable roof is one indicator of the overall care a home has received. Since curb […]

How Old Is Too Old For You Roof?

Having a safe reliable roof over your family is paramount. Properly maintaining your roof is a priority for any homeowner. But over time, any roof needs repair and at some point it should be replaced. But how old is “too old” for your roof? Insurance carriers have detailed data on how long roofs are expected […]

Proper Attic Ventilation Is Important

When you are buying a new house or making repairs to your roof, it’s important to ensure the house has proper roof ventilation. Proper ventilation can prevent a whole host of issues and it’s critical to the long term health of your roof. In addition to a musty smell, a improperly vented roof can actually […]

Roofing Maintenance & Preparing For Winter

When you own a home, you need to perform regular maintenance on it to keep it safe and secure. Most people regularly change air filters, smoke alarm batteries, carbon monoxide alarms,  and check for necessary repairs. Your roof should be high on that list. Here in the Pacific Northwest, we’re famous for our wet, misty, […]