Asphalt shingles are one of the most popular roof covering materials in North America today. This is largely due to the fact that asphalt shingles are relatively affordable for many homeowners and fairly simple to install for contractors. Throughout their lifespan, asphalt shingles are affected by weathering — or the change of appearance because of long exposure to the air and other elements.… Continue Reading
Roofs are exposed to changing weather patterns all year round, making them susceptible to damage from harsh elements and extreme temperatures. One of the most critical concerns of residential roofing owners is water damage. It is important to know the signs of water damage to minimize costly repairs and maintenance as well as health and safety hazards.… Continue Reading
Gutter installation is not an easy job to do. One wrong step can affect the gutter system’s structural integrity and appearance, which is why it should be done by a professional residential roofing contractor you can trust like M&A Exterior Home Improvement. We always follow strict guidelines to make sure your gutters are properly installed.
As you’re getting your roof professionally checked, your residential roofing contractor may point out some issues. Depending on what they find, you might be presented with an option to repair the affected area or go for a full replacement. To know which decision you should make, you need to consider a few factors.… Continue Reading
Asphalt shingle roofs look simple from the outside. But peel back the layers and you’ll see a complex system that protects your home from the elements. Local roofing and siding company M & A Roof Home Improvement share a look at the key components of a typical asphalt shingle roof.
Homeowners choose metal roofing systems for their versatility, energy efficiency and long life span. These features bring about some hidden benefits that you probably won’t read about in advertisements, yet they make having a metal roof even more compelling. In today’s post, local roofing contractor M & A Roof Home Improvement shares the hidden benefits of metal roofs.… Continue Reading
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) is the nation’s most trusted organization that customers turn to when looking for a roofing contractor (and other businesses) that they can trust. We at M & A Roof Home Improvement are proud of our consistent A-plus BBB rating. In today’s post, we share an overview of how the BBB rating system works and what it means for our customers.
Flashing is one of the most important components of residential roofing systems. It is essential in keeping your roof efficient and in good shape as well as in preventing leaks. Roof flashing helps direct water from the critical areas of the roof and into the gutters and downspouts.
It always pays to invest in high-quality gutters as they are essential in protecting your home from water damage. They direct water away from your home’s exterior and helps ensure water drains properly from the roof. Gutters can also affect the overall appearance of your home, meaning they can make or break its look.