5 Warning Signs You Need a New Roof

5 Warning Signs You Need a New Roof

Unsure if you need a new roof? Regardless of the type of roof you have, there are a few tell-tale warning signs that you need a new roof. So if you’re ever up on a ladder (be careful!) cleaning your gutters, take a second to check out your roof. Better yet, have a...
Metal Roof Thermal Expansion Noise

Metal Roof Thermal Expansion Noise

Let’s talk about metal roof thermal expansion noise, shall we? But before we do, let’s get something out of the way first: All roofs — even traditional, nonmetal roofs — expand and contract due to atmospheric and/or climatic pressures. This is a simple and unavoidable...
Does A Metal Roof Need To Be Vented?

Does A Metal Roof Need To Be Vented?

There’s an assumption that a metal roof acts as a magnet for heat and sunlight. This is why many people unfamiliar with metal roofing systems sometimes ask, “Does a metal roof need to be vented?” First of all, in the Pacific Northwest, there is the assumption that...
Best Roof For Rainy Climate

Best Roof For Rainy Climate

The best roof for a rainy climate is one that keeps you and your stuff dry no matter how hard and for how long it rains. By “how hard” we mean to include all types of rain — from the torrential downpours that sweep across the southern states with regularity to the...