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Tips for Decorating Your Mantel

It may be a bit early to start decorating your home for the holidays, but we know that it’s only a matter of days before the decorating frenzy hits! Whether you are preparing for autumn or winter festivities, it’s important to do so safely! The …

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When Is It Time for a Skylight Replacement?

Skylights can last between 10-15 years before needing a replacement when they are properly installed and maintained. Over time, you may notice little cracks in the glass or around the frame. While minor issues can usually be repaired with caulk or sealant, most repairs will …

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How to Avoid Leaking Skylights in the Winter

Winter is coming which means the rain and colder temperatures will be upon us in no time! If you haven’t already, now is the right time to winterize your roof and get a roof inspection. This will ensure your home protects you and your family …

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Is Your Downspout Draining onto Your Roof?

The most important function of gutters is to lead water away from our home to protect its foundation. The downspout is the section of your gutter or drain that carries water away from your home. But what a downspout that leads from one section of …

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What Causes Roof Condensation?

Condensation is usually an issue homeowners face during colder seasons. When the warm air in your home meets the colder temperature from the outside, it causes moisture. You may notice water droplets developing on your attic ceiling or below your roof. When there is nowhere …

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All About Blistering Asphalt Shingles

If some of your roof shingles look like they have droplets of water on them, but there’s no rain, it could be blisters on your asphalt shingles. You may notice this problem more during the summer as heat and moisture are what causes shingles to …

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How to Keep Your Home’s Energy Costs Low

You may have heard tips from other homeowners about the best type of roof to get. Some say to get a light-colored roof when living in a hot area or a dark-colored roof when you live in a colder region to save on energy costs. …

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The Best Way to Remove Mold on Your Roof

Earlier this week we talked about how to tell the difference between algae, moss, and mold on your roof. Now that you know the difference, here’s what to do when you know what you’re dealing with! Cleaning Mold and Algae Off your Roof Algae and …

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Is that Algae, Moss, or Mold On Your Roof?

It’s quite the concern when homeowners look up and see what looks like black mold on their roof. Not only is it unsightly, but breathing in mold can be dangerous, too! The good news is that those ugly streaks on your roof are most likely …

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What’s the Difference Between Landmark Shingles?

The color and style of your roof’s shingles can dramatically change the look and feel of your home. So how does one choose the best Landmark shingle for their home?  Landmark All of CertainTeed’s Landmark shingles come with at least dual-layer durability. So even if …

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