More than functional, your roof can be a crowning touch to your home

A roof can be more than important protection for your home: it can also be an element of beauty that adds curb appeal and home value. One way to maximize the value of your roof is to select a shingle that provides extra dimension and color.  Known as architectural shingles, they are some of the […]

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Can Your Roof Survive Wind Storms and Hurricanes?

They Huff and They Puff and They Blow Your Roof Down Surviving wind storms and hurricanes Delaware has endured several high-wind storms in recent months.  Our readers in Hockessin and Sussex County know what we’re referring to. Less frequently, hurricanes and tropical storms have hit our area. Have you found shingles on your lawn that […]

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Repair or Replace Your Roof?

Time To Repair or Replace Your Roof?? Some of the more costly investments in your home are flexible as to when they should be done.  New kitchen or bath? Do it when the budget permits. New deck? Just get it done before the old one becomes dangerous. But the roof often makes the decision on […]

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Spring Rains Show Us Who’s Boss

Spring Showers (and Summer Rain) If April showers bring May Flowers, then a May full of monsoon-like spring rains that we had at the beginning of this month — brings clogged gutters.  It’s hard to focus on gutters and gutter guards, the unsung heroes of exteriors. But fail to give them some respect, and you […]

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Replacement Roofing – Let’s Start at the Top

New Roof or Replacement Roof? Home roofing is likely to be a big investment, so you’ll want to be absolutely certain you’re making the right decisions about what to do, how to do it, and who will do the best job for you.  Take solace in knowing that a new, replacement roof will return some […]

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Winter Roof Inspection – Yes, It’s That Time Again!

Winter Roof Inspection Time Dasher, Dancer, Comet — all of you. Get off the roof! Even if you’re not expecting 4-legged company on your roof, you probably should get some 2-leggers up there to look around before punishing winter weather conditions set in. A yearly winter roof inspection is the best way to ensure your […]

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Ten Things to Check Around Your Home Before Winter Sets In

Delaware Home Winter Checklist Like it or not, winter is right around the corner. Now is the time to prepare your home for the kind of weather most houses don’t like. Cold rain, strong wind, falling leaves, and freezing temperatures all make a home repair emergency possible. We recommend you take the time now to […]

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A Roofing Contractor to Look Up To

The Right Roofing Company Clearly, a solid foundation and reliable roof are two of the most important factors in maintaining a sound home.  A leaking or failing roof can cause serious damage to your home’s structure and interior. If you’re a devoted DIY-er, we urge you to think twice before deciding to do roof work […]

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