Spring Cleaning Your Roof

The sun is shining, it’s a beautiful spring day, and it’s time to prepare your home for the season ahead! Spring cleaning is a time to ensure that the outside of your home is in good condition after those cold winter months. One of the most important areas to clean and check is your roof. […]

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This entry was posted in: Lancaster Roofing Contractor on March 3, 2022

Seeing the Light with Skylights

Skylights provide natural light to rooms that are typically dark and solar heat to warm up a cold house. Both are very appealing reasons for homeowners to want skylights, but there are also downsides to having skylights on your roof. Beautiful as they are, skylights create a break in your roof that makes the area […]

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This entry was posted in: Lancaster Roofing Contractor on January 21, 2022

Remove The Old Roof Or Roof Over

As a Lancaster Roof Contractor I have come across people asking the question: “If I only have one layer of shingles on my roof can I just re-roof over my existing roof? “ People are getting mixed information about this concept. I strongly discourage this practice for the main reason (most professionals don’t mention) which is […]

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This entry was posted in: Lancaster Roofing Contractor on September 12, 2016

Roof Ventilation 101

I often get asked questions about the importance of venting an attic space or void between living space and a roof.  I can’t stress enough how important it is to have good ventilation in your attic.  The best vent systems however are not very effective unless they have somewhere to draw fresh air from (soffit […]

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This entry was posted in: Lancaster Roofing Contractor on February 17, 2015

What Does A Soft Spongy Spot On My Roof Mean?

Often times our houses are the largest single investments you’ll ever make, and it’s important to protect them. Home repairs can become extremely costly if not taken care of as soon as possible. Maintaining the roof of your home is one of the best ways to protect it, especially in areas prone to extreme cold. Hundreds, […]

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This entry was posted in: Lancaster Roofing Contractor on June 29, 2013

What Causes A Roof To Leak?

We Have All Been There It starts to rain and you hear the unmistakable pit pat of a previously unknown leak, or you start noticing patches of damp along your walls, making you want to cry with frustration. There are a number of reasons why your roof could be leaking. But once you know what […]

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This entry was posted in: Lancaster Roofing Contractor on November 25, 2012