Category Archives: Roofing

Cool Roofs

hp-mainA cool roof is one that has been designed to reflect more sunlight and absorb less heat than a standard roof. Cool roofs can be made of a highly reflective type of paint, a sheet covering, or highly reflective tiles or shingles. Nearly any type of building can benefit from a cool roof, but consider the climate and other factors before deciding to install one.

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Roof Care Tips

wezipcode-roof2There are a few things you should keep in mind when inspecting and maintaining your roof.

1- Try to minimize how much walking you do on your roof. Walking on a roof when the shingles are brittle (in cold weather) or soft (in hot weather) can damage the shingles. If you have to walk on the roof to take care of a problem, try to do it at the most mild time of day – in the morning in the summer and the afternoon in the winter.

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