How to Pick a Roofing Contractor

How to Pick a Roofing Contractor

You’ve decided you need to fix your home. You know you can’t do it yourself, so you decide you should hire a professional. But how do you decide on who to call? There are a few things to keep in mind when picking any contractor (not just a roofer!): How...
Storm Season: What You Need to Know

Storm Season: What You Need to Know

May through July is storm season in the Midwest, so we need to do our best to prepare our homes for the incoming storms. There’s plenty we can do before, during, and after a storm.  Preparing for a Storm Goes a Long Way Before a storm even hits, there are a few...
What Every Homeowner Needs to Know About Ice Dams

What Every Homeowner Needs to Know About Ice Dams

It’s wintertime, and along with hot cocoa, joyful holidays, and warm, fuzzy socks, the season also has its drawbacks. One of those is weather conditions that can cause major problems for important parts of your home. One of the biggest winter hazards for your roof is...
How Snow and Ice Affect Your Roof

How Snow and Ice Affect Your Roof

As winter settles in, homeowners in the Midwest start anticipating the inevitable snow and ice that are the hallmarks of the season. We all know that these weather phenomena have an impact on our roads, our comfort levels, and our outdoor maintenance routines. But...