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...
Does Your Roof Have Hail Damage?

Does Your Roof Have Hail Damage?

As we approach spring, the likelihood of damaging snowstorms diminishes, but the possibility of even more damaging hailstorms increases. When we hear “hail”, we most often think about how it will affect our vehicles. However, many don’t stop to think what it could do...
Most Destructive Tornadoes in U.S. History

Most Destructive Tornadoes in U.S. History

Every midwestern homeowner knows that there is nothing as destructive to their roofs (and the rest of their homes) as tornadoes. Fortunately, Omaha-area homeowners have experienced very few damaging tornadoes, but  the rest of the state and the U.S. as a whole...
How Can You Avoid Midwest Storm Chasers?

How Can You Avoid Midwest Storm Chasers?

Here at Hometown Roofing, we’re sure those in the Midwest have heard the term storm chaser — and no, we’re not talking about the baseball team or those crazy people who like to run around filming tornadoes. no, when we talk about storm chasers,...