When most people think of the Sunshine State, they think of beaches, theme parks, and alligators. But there's another side to Florida that you may not know about - the roofing hustle. This is a scheme where unscrupulous contractors convince property owners to file insurance claims for damage that never even happened. This article will discuss this hustle in detail and tell you what you need to know to avoid being scammed!
Posted in October 2022 by
Metal roofing is a popular choice among homeowners, and we reckon there’s a reason for that. It’s durable, low-maintenance, and looks great on any house. Moreover, with minimal disruption, the added benefits of installing solar panels directly onto it. This could be one of the smartest decisions you can make for your wallet. What makes a metal roof so preferable? This article will explore four reasons why the material makes an incredible platform for your solar panel.
Posted in September 2022 by
Malarkey Roofing Co., Oregon, has agreed to pay a hefty $2.1-million for violating air quality rules. This includes emitting large amounts of formaldehyde, incorrectly measuring those emissions in 2018, and failing to notify the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality when they modified their emissions unit in 2009. Malarkey must submit a pollution control plan and report monthly to DEQ, which is a big deal.
Posted in August 2022 by
The air conditioning unit is the system that assists us in maintaining our environment at the desired temperature. The system is so common that we can feel its effects wherever we go. Our homes, offices, cars, and even contemporary religious institutions have it installed. In essence, it can be applied to both residential and commercial settings.
Posted in July 2022 by
Each commercial housetop material has its benefits and a specialized purpose. When choosing a commercial housetop, it is important to consider how the material will stand up over time to the type of weather that you'll be experiencing the most - high heat or heavy rain, for example. Here are five different types of the commercial housetop and their respective benefits
Posted in June 2022 by
Energy-saving roof materials have been around for quite some time. These coatings reflect the sun and disperse thermal-infrared light at a high rate thus lowering cooling costs during hot weather. However, when the weather is cold these coatings continue to radiate heat therefore increasing heating costs.
Posted in May 2022 by
Florida Department of financial services (DFS) charged two men for operating a free roof replacement scheme relating to Hurricane Irma damages.
Posted in April 2022 by
Thanks to new technology that has made the process simpler than ever, you can now turn your roof into a solar panel without complications, thanks to new technology that has made the process simpler than ever! In the past, converting a roof into a solar panel was a complicated and expensive process. But now, with new innovations in solar technology, it's easier than ever to go green and start generating your own energy.
Posted in February 2022 by
Broken or damaged shingles are an annual problem for homeowners. If you have a shingled roof, it’s highly probable that at some point wind and weather will cause some damage. Often roof materials gets ripped, dislodged, or weathered from storms, wind, or snow. If this has happened to your roof, this step-by-step blueprint will guide you through repairing or replacing a shingle. The tools you’ll need to complete the job are a prybar, utility knife, hammer, and some nails.
Posted in December 2021 by
Poorly ventilated attics could reach up to 130 degrees F, and the best way to keep them ventilated is by using roof vents. They enable the hot and humid air to escape, and you can get yours in any size or shape.
Posted in November 2021 by