Category: Roofing Contractor Posts
The Cost of a Roof Replacement
If you're curious about the price of roof replacement, the relative merits of various materials, and how to select between repairing and replacing your roof, you've come to the right spot!
Posted on March 18, 2023
Why You Should Install Solar Panels in 2023
Due to electricity continuing to climb in price, the need to install and use panels to capture the sun's energy has also grown. In fact, a system that supplies renewable energy enables you to save money over time by using renewable energy sources such as the sun. However, the downside of installing solar power paneling and its system is its affordability. But with a federal program in place, the owner of a renewable energy system is able to take advantage of the Solar Incentive Tax Credit in 2023. In order to take advantage of this tax credit, let’s see why you should install solar panels in 2023 and if the investment is good for you.
Posted on February 20, 2023
Turning Waste into New Shingles
Shingles are expensive, so it makes economic sense for roofers to use more than they need and discard the excess product. As a result, an estimated 100 million square feet of shingles are recycled yearly, but the recycling process needs to work better to support the industry's needs. A new installation must be done by a first-tier installer who can provide proof that their company has met GAF's standards for reusing them with guidelines that include reinstalling them.
Posted on December 20, 2022
The Florida Roofing Hustle: What You Need to Know
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 on October 15, 2022
Why Does a Metal Roof Act as a Perfect Platform For Solar PV
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 on September 17, 2022
Are Malarkey Shingles Eco-Friendly?
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 on August 16, 2022
5 Different Types Of Commercial Roofing
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 on June 18, 2022
New Energy-Saving Roof Material Looks Promising
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 on May 19, 2022
Florida DFS charge roof contractors with insurance fraud
Florida Department of financial services (DFS) charged two men for operating a free roof replacement scheme relating to Hurricane Irma damages.
Posted on April 18, 2022
Turn Your Roof Into a Solar Panel: New Technology Makes it Easy!
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 on February 18, 2022