While you might like to think your condo roofing will last forever, the truth of the matter is that all roofing systems will eventually begin to fail. Repairs may be able to provide a temporary solution, but eventually it often makes better financial sense to install a new roof. The good news is that there are many cost effective roofing... Read more
The time to find a South Florida residential roofer is actually before you need one. Our South Florida summers can be especially hard on roofs and when you toss in the occasional tropical storm it’s almost a sure bet that a Florida home roofing company will be a part of your life at some point in time.
Applying a reflective coating to a roof is not an inexpensive proposition. However, the reduction in your power bill means the coating will most likely pay for itself within 2 years. In addition to lower electrical bills, coatings can extend the life of your existing roof significantly. Most coatings carry 7 or 8 year warranties.
All of the interest in energy conservation and lowering carbon footprint has led to significant advances in roofing materials particularly in the area of reflective coatings. These new “cool roofing” materials are given an Energy Star label based on their performance in tests conducted by the Cool Roof Rating Council (CRRC).
In Ft. Lauderdale and throughout South Florida, energy efficient roofing can save the homeowner a significant amount of money on their FPL electrical bill. In fact if you subscribe to FPL’s online bill payment program you’ll see a nice graphic that compares the average temperature for the month to your monthly cost of electricity. Not surprisingly, the hotter it gets... Read more
In Ft. Lauderdale home roofing design can be a big deal. If you’re considering residential flat roofing there are a few things you need to consider before you install the roof. For starters, flat roofs take a beating from the sun and torrential rains so design and materials will play a big part in how long your roof will last.... Read more
If you’re a homeowner or commercial property owner in Ft. Lauderdale, roof repairs are probably a part of your life. You already know the challenges that our southern Florida climate presents to a structure’s roof. While our winters and springs are sunny and mild (a fact that is apparently taught to every New Yorker and Canadian at birth) our summers... Read more
It’s that dreaded time to pull out the checkbook and start paying bills. No bills are fun to pay; however, the energy bill usually takes the cake as being one of the most feared. Will it be more or less than last month? WOWZERS! Did we leave every light on, while running every appliance, for the entire month?!
When beginning to think about a needing to hire a roofing contractor, it can be overwhelming the number of roofing companies that are available to choose from. To narrow down your search, keep in mind the following tips when considering your next roofing contractor.
Commercial roofing is a $3.5 billion industry in North America that defines the livelihood of more than 68,000 roofing contractors, over 250,000 of manufacturing employees that produce roofing products, and the distributors that carry these products”, according to this post from rnrmarketresearch.