Annapolis Tornado – Roof Wind Damage

Annapolis Tornado - Roof Wind Damage

Today a Tornado leaves widespread damage in Annapolis. Here’s an important check-list for you. This extreme wind and rain may cause significant harm to your roof. Call us today for a free estimate. Fall Roof Maintenance ChecklistThe start of a new season is the perfect time to start on your roof maintenance checklist. Ideally, your roof should be inspected twice a year: once in late spring and again in the fall. When roof problems are neglected in the fall, the winter months can exacerbate the damage, resulting in more costly repair expenses in the spring. Brace for the chillier months

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Factors that Decrease Maryland Roof Lifespan

Factors that Decrease Maryland Roof Lifespan

A thorough inspection would clarify this quite quickly, provided that you have one carried after every few years or so. For those who aren’t in the habit of doing that, here are some signs: Wind storms cause the shingles to come off Buckling or curling is visible at the edges of the shingles Shingle granules fall off the roof and land in your gutters, as well as, the points where downspouts discharge Discoloring of shingles Roof boards and ceilings show water stains Water leaks are a common occurrence for you Call the Roof Guy Today for a free estimate! 

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Summer Storms

Summer Storms

Is Your Roof Ready? Strong summer storms are a way of life in Maryland and residents will too often blow off the news of bad weather, leaving them to panic when they realize the impact might be greater than originally predicted. That’s why it’s best to start preparing your home now, as hurricane season is in full swing. Follow these helpful tips to ensure you, and your roof, are able to weather any storm. 1) Secure doors and windows. If any debris is flying through the air and it breaks a window, it can suddenly increase the pressure inside your

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Most Important Roofing Tip for the Summer

Most Important Roofing Tip for the Summer

One of the most obvious yet most commonly overlooked parts of your home is the roof. It is seen by everyone who passes by your home and the look of your roof goes a long way in boosting the curb appeal of your home! When it comes to remembering to take care of your roof, there are two really important things to remember.  Inspect Your Roof Regularly  This means more than just standing by the curb and looking at your roof though that is a good place to start looking for obvious signs of issues. Getting on a ladder and

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Protecting Your Roof from Sun Damage

Protecting Your Roof from Sun Damage

Protecting Your Roof from Sun Damage Now that it’s summer, get ready to feel the heat! However, not many people know that the hot sun can cause a lot of damage to your existing roof. In order to keep your home protected, here are some tips on how to take care of your roof during the warm summer months. Make sure to check and clean all gutters and downspouts so that water can flow through without blockage. If you have a skylight, don’t forget to check for clutter behind it. Check your roof for cracking shingles, or shingles that are

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Spring Roof Tips

Spring Roof Tips

Spring Roof Tips – It’s time to do a spring visual from the ground up.  Look up for roof problems: lifting or missing shingles damage drip edge buckling loose or missing flashing missing or exposed fasteners sagging or broken gutters if you see any of these it’s time to call the roof guy today!   Another Spring Roof Tip – Clean your gutters! During the month of April when showers are likely, it’s important to clean out any winter debris that may have built up – leaves, sticks and branches. When gutters fill with debris – this can cause clogs and result

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Spring is the perfect time for home improvements and replacing your roof is no exception! Signs You Need A New Roof: Curling, Cracked or Buckling Shingles Daylight Through the Roof Boards Water Stains or Active Leaks

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REPLACING YOUR ROOF DURING WINTER – THE MYTHS

REPLACING YOUR ROOF DURING WINTER - THE MYTHS

There are a lot of myths about replacing your roofing during the winter – and they are just not true…. Continue reading as The Roof Guy dispels some of these myths. You can’t replace a roof in the winter. Because it’s winter you might think we closed up shop and head somewhere warm and tropical. FALSE – we continue to replace roofs throughout the winter. If we have to push snow off of the roof before starting, then we do that. We may have to dress a bit warmer and have a few more safety precautions in place, but we get it done. And

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PREPARING YOUR ROOF FOR WINTER

PREPARING YOUR ROOF FOR WINTER

PREPARING YOUR ROOF FOR WINTER Preparing your roof for the fall and winter can go a long way when it comes time for nasty weather. It’s not hard to get your home ready for the winter months, it just requires a bit of planning! The Roof Guy wants you to be sure your roof is ready for the cold months ahead that can take a toll on your roof. Protect your greatest investment – you’re home.   MAKE SURE YOUR GUTTERS ARE CLEAN Gutters have only one job – to move water off the roof and away from the house.

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GETTING A NEW ROOF DURING COVID-19

GETTING A NEW ROOF DURING COVID-19

GETTING A NEW ROOF DURING COVID-19 DON’T DELAY! Can you get a new roof during the COVID-19 pandemic? Although it depends on where you live and the coronavirus restrictions vary by state and in our case by the county and city level, the answer is yes, in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County. The restrictions from COVID-19 have closed some industries and changed the way others operate. Roofing falls within the construction category and therefore is considered an essential business in Maryland. Roofs are critical to keeping residential homes weather-tight and safe. Over the last few months, to best serve our customers, The

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