Top 7 Summer Roof Maintenance Tips

Top 7 Summer Roof Maintenance Tips

The hottest months are on their way  –  July and August. With summer comes hail damage, high winds, heavy rain, and a scorching sun that can potentially damage your roof. As the heat continues to rise, there are a few things you can do to prepare your home for the rest of this season. Make sure you stay on top of your roof maintenance with these top 7 summer roof maintenance tips from The Roof Guy of Annapolis:  Check for mold, moss, and algae.Unfortunately, summer can bring rain and humidity – two conditions that encourage algae growth. Over time, algae

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How to Choose a Roofer 

How to Choose a Roofer 

Need a new roof but not sure where to turn? Hiring a roofer starts by asking your neighbors or Homeowner Association (HOA) who they recommend. You definitely want to check roofing contractor requirements for your neighborhood and be sure to get at least two estimates. Check references, reviews and qualifications, compare bids and negotiate the final price. Below are some helpful tips to keep in mind when hiring a roofing company to replace your roof.  Roofing Contractor QualificationsRoofing contractors have to meet the criteria local and state area. Remember, good roofing contractors are: Experienced Licensed in your area Insured Willing to

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Winter is Coming

Winter is Coming

The falling leaves and cooler weather are two subtle signs that winter is coming. You pull out your snow boots, break out the festive decor, and rake the leaves before a snowfall to ensure that your home and family are ready for winter, but one thing that needs to be prioritized is winterizing your roof.  Your roof is the barrier that stands between your family and the harsh weather, so you want to make sure that it is functioning well and able to keep you warm and cozy all winter long. Taking a few simple steps to avoid winter roofing

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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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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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