Asphalt shingles are the most popular roofing material in the US. They are easy to install and a less expensive option, making them an easy choice for many Americans. There are two types of asphalt shingles on the market: the traditional 3-tab shingle and the more high-end architectural shingle. If you’re struggling to decide the best choice for your home, click here for the pros and cons of each option.
With all of the recent bad weather in Columbia, SC, the water table is high and the ground is full of moisture. This can lead to crawl space mold and often times flooding. A flooded crawl space can result in damaged insulation, saturated wood, mold growth, and it often attracts pests and vermin. It is […]
It is important to inspect your roof every spring and fall to see if there are any small problems that need to be fixed. If you address small problems quickly, it can prevent costly repairs or the need for a premature roof replacement. Annual roof inspections from a licensed contractor are the most effective way […]
Hiring a contractor is one of the most important decisions you can make when you decide to have work done on your home. A quality contractor is the difference between beautiful, well-done work and delays, shoddy work, or even legal issues. If you make the right choice the first time, it can save you money […]
A roof that is 20+ years old Shingle edges are curled or shingle tabs are cupped Granules in the gutter or bald spots where you are missing granules Your neighbors are getting new roofs: If your homes were built around the same time, you may have the same weather-related roof issues as your neighbors Wind, […]