Homeowners choose metal roofs for their energy efficiency, long life span and their sleek, modern look. In today’s post, the local roofers at Winfield Builders discuss some additional “hidden” benefits metal roofers offer.
Author: Winfield Builders Team
Roof adaptation may not be as discussed as often as other green building topics like resiliency or sustainability, but it is nevertheless something that’s worth considering when you’re planning a roof replacement. In today’s post, local roofing company Winfield Builders shares a look at roof adaptation.
Moisture is the number one cause of damage in roofs. It is important to know the signs of damage so you can repair minor problems before they worsen and lead to more costly damage. Extreme moisture damage in roofs can also pose health hazards to occupants by leading to mold growth.
Yourroofingsystem is made up of many different components that are designed to work together to protect your home from the elements. Your roof involves a lot more than the shingles, chimney and gutters you see from the curb. In fact, one of the most important components of the roof is hidden from sight: the underlayment.…
When replacing your gutters, you can opt to install either a sectional or seamless system. Sectional gutters are made of individual components that are joined together via seams, while seamless gutters are made of one long component that’s created on-site to fit the dimensions of your roofline.
Even the highest-quality roofing systems will sustain wear and tear over time due to constant exposure to the elements. Whether your roof is damaged by an extreme weather event, such as a storm, or simple aging, this can make your home vulnerable to water damage.