How to Choose the Right Weather Resistant Roofing for your Home

All roofs are not created equal. Technology and innovation in building materials, particularly in the last 20 years, means that beyond choosing shingle material, style, and color, you can also dial-in on products that meet your home’s specific needs. One key area of innovation has been dealing with weather extremes. A little up-front research and [...]

By | November 11th, 2017|Residential Roofing, Roofing in Utah 101|Comments Off on How to Choose the Right Weather Resistant Roofing for your Home

Before and after pictures for a roofing project in the Avenues

Before, We came to this house and it had some broken trusses with no bracing in the attic, some parts of the eve would bow down. The shingles were starting to fall apart and it definitely looked like a homeowner job. After, We tore the roof off we installed new soffit and fascia and new [...]

By | March 29th, 2021|Roofing in Utah 101|Comments Off on Before and after pictures for a roofing project in the Avenues

7 Question to ask your Roofer: How to choose a roofing contractor

Top four major purchases in any person's lifetime: first car, higher education, new home and a new roof. Common questions... How do I want it to look? How long will it take? Do I want to take anyone with me? How do you choose the right roofing contractor? Application of shingles to a home. [...]

By | March 25th, 2021|Roofing in Utah 101|Comments Off on 7 Question to ask your Roofer: How to choose a roofing contractor

Finished membrane asphalt roof salt lake city avenues home

Before, We came to this beautiful small house in the neighborhood. The roof was getting quite old and there was a leak coming from the flat membrane at the top. After, We tore the tiles off the roof, tore the membrane off then started our work on making the roof looking beautiful and leak free.

By | March 19th, 2021|Roofing in Utah 101|Comments Off on Finished membrane asphalt roof salt lake city avenues home

Ice dams explained – how they form, and preventing them with balanced attic ventilation

An ice dam is a dangerous build up of ice on your roof that can damage roofing materials and lead to leaks within your home. This video looks at how ice dams form, and explains how a properly ventilated attic space will inhibit the thaw/refreeze cycle that causes ice dams.

By | October 11th, 2017|Diagnosing Roofing Problems|Comments Off on Ice dams explained – how they form, and preventing them with balanced attic ventilation

Tips on Choosing the Best Roofer for You (Video with our friend Jay Butch)

  A Note From Jay Butch with Certainteed

By | September 1st, 2017|Roofing in Utah 101|Comments Off on Tips on Choosing the Best Roofer for You (Video with our friend Jay Butch)

My Roof Warranty: What it is and What it Covers

A new roof is a substantial investment that typically costs thousands of dollars – so it’s only natural that you will want to know what warranty coverage is provided with the products you purchase. Due to the quality standards of today’s manufacturing processes, it is highly unlikely that you will have a problem with your [...]

By | August 11th, 2017|Roofing in Utah 101|Comments Off on My Roof Warranty: What it is and What it Covers

Replacing Your Shake Roof

An in-depth look at what goes into having a wood shake roof replaced with CertainTeed's Presidential Shake, from tear-off to installation of a new roof system.

By | July 20th, 2017|Roofing in Utah 101|Comments Off on Replacing Your Shake Roof

Increase Comfort and Lower the Energy Bills in the Warmer Months

As the warm weather creeps in and the country heats up, now is the time for homeowners to make sure they’re doing their part to help increase comfort and reduce energy bills. From the exterior to the interior, the consideration of a few simple tips could mean the difference between a summer that’s hot and [...]

By | June 22nd, 2017|Roofing in Utah 101|Comments Off on Increase Comfort and Lower the Energy Bills in the Warmer Months

Infographic – 7 questions to ask when hiring a Utah roofing contractor

The prospect of picking a contractor to install your new roof can be intimidating, but do not fear! This handy infographic will help you better understand what lies ahead so that you can ask the right questions of potential hires.   For a more extensive look at hiring contractors, understanding job proposals, and getting the [...]

By | May 13th, 2017|Roofing in Utah 101|Comments Off on Infographic – 7 questions to ask when hiring a Utah roofing contractor