Roof Safety Tips and Advice

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As professional roofers, we take job-site safety extremely seriously. Working conditions for Denver roof replacements or repairs involve significant risk of injury and/or property damage, so understanding roof safety precautions is critical before stepping foot on a roof. General Safety Tips for Roofing Before going onto a roof, this initial checklist should be followed. We […]

5 Reasons NOT to Use Rock Salt on Your Roof

Rock Salt On Roof

During the Denver snowstorms, it’s important to do everything you can to keep your home and family safe. It can be tempting to use rock salt to melt ice and soften snow that has accumulated on your roof. But the notion of using rock salt successfully on the roof is a myth. In reality, using […]

5 Types Of Skylights And Which One Is Right For You?

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Skylights are perhaps the most simple and effective way to bring natural light into your residential or commercial building in Denver. Skylights open up your space and brighten up a dark room, adding great dimension and character to a more square or rectangular room. The fact is, you can install skylights in a wide variety […]

Everything You Need To Know About Curling & Buckling Shingles

buckling shingles

Colorado falls in the humid continental climate zone of North America, making your home vulnerable to the heat. The summers in Denver can reach up to an average high of 88° F. With a temperature this high, it won’t come as a surprise that our roof sustains great damage. The damage often comes with curling […]

What Is A Silicone Roof Coating? (and the steps involved in coating your roof)

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There are plenty of options for repairing or replacing your roof, and one of the latest trends in the roofing industry is silicone roof coating restoration. Silicone coatings are a versatile roofing option that can be used for anything from small repairs, to large-scale commercial roof restorations. But coating your roof is not as simple […]

Roof Replacement Process in Denver, CO

A complete roof replacement process has many intricacies, but it doesn’t always have to be a headache to navigate. Once broken into simple steps, everything is much more manageable.  First, you will have to choose a roofing contractor. Then, you will be provided with roofing material options, such as asphalt, metal, cedar, and more. Your […]

All About Drip Edge (and 4 reasons it’s needed on your roof)

Drip Edge

Drip-edge flashing is one of the most important parts of a comprehensive roof system. But it’s also one of the least understood. We frequently get asked what drip edge is and whether or not it’s truly needed as part of a roofing system. What is drip-edge? Drip-edge is an angled roof flashing installed around the […]

7 Easy Steps to Protect Your Roof During Denver Snowstorms

Denver snowstorms

Do you live in the Denver area and wondering if your roof is ready for winter? If you’re like most homeowners, at best you climb up on your roof once or twice each year and don’t know what is happening up there, today’s blog is for you. With winters approaching, and the Denver snowstorms that […]

Roofing Underlayment Explained

Synthetic Roof Underlayment

How important is underlayment? It’s critical to any properly installed roofing system. It’s the material that is laid over your entire roof deck surface prior to the main roofing material installation. Underlayment is the most important waterproofing component of your roof system, which is why it is often referred to as “dry-in”. When underlayment is […]

How to Spot Hail Damage On Your Roof in Denver

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When you live in the Denver area, it is important to spot hail damage on your roof. After all, it can save you time and money when trying to fix any issues that have come up because of an unexpected storm. Keep reading for a few ways you can spot hail damage without having to […]