Affordable Residential and Commercial Roofing Company In Cincinnati

How Your Windows Could Be Costing Your Money

If you looked at your house through an infrared lens, the odds are that there are hot spots where heat escapes relative to the rest of the house. This is a standard part of energy audits. All the heat that escapes to the outside is...

Ice Dams – What They Are, How to Prevent Them and How to Fix Them

Here’s a common question Cincinnati roofing companies get during the cold weather: “What Are Ice Dams?” An ice dam occurs when there is a frozen layer of ice that traps snow in place. The snow and ice are not a problem when they remain frozen,...

The Most Common Serious Winter Roof Issues

Winter’s ice and snow may tell you more about the state of your roof than anything else this year. Let’s take a look at the most common, serious winter roof issues you may find. We’ll also share advice on what to do if you’re dealing...

Save Your Roof, Trim Your Trees

These winter storms can hit Cincinnati hard. Between the ice and the wind, the gusts and gales of the winter season can take a toll on all of us, and on our houses. A recent story on Channel 5 (WLWT) included an interview with a...

A Watertight Skylight Is Vitally Important To Your Roof Health

If you have a skylight, you are a fortunate homeowner. Skylights can brighten up any room, and make for an aesthetically pleasing way to open up the interior of your home. However, you must keep that skylight watertight. Having, essentially, a hole in your roof,...

How Do You Know It’s Time To Invest In A New Roof?

There are some clear signs that your roof needs full replacement. In some cases, repair will not suffice. You would end up spending more, over time, to repair a roof than simply to cut your losses and buy a full new roof. Here are eight...

Shingles and Shakes: What’s the Difference to Your Roof?

Roof Shingles and Roof Shakes Are Not The Same Thing Sometimes people make the mistake of using the words “shakes” and “shingles” interchangeably, but the two are definitely different. Here are some ways in which the two are not the same, and what that means...

Metal Roofing Costs More Than Shingles But Lasts Longer

There is an active debate going on about the use of metal roofs in residential housing. Does it make sense for homeowners to invest in metal roofing? Compared with shingles, metal roofs cost more. The trade-off, however, is that metal roofs last significantly longer than...

Hardie Board, or HardiePlank, Offers Advantages Over Vinyl

These days, fiber-cement options such as HardiePlank are being used more and more for residential and commercial siding. At this point, vinyl siding still tends to be the lower-cost option. Why are people choosing fiber-cement over vinyl if it means a larger investment? 1. Combustibility...

Cincinnati Roofers Brave the Elements, Get Work Done

Here in Cincinnati, our unique terrain provides a great deal for us. As the Ohio River valley forms the border where glaciers stopped, we have a rippling, hilly, stunning topography. Views are stunning. Graceful slopes and jagged drops are abundant. From Mt. Airy to Mt. Washington to Mt. Auburn, and from Price Hill to Indian Hill, this dramatic and varied layout makes for a gorgeous area. For the shingles on a roof, though, it can be rough. Winds rip across these hills and valleys. As hills cut away into forested glades, the weather conditions can be brutal to a roof. (These winds and storms can also be rough for the roofers of Cincinnati, but that’s another story.) Don’t delay — get a FREE ESTIMATE today. Check on the health of your roof, and save yourself money by fixing any problem before it expands (and contracts, and expands again).

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