With so much happening in the month of December (shopping, holiday parties, Christmas) most people put off any and all home maintenance tasks, especially the ones outside. After all, who wants to be out when it’s freezing outside?!
The only problem? Small problems with your roof, siding, and windows often rear their ugly head in the winter and can cause massive repair bills.
With the holiday season upon us, you might be feeling the itch to break out those strings of twinkling lights. But don’t get so carried away with the holiday spirit that safety precautions fall by the wayside!
If you are planning on getting on your roof to install Christmas lights, here are a few things you should keep in mind to keep yourself and your roof safe!
It may not seem like a big deal, but missing roof shingles are a sign you need a professional roof inspection ASAP!
Missing roof shingles are relatively common, especially here in Waxahachie with the amount of severe weather we see each year. While one or two may not seem like a big deal, it’s actually a sign that your roof needs an inspection ASAP. What happens if you ignore missing shingles on your roof? It leads to expensive roof problems like:
- Roof leaks
- Water damage to your attic and ceiling
- Mold and bacteria growth
- Full roof replacement
If you have noticed your roof is missing shingles, read on to learn what steps to take now to avoid these expensive repairs!
Need a roof inspection but want to know what the process is like before you schedule?
If you think you might have a roof leak or storm damage, your first thought may be to do a quick search for “roof repair near me” to get help. But what does the roof inspection process look like, and how long will it take? We created this blog to give you answers to those questions and more!
It’s pretty easy to see that your roof is a big part of your home’s exterior, but do you know its purpose? Your roof protects more than you think. It plays a more significant role than you might think in the safety, protection, and comfort of your home. Some of the information below might surprise you!
Being a new homeowner can be scary! There are many home maintenance tasks you now have to worry about that you probably didn’t think twice about as a renter. Now, you are responsible for all repairs, as well as maintaining your home’s exterior, and abiding by your HOA standards.
Summer is here! While we’re excited to soak up the rays, your roof sure isn’t! The heat from the scorching summer sun can cause severe damage to your asphalt roof. UV rays dry out the oils in your asphalt shingles, causing them to buckle and possibly split.
Here at Roof Time General Contractors, our number one priority is you – our valued customer. Our goal through this COVID-19 crisis is to continue to provide the same level of service and quality of work while caring for your health and the health of our employees and crew members.
When a potential buyer pulls up to your home, what will be their first impression? If the outside of your home leaves something to be desired, especially in comparison to the rest of the neighborhood, you could be in trouble. A buyer’s first impression will set the tone for the rest of the house. Even with beautiful features inside, they’re already looking at the property with a preconceived notion in mind. Curb appeal is crucial in real estate and plays a significant role in determining home value.
Increase your home’s appeal to potential buyers and get to the closing table faster with these five upgrades.
Yearly roof inspections are vital to the health and safety of your home – but did you know Spring is the best time to get one? Waiting until after the cold weather passes is the ideal time to check for signs of damage and to make sure your home is ready for the spring storm season! Read More→