You have two options when it comes to roof replacement. A tear-off involves removing the old material and installing a completely new roof. On the other hand, in an overlay or roof-over, new shingles are installed over the existing ones. Continue reading “What Are the Pros and Cons of a Roof-Over?”
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Re-roofing is the practice of installing a new roof without removing the old one. While it is legal in the State of New Jersey after certain conditions, you’re not giving your home the care that it deserves with this option. Here’s why tear-offs are necessary for roof replacement.
Being proactive when it comes to roofing inspections is essential. It helps to have this kind of mindset to keep your roof in the best possible shape for the longest possible time. Doing so also prevents you from getting caught with sudden, costly repairs. Ideally, roof maintenance is done twice a year, often before and after the seasons deemed most detrimental to your roof’s performance.
Learning from others’ roofing mistakes can help you avoid making the same wrong decisions during your upcoming roof repair project. This will also help you prepare better for it without causing too much stress. The Carpenter’s Touch, a leading residential roofing contractor in the area, lists the most common roof repair mistakes.
Condensation happens when water vapor condenses or reverts to its liquid state on a surface that’s colder than the ambient air. Prolonged exposure to moisture will damage your roof. Today, The Carpenter’s Touch discusses the immediate effects of water condensation and how to deal with it Continue reading “How to Prevent Condensation From Damaging Your Roof”
Surveys say 93% of property owners would recommend a GAF Master Elite® contractor to others. The fact the only the top 3% of all roofing contractors have earned this distinction, hiring one can provide you with a lot of practical benefits.
The Carpenter’s Touch is the top residential roofing contractor in our local area, and we highly recommend implementing a regular roofing maintenance program. Regular maintenance will improve your roof’s appearance, extend its life span, save you money and improve your roof’s performance. It’s the best way to make the most of your investment. Learn more about the advantages of regular roof maintenance here: Continue reading “Top 3 Great Benefits of Regular Roof Maintenance”
Your choice of material can determine just how long your roofing system can provide your home with protection from nature. While it may not be an exciting prospect, it is nonetheless essential for homeowners to have a basic knowledge of roofing. Continue reading “Choosing The Right Roofing Material”
A patio is a nice addition to your home; not only does it extend your home’s floor space, but it also gives your home significant value. Although patio can do well without roofing, there are nevertheless certain benefits of getting a roofed patio home. The Carpenter’s Touch discusses more. Continue reading “The Benefits of a Roofed Patio”
Your roof is one of the most important parts of your home, so you need to regularly keep an eye on it. In case you see signs of extensive damage, you need to call the top residential roofing contractor in our area: The Carpenter’s Touch. We can replace your roof with our high quality products. Today, we’ll talk about the four signs that show that you need to have a roof inspection: Continue reading “4 Warning Signs That You Need a Professional Roof Inspection”