Can I have Seamless Gutters with a metal roof

  Standing seam metal roofing is a popular choice for Maine homeowners from Portland to Presque Isle. Standing seam metal roofs are durable, long-lasting and require little maintenance; they are fire retardant; and they are a better choice for...

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We Don’t Want To See You Again!

May 2021 It may sound rude, but it’s true! Here at Horch Roofing, we don’t want to see you again. Don’t worry, it’s not you. It’s us. We make it our business to get your roofing job done correctly the first...

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Pick the best roofing contractor

Top 5 things to know before you start May 2021 Every home needs a long-lasting and leak-free roof, but the process of roof replacement or repair can be daunting. You need time to research what roofing material and color to choose, evaluate your...

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Don’t Wait to Schedule Your Roof Repair or Installation

Many consumers believe that waiting to schedule their roof installation or repair during the “slow season”  is the best way to ensure their project gets done quickly and affordably. Not true! With the recent housing boom and warmer...

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How Long Do My Existing Shingles Have Left?

This is a question roofing companies get asked a lot! With different manufacturers and different environmental conditions, there is no standard answer. Most of us don’t set a calendar reminder for 20 years into the future to check on the...

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Why choose Horch Roofing for your next project?

In 2003, Peter Horch started his company doing light construction and roofing. Over the years he worked hard to establish a premium quality product, delivered in a timely fashion, with outstanding customer service, and all for a fair price. Horch...

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Does my metal roof need snow guards?

Winter in Maine can bring a multitude of snowstorms in quick succession. Quickly changing temperatures also means that the snow melts and refreezes. This can cause build-ups of snow and ice, which, when they start to melt, can cause a problem as they...

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Buying a New Home? Make Sure to Check Out the Roof

There are few things more disheartening than finding a home you love then realizing it needs major repairs before you move in. When in the market for a new house, it’s important to know what to look for in the beginning stages of your search...

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The Right Way to Remove Snow from Your Roof

  Snow on your roof is a fact of life when you live in Maine. Keeping your home safe and sound may sometimes require snow and ice removal from your roof. The weight of too much snow can compromise your roof, and in extreme cases, cause roof...

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Why is it so important that Horch roofing is fully insured?

  When you need your roof or gutters repaired or replaced, you want to work with the best. Experienced roofers give you the best chance of having a high quality installation of your roof. But there’s another important reason to choose your...

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Winter is coming, is your roof ready?

Whether you love the season or dread it, winter is coming! With winter comes driving wind, rain, snow, and ice. So as you begin to bundle up in layers, think about the layers of your roof, are they going to keep you safe and warm this winter. Here are...

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Metal roofs are built to withstand Maine’s high winds

Strong winds and a beautifully rugged coast have earned Maine the reputation for having some of the best sailing conditions in the world. But these same winds can wreak havoc on your home’s roof during our intense, wind-laden rain and snow...

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