Archive for the 'Roof Maintenance' Category

Healthy Roof Ventilation

Knowledge is Power: Know Your Roof – Ventilation

Posted on November 29th, 2016 · Posted in Roof Maintenance, Roofing Education, Supporting Our Customers

Now that you have read our blog about roof anatomy, and if you haven’t click here — let’s talk about your roof’s ventilation. A healthy ventilation system is an essential component.. read more

Roof in Hat

Winter Approaches. Is Your Roof Ready for Maine’s Roughest Season?

Whether you love the season or dread it, winter is approaching. We will all seek shelter sooner or later. So as you begin to bundle up in layers, think about.. read more

Top 5 Things to Learn About a Roofing Contractor -Want to Be Satisfied Even Before Your Project Starts?

Every building needs a safe and reliable roof, but the thought of roof replacement or repair can be daunting. You need time to decide what roofing material and color to.. read more

How to Keep Cool in the Summer

Did you know that your roof can make a big difference in the temperature inside your house? It’s an important consideration when choosing a roof for a new home, addition,.. read more

How Horch Roofing Experts Walk you through the Process of Roof Installation

Posted on April 14th, 2016 · Posted in Roof Maintenance

Before installing a new roof, our roofing specialists search for leaks, explain strategies for recycling old roofs, evaluate the lifespan of each product, analyze a roof’s effect on the environment.. read more

Keep Your Low Pitch Roof protected

Posted on March 21st, 2016 · Posted in EPDM/ Rubber Roofing, Roof Maintenance

Many homes and businesses have a low pitch roof. These roofs are not as steep as roofs on traditional homes. Using a lower pitch may provide certain aesthetic or architectural.. read more

Your roof needs you!

Posted on March 7th, 2016 · Posted in Roof Maintenance, Roofing Safety

A properly maintained Maine roof can survive up to three decades before it needs to be replaced. Unfortunately, too many homeowners ignore basic roof maintenance, and then they get stuck with.. read more

The Dangers of Icicles

Posted on January 29th, 2016 · Posted in Roof Maintenance, Roofing Safety

Most of us fondly remember icicles from our childhood. Looking out the window while they formed, measuring to see how big they grew, and licking icicle popsicles are precious recollections… read more

How to Prevent Ice Dams from Forming on Your Roof

Posted on December 28th, 2015 · Posted in Roof Maintenance, Roofing Safety

Ice dams are one of the biggest problems that you can face in the winter, causing costly damage to your roof, not to mention they’re dangerous when that ice finally.. read more

Up on the Rooftop? Check for Damage

Posted on December 14th, 2015 · Posted in Gutters, Roof Maintenance, Roofing Safety

Before the snow hits and it’s too late to see what’s going on up on your rooftop, you need to take a closer look. Be safe when you are climbing.. read more