Don’t Make These Five DIY Roofing Mistakes

While you may be looking for do-it-yourself roofing installation methods and shingles, consider the potential pitfalls before diving into a DIY roof project. Making any of these common mistakes can be very costly. Roofing DIY vs. Professional – Avoid These Mistakes Remember these roofing DIY tips before you begin any project of your own. Not…

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How Do Metal Valleys Help Stop Ice Dams?

Ice dams on roofs are quite common, but when left unattended, they can lead to costly leaks and damage. If present, it’s essential to have these ice dams removed professionally and quickly. Yet, the best course of action is to invest in ice dam prevention. A metal valley can help with this. What Is a…

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My Roof Has a Leak: What Now?

Do you have a roof leak around a vent? Perhaps you are not sure what is happening, but there’s now water in your attic, living room or garage. If you have a roof leak, which is often evident right after a rainstorm, don’t climb on your roof. Instead, call Horch Roofing for fast service. Look…

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How We Measure Your Maine Roof

When you’re ready to have your roof replaced or repaired, the first step for our team is to take a measurement of your roof. We will also need to look at the roof pitch as well to determine the overall square footage and to provide a thorough estimate for the cost of your new roof.…

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Is EPDM Good for the Environment?

Many property owners invest in new roofing materials with an eye on environmentally friendly products. Both builders and property owners see the value in choosing products that are less damaging to the environment as long as those products still meet their needs. Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer, or EPDM, is one such product. Why EPDM Is Making Its…

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Does My House Need Gutters?

Having gutters on a home shouldn’t be considered an optional investment. Rather, they work to properly protect the home’s foundation and water resistance. Specifically, the investment in seamless gutters could be the best way for you to improve water flow from your roof away from your home. Here’s what you need to know. Why Are…

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