Posts Tagged 'residential roof'

Should I Have Carpentry Work Done Prior To My Roofing Project?

Posted on June 15th, 2018 · Posted in Roofing Education, Supporting Our Customers

Summer is a popular time for homeowners in Maine to start planning roof repairs, maintenance, and replacement. However, if you have other projects within the proximity of your roof including.. read more

How Long Do My Existing Shingles Have Left?

Posted on March 22nd, 2018 · Posted in Asphalt Shingle Roofing, Roof Maintenance, Roofing Education

Most of us don’t mark the calendar 20 years into the future to check on the condition of our roof and shingles; in fact, once our new roof has been.. read more

Snow Guards for Metal Roofs

Posted on February 28th, 2018 · Posted in Metal Roofing

Winter in Maine can bring a multitude of snowstorms and in quick succession. Quickly changing temperatures can also mean a lot of snow melting and refreezing. This can cause problems.. read more

Dark Roofs vs. Light-Colored Roofs

Posted on December 28th, 2017 · Posted in Roofing Education

When installing a new roof or replacing an old one, you may be considering whether to choose a dark colored roof or light-colored roof. A 2015 article in Engineering Green.. read more

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

Posted on September 1st, 2017 · Posted in Roof Maintenance

There are few things more disheartening than finding a home you love and then realizing it needs major repairs before you move in. When in the market for a new.. read more

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Knowledge is Power: Know Your Roof – Chimney

Part III: Your Chimney – Leaks and Other Problems In the first article of this series, we introduced you to the parts and pieces of your roof. Next, we explained.. 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

Be Safe. Call the Professionals at Horch Roofing!

Posted on September 8th, 2016 · Posted in Roofing Safety, Supporting Our Customers

Do-it-yourself is not always doing it right: Most of a homeowner’s many responsibilities relate to function or form. Most of us want an attractive home that expresses our personal style,.. read more

Installing Gutters? Go Seamless

Posted on August 4th, 2016 · Posted in Gutters

Gutters help keep basements dry and eliminate some of the factors that create foundation cracks, mold, and mildew. They also help prevent staining of clapboard siding and trim. When adding.. 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