Waterproof, Windproof and Weatherproof: The Perfect Roof for Your Climate

Waterproof, Windproof and Weatherproof: The Perfect Roof for Your Climate

  • Sagging Roofs: Answers To The Mystery Behind Them

    Have you noticed that your roof appears to be sagging? This is an unsettling realization for many homeowners, and many people do not realize the damages until they are obvious. This means that significant damages and remedies are usually needed to correct the issue. The following points will help you to understand why this phenomenon occurs. Foundation Issues The foundations of homes are the structural support. Problems with foundations can cause building materials to bulge and not be uniform in appearance.

  • How to Successfully Pressure Wash Vinyl Siding

    More and more homeowners are choosing to sheath their home in vinyl siding because of its low price point and ease of maintenance. Of course, sooner or later you'll need to give your vinyl siding a good cleaning. A pressure washer is a great way to accomplish this task--so long as you go about it the right way. if you would like to learn more about successfully cleaning your vinyl siding, read on.

  • Three Ways You Can Use The Savings From Your Metal Roof To Make Your Roof Even More Eco-Friendly

    A metal roof can bring you savings in many forms. It can reduce the amount of energy used to cool your house, thus lowering both your environmental impact and the impact on your wallet. It can also save you money on repair bills and roof replacements, since a metal roof is so much more durable and long-lasting and so much less susceptible to damage than the roofs that you're used to.

  • Tips For Preventing Mildew On Vinyl Siding

    If you are a homeowner, you likely want your home to look good and last a long time. This can be difficult if you are constantly having to deal with siding that is growing mold. Vinyl siding is one such culprit. It's extremely durable and can deal with lots of different types of weather. However, parts of your vinyl siding might start to grow mold if it is in the shade.

  • A Roof Made Of Concrete? It's A Better Idea Than It Seems

    When you think of concrete, the first structures that come to mind are probably sidewalks and patio floors. But in fact, there's another great use for concrete -- and it's one you might not expect. Roofing tiles made from concrete are actually one of the most durable roofing materials available, whether you live along the coast or inland. Here's a closer look at the benefits of concrete tile roofing. A Long Life

  • About Me

    Waterproof, Windproof and Weatherproof: The Perfect Roof for Your Climate

    Hi, welcome to my blog. My name is Wendy, and after traveling through many parts of the world as I worked on a degree in anthropology with a minor in architecture, I learned a lot. I saw how people took different approaches to the same issue (putting a roof on their home), but more importantly, I noticed how those approaches were dictated by the climate and culture in the area. Unfortunately, I think a lot of people in North America build roofs that are traditional rather than roofs that are the right fit for the climate. If you are interested in exploring the latter idea, I'm here to help. These posts look at the best way to get a roof that protects you from the elements. Explore, enjoy and send your friends over to my blog. Thanks!