Plywood Roof Decking being installed before shingles on a new roof
What is Roof Decking?

The roof to your family home is composed of much more than just the outer shingles. Instead, it combines different components and materials to protect your home from the elements. One significant component of your roof is the roof decking or roof sheathing. It is the basis for the roof system. That’s why before considering […]

Closeup view of flashing on a clay roof
What is Flashing on a Roof?

Protecting your roof against water damage requires the installation of flashing material from the get-go. Roof flashing works together with the shingles to keep water from damaging the integrity of your home’s roofing structure. However, its effectiveness depends on the kind of materials used (which is mostly metal) and the quality employed in installing it. […]

Metal vs Shingle roof
Metal Roof vs. Shingle Roof – Pros & Cons

When replacing your roof, there are many different decisions you will have to make including which material you want to use. Two of the most common roofing materials are asphalt shingles and metal. To help you choose the best roofing material for your needs, we have compared the pros and cons of each below. Metal […]