How to Choose the Right Roofing Contractor

Roofing work is a big deal. Unless it is done to a high degree of quality, it can leave your home or business vulnerable. You simply have to have a good roof over your head, which means you need to find the right roofing contractor to do the work. How do you know you’ve found… Read more

How to Remove Moss From a Roof

A little bit of moss growth is inevitable in a humid climate, and small growth isn’t necessarily devastating. Left unchecked, however, moss can be a roof killer. It can degrade the shingles, which can lead to cracks and leaks. It also grows into the shingles, so you can’t just pull it up. Doing so could… Read more

What Is a Fly-by-Night Roofer?

When particularly bad weather rolls through town, certain roofing professionals make it their job to take advantage of vulnerable and unsuspecting homeowners in their time of need. These “professionals” are known as fly-by-night roofers, and they’re definitely people you’ll need to watch for if your roof ever sustains storm-related damage.  Below, the team at Alpine… Read more

Does My Roof Have Hail Damage?

Texas storms are legendary. The big, wide skies have a lot of room for brutal storm systems, and it’s a given that you’re going to see some hail throughout the year. When that happens, your roof is going to be at risk of getting hurt. If you’re wondering whether or not your roof is OK,… Read more

How to Prepare for a Roof Replacement

It’s not exactly exciting to get a new roof. It’s something that often happens after a frightening storm or at the tail end of other bad news. A roof replacement is a big job, and it stands to disrupt your daily life until the work is complete. Before you let the dread rise too steeply,… Read more

Industrial Roofing Types

If you are constructing a new industrial building or are ready for a roof replacement, it’s important to understand all the different types of industrial roofing materials available. There are many choices, each with their pros and cons. The best materials to use may be obvious based on your needs, the construction of your building,… Read more

How to Find a Roof Leak

No one wants their roof to leak, yet there may eventually come a point in time when water moves through the roof above and drips down below. However, there is no reason to panic when your roof leaks. Remain calm and focus on what you can do to mitigate the damage. The challenge lies in… Read more

TPO vs. Modified Bitumen Roofing

Flat roofing systems are not all the same. TPO and Modified Bitumen are two of the most popular roofing systems for flat or low-pitched roofs, and each has its merits. Here is some basic information about both roofing types to help you choose the best roofing for your commercial property. TPO Roofing TPO, or Thermoplastic… Read more

Metal Roof vs. Shingles: Is One Better Than the Other?

When you’re planning to install a new roof, it’s essential to understand which types of roofing will keep you warm and dry for as long as possible. As you weigh the advantages and drawbacks of your many roofing options, you must consider several factors that can impact both the durability and longevity of your new… Read more

How Long Will My Home’s Roof Last?

A roof is one of the most expensive investments for a home. If you’re looking to purchase a home — or thinking about your home renovations — you might be concerned about how long your roof will last.  Your home’s roof will generally last anywhere from 20-70 years, depending on a few different factors. The… Read more