As an expert in residential roofing, Alpine Roofing Construction understands the importance of ensuring not just the convenience of our customers throughout the roof replacement process but their neighbors as well. Here are some things we suggest to avoid attracting conflict as you strive to upgrade your home…. Continue Reading
When it comes to weather and water damage protection, your roof plays the most important role. It has to remain intact and damage-free to prevent the elements from impairing your interior and putting your safety at risk. Plus, your roofing system should resist both permanent and temporary loads. Its design, however, determines the limit of the load it can support, including the weight of the people working on it.
There are rules in the roofing industry to guarantee a prolonged roof life span and performance. Each homeowner or building owner should familiarize themselves on these three important roofing codes, despite how experienced their contractor is. Because knowledge about the roof over your head always pays off, especially since it’s the leading protection you have against inclement weather.
Moisture damage is one of the leading causes of premature roof replacement. Water, regardless of its form, generally causes wood decay and is a catalyst for metal corrosion. Its destructive power doesn’t always have an immediate effect, but it ultimately renders non-resistant construction elements structurally unsound in the end.