Asphalt shingles are a popular roofing material known for their durability and cost-effectiveness. Over time, however, they can experience wear and tear, including cracking and splitting. While these terms may seem interchangeable, they actually describe distinct issues with different causes and implications for your roof. Let’s explore the differences between asphalt shingle cracking and splitting below.
Winter weather in this part of the United States can get quite severe. For homes with inadequate insulation, this could mean water damage, which usually stems from not just snow buildup but also ice dams. The latter, in particular, compromises the roof’s longevity and performance, increasing its chances of early failure.
Siding is a key component of your home’s exterior. As a homeowner, knowing the causes of common siding problems can help you anticipate or even prevent potentially costly repairs. In today’s post, the local roofers at D & M Roofing share the top culprits of common siding problems.
Think cleaning your roofing gutters is tedious? There are actually a few tricks to make the process easier for you. It can be as simple as trimming back tree branches overhanging your roof, ensuring far less debris will accumulate and clog your gutters. This may be enough for some homeowners, but when the actual gutter cleaning has […]
Both metal and asphalt shingles are popular choices for any modern roofing system. To help you choose, here’s a quick comparison from the experts at D & M Roofing.