Category: Roofing Material

As this tax year nears an end, many grid-tied homeowners get bombarded with visits and calls from solar companies these days. That’s because this is the last year for homeowners to take advantage of the solar tax credit.But before installing solar panels onto your home’s roof, there are some important factors every homeowner needs to […]

If you’re a homeowner in the four-state region of southwest Missouri, you know the humidity and changing weather can impact the appearance of your roof. But, unfortunately, one of the biggest problems in our area of the country is roof algae, more precisely the blue-green variety.But some homeowners wonder if having algae-inhibiting technology in their […]

When you replace or repair a roof, you will have some critical decision-making to do. First, you’ll need to hire a roofing contractor and decide what roof to put on your home. In addition, there will be some other considerations, such as: Roof Pitch Shingle Style Environmental Durability Curb Appeal Material Warranties Roof PitchSince your […]

National Roofing Week is a celebration during the first week of June. It’s a time to honor certified roofing contractors like those in the TAMKO Pro Certified Roofers program. TAMKO, a leading independent manufacturer of residential roofing shingles, is a family-owned business that began in 1944 with more than 75 years of industry experience; in […]

As a homeowner, you already recognize the value of your home’s appreciation. But to continue to make gains as homeowners, you have to continue to invest and care for your home to reap the financial rewards.In the last two years, home prices have risen nationwide. As a result, many home sellers and home buyers have […]

As spring winds down, the summer months launch into a full assault from Mother Nature on homeowners and business owners. From floods to hail to high wind advisors, the National Weather Service (NWS) issues a litany of weather alerts, advisors, and warnings.For roofing contractors, navigating the storm season is all about a creative balance of […]

Last month, we talked about composite roofing, noting how eco-friendly that roofing material is for your home. So this month, we continue our discussion focused on popular environmentally conscious roofing options.There is a litany of environmentally conscious roofing options. But with literally hundreds of ecologically conscious phrases, like eco-friendly, it can be arguably confusing when […]

If you’re a homeowner, replacing or repairing your roof is a significant expense. After all, not everyone can afford the cost of cedar shake shingles or a standing seam metal roof at today’s price points.Because of the expense, many homeowners are looking for a cost-effective and durable roof that will last. However, it’s not always […]