The Vantage Point Blog

 An ongoing series of blog posts, articles, tips, and
valuable information provided by Russ, and guest writers.


 

How a Professional Roofing Company Works – Part 1

There are many misconceptions about how contractors, especially roofing contractors, work. From the time you call a roofing company to the time they finish working on your home, a lot of things should happen. From planning to execution, there are steps that every...

Modern Metal Roofing Styles

We’ve talked about how metal roofing is a great option for your home, especially in Florida. It withstands the winds better than other roofing material. When you choose a metal roof in a color that is ENERGY STAR® rated, it can help cut down on your cooling costs. It...

The Hazards of DIY Roofing

Some roof repair seems simple enough that the average homeowner or handyman can complete it. That may occasionally be true. For the most part, however, a licensed roof repair company should perform your roof repair. The biggest hazard is that of falling off the roof...

Why Hire a GAF Master Elite™ Roofing Contractor?

Many homeowners mistakenly believe that all state licensed roofing contractors are the same. That’s simply not true. In addition to there being different types of licensing for roofing contractors, different roofers have different manufacturer accreditation. If you...

Why a Clean Roof Matters

Whether you have a clay or concrete tile roof, metal roofing, or asphalt shingles, you should keep your roof clean. People ask why mold grows on roofs. There are a few reasons, mold and algae grow in moist dark places so roofs in the shade are more likely to have it....

Three Little Known Roofing System Innovations

As an Orlando area roofer, we’ve talked about how roof materials have evolved over the past decade or more. Today we wanted to share a few roofing innovations with you that benefit you when you replace your roof. As manufacturing processes change and materials improve...