The Vantage Point Blog

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


 

When Should I Replace My Roof?

Many homeowners ask us this very question regularly. There is not one easy answer to that question because depending upon they type of roofing material, brand, and style, the answer varies from after 15 years to about 50 years. Of course, throw in a weather event or...

Misconceptions About Roof Leaks

It’s July and we’re smack in the middle of Orlando’s rainy season. With rain comes roof leaks and if your home is showing signs of a leak, calling a roof repair company immediately can save you hundreds in repair costs. There are many misconceptions when it comes to...

Tile Roofing – Choosing between Clay and Concrete

Clay and concrete tile roofing are both popular options throughout Orlando. They offer numerous benefits and look great on any style home. If you’re considering tile roofing but can’t decide which type you want, here is some information that may help. Clay Tile...

Celebrating Your Roof and Roofers

It’s National Roofing Week and although it’s not something celebrated by everyone, it serves as a reminder every summer that you have a roof and need a roofer. We thought we’d share a few fun facts and some information you may not know about roofs and roofers in...

5 Things You May Not Know About Tile Roofing

Roofing in Orlando needs to stand up to strong winds, heavy rain, occasional hail, and strong UV rays from the sun. Some homeowners mistakenly think that tile roofing is fragile or can’t withstand winds. In the aftermath of the 2004 hurricanes that came through...

Preventing Roof Leaks

No matter the age of your roof, it’s never fun to discover that you have a roof leak. If you do determine that you have some sort of roofing damage that’s causing a leak, contact your Orlando roofing contractor for a repair immediately. If your roof is in good...

Tear Off Versus an Overlay Roof Replacement

If you’ve contacted several roofing companies in Orlando for a roof replacement. Some quotes reference a roof tear off while others say roof overly. What are the differences and benefits to each one? Certain municipalities in the area allow for up to two layers of...