Gutters are a critical part of your roofing system. A functional gutter system diverts rainwater away from the foundation of your home and prevents basement flooding and gutter overflow. If your gutters are clogged or have the wrong pitch, it will be difficult for rainwater to flow freely toward the drainage system, leading to standing water in your gutters. You need to correct this in order to avoid dealing with the following consequences:
Do you need to replace your damaged roof or can you get by with repairs? If you find yourself frequently paying for roof repairs, then it may be time to consider a full replacement. Today, top general contractor V. Nanfito Roofing & Siding, Inc. shares some pointers to help you decide which path to take.[Read more…]
Low-sloped roofs are just as good as any other roofing system when it comes to performance. They’re designed to protect your residential or commercial property from different weather conditions, but like every other roofing system, they need to be regularly maintained as well. As a professional general contractor, V. Nanfito Roofing & Siding, Inc. explains what you should keep in mind when maintaining your low-sloped roof:
DIY roof repairs might help in saving on your roofing budget for now, but it’s often not recommended especially for more severe damages. For instance, if your roof badly needs repairs after a severe storm, you shouldn’t go the DIY route. Doing this just to save on your budget can be risky as it will only force you to pay for more costly (and professional) repairs later on!
Attic ventilation is one of the most important aspects of a functional roofing system. Its primary responsibility is to let air circulate properly and reduce moisture levels, keeping water-related damage at bay. In this post, V. Nanfito Roofing & Siding, your trusted local roofing contractor, explains what you need to know about roofs and attic ventilation.[Read more…]