Monthly Archives: March 2013

How to Achieve an Aesthetically-Appealing Roof–on a Budget!

So, your shingles need some shaping up but you don’t want your budget to go through the roof—you’ve come to the right place, Dillion Bros Roofing, the Newmarket roofing company. Let’s begin with the absolute sure-fire way to enhance the overall aesthetics of your roof on a budget: proper maintenance. To carefully care for your castle’s canopy … Read More

The health benefits of adding proper venting to your home

It’s important to know the health benefits of adding proper venting to your home because today’s structures are in fact so efficient and airtight, they save on heating and cooling dollars sometimes at the expense of the air your breathe inside. Pollutants like pet dander and even potentially fatal gases like carbon monoxide are two of … Read More

Warning signs for knowing when it’s time to caulk or torch-down your chimney

Ask any homeowner and they’ll tell you the roof in general and the chimney specifically is one of those areas that needs to be maintained and understanding the warning signs for knowing when it’s time to caulk or torch-down your chimney is essential. Start by looking for the most obvious signs and any missing material, … Read More

Valleys in your roof: the truth about what material to stay away from and what material will last

The ABC’s of the valleys in your roof When most people think of the roof over their heads, the first things that come to mind are the asphalt or slate shingles and maybe even the sheathing that was used as a foundation, but the valleys in your roof need to be considered as well. Having … Read More

Sheathing: The foundation of your roof and best maintenance practices.

When you look up at your roof and check the shingles for signs of curling or wear and tear after the winter is finally over, most of us don’t take the time to consider the sheathing that is the foundation of your roof and best maintenance practices to lessen the wear and tear that goes … Read More