Monthly Archives: July 2013

The Importance of a Shingle’s Wind Rating

A roof is only as effective as its shingles and its shingles are only as effective as their wind rating. So, exactly what is the importance of a shingle’s wind rating? They’re like Batman’s belt or James Bond’s toys – critical to success of the mission, and your roof’s mission is to protect you from … Read More

The 11 Benefits of using Modern Slating

If you’re considering using slate roofing—kudos, it is gorgeous. But beyond the sheer exquisiteness of it all did you know that there are 11 tangible benefits of using Moderne slating? 1. Resistant to Well—Everything Moderne slating roof tiles are non-combustible and they can resist everything from fires to storm to wind to rot to insects. … Read More

How Extreme Weather can Affect YOUR Roof

Roofs are to houses what moats are to castles—their protector. But just as extreme weather can affect the effectiveness of a moat it can also affect your roof. There are a number of detrimental ways how extreme weather can affect your roof: Wind  The wind created from storms and hurricanes in Newmarket and surrounding areas … Read More

Things to Expect When You’re Pricing a New Roof

Roofs are pricey—so be aware of all the things to expect when you’re pricing a new roof. As roofing specialists in Newmarket, York, Durham, Aurora, Richmond Hill, Zefer & Uxbridge we know exactly what they cost, which is why we make our customers aware of the elements involved and all the costs associated with a roof. These … Read More

The Importance of Gutters for your Home

When are asked, as roofing specialists in Newmarket, York, Durham, Aurora, Richmond Hill, Zefer & Uxbridge, the importance of gutters for your home we tell homeowners this…gutters are to home longevity as a healthy diet is to a long life and air conditioning is to your summer sanity—completely interlinked. The importance of gutters for your … Read More

What Can you Do about Moss on your Roof

While moss can be pretty adorned the sides of quaint Tudor-style homes, albeit structurally damaging—it wreaks havoc on a roof. As roofing specialists in Newmarket, York, Durham, Aurora, Richmond Hill, Zefer & Uxbridge we regularly see the damage created from moisture-induced roof moss—and we’ve have made it our mission to protect our customers’ roofs over … Read More