Monthly Archives: December 2013

3 Roofing Materials to Avoid Like the Plague

When it comes to roofing materials that people should have avoided like the plague—we’ve seen it all, right down to tarp-covered roofs on unfinished and botched roofing jobs. To help save you from learning the hard way and installing one of the below roofing materials below that should be avoided like the plague—we’ve created this … Read More

Roofing Technologies You’ve Likely Never Heard Of

Roofing technologies…huh? We bet you didn’t know that roofing has gone high-tech! No, seriously. There have been a number of nearly unbelievable advances in roofing technologies that you would swear were right out of an Issac Asimov sci-fi book. Now, most of these won’t be gracing your neighbour’s roofs in the near future, but we … Read More

Wood Roofs: The Pros and Cons

Wood roofs have long been popular with Canadian homeowners, but before you hop on the wood roof bandwagon—know their pros and cons. The Pros of Wood Roofs Wood roofing adds an air of elegance to your home, with a type of craftsmanship that is becomingly increasingly rare in our cookie-cutter society. But elegance isn’t the … Read More