Why You Need a Roof Replacement This Spring

When you think about getting a replacement, you’ll need to consider the condition of your current roof, as well as what you’re planning to do to your home soon. If your roof is only a few years old, then it should last for as long as its expected lifespan with regular care and maintenance. 

4 Things Every Residential Roofing Warranty Should Have

When it comes to caring for your home’s roofing system, a warranty is a good asset to have. This is because with a warranty, you can have your roof repaired or replaced free of charge in the event that it fails or sustains damage due to a fault in the manufacturing or installation. As such, when you’ve […]

Hail, Ice and Snow: How They Damage Your Roof

As your home’s first line of defense against the elements, your roofing system can easily sustain a significant amount of damage as time goes by. After all, the wind can cause your shingles to blow off, the sun’s UV rays can eventually cause its granules to lose its protective properties, and rain can cause leaks if there […]

Working with GAF Master Elite® Contractors: The 4 Benefits

Roofing projects such as roof repairs and replacements are home improvement tasks that should never be DIY’d. This is because performing a DIY on your roofing project can leave your roof vulnerable to costly mistakes. With that in mind, it’s always best that homeowners such as yourself hire expert contractors to get the job done and […]

How Weather Conditions Can Affect Your Roof

In Ottawa, summers are warm and sunny and winters are brutal. This constant change in outdoor temperature not only affects your personal ventures, but most importantly the condition of the roof—your home’s main defense system against harsh weather elements. 

What Does Shingle Curling Mean?

Asphalt shingle roofs are still the most popular roofing option in the U.S and Canada. They are an affordable choice and they last for a reasonable length of time, especially if you take good care of them. Professional roofers believe an asphalt shingle roof is worth the investment every time. Not a lot of homeowners would […]

Types of Asphalt Shingles

Are you considering taking on a roof replacement? There’s an almost endless list of options when it comes to roofing that shopping around for a new roof can actually be daunting. One of the more popular choices available out there are shingle roofs, and even though it’s just one kind of material, it has hundreds […]

Roof Fasteners and Their Effect on Roofing Insulation

Whenever people talk about a roofing system’s energy efficiency, they tend to focus on the main roofing material and the type of insulation used underneath it. While those two are the biggest factors that dictate a roof’s efficiency, there are other things that can affect how well your new roof will function. A good example of […]

3 Qualities of a GAF Master Elite® Contractor

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At Century Roofing and Siding, we are one the few local roofers with the coveted GAF Master Elite® certification. This gives us access to GAF’s plethora of roofing products and warranties as well as continuing training on the latest roofing news and best practices.