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 […]

What Every Roofing File Should Have

An organized roofing file is essential for roofing maintenance. It is a tool that helps you keep track of important information about your roofing system. You may start with the materials used during the installation process and build it into a more extensive collection of details regarding inspections result and repair work. In this blog, […]

FAQs About GAF Warranty

The roof is an essential component of your home’s exterior. It is responsible for protecting your family and the interiors from harsh weather elements, such as ultraviolet rays, torrential rain and sharp-hitting hail. Buying a new roof requires several important considerations. One of them is choosing a warranty. To help you, here are the answers […]

3 Things You Need to Know About Financing a New Roof

A roof repair or replacement is a large investment. It can also take a toll on your budget if you lack available finances in your bank account. Fortunately, there is an array of financing options that roofing companies offer to help you pay for your new roof. But first, you need to have all the necessary information […]

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 […]

Protecting Yourself from Home Improvement Scams

Anywhere from 20,000 to 100,000 scammers make attempts every year on homeowners. In 2011, consumer protection agencies recovered almost $147 million from contractor scams. The sad thing is that homeowners could have easily taken steps to check these scammers and save their money. Century Roofing and Siding, your trusted local roofers, shows you how to […]