What to do After a Thunderstorm

Thunderstorms are always a reason for concern because of the lightning, as well as the dangerous weather conditions that come with them. Hail, tornadoes, strong winds and flash floods can all be caused by thunderstorms. Aside from being a danger to our wellbeing, thunderstorms almost always result in some roofing problems.

Essential Upgrades to Increase a Home’s Durability

Homeowners always look to add value and improve the longevity of their homes. However, they often find it difficult to figure out where to start. Look for the best value for your investment, both in cost and aesthetics. Even common projects can increase your home’s value and longevity. Century Roofing and Siding, your trusted roofing […]

Getting Your Neighbors on Board for Your Roof Replacement

Roof replacement is never a unilateral decision. As a major home improvement that will affect the structural integrity of your house, your plan has to be approved by the local authorities. And as a potential neighborhood disturbance, your project needs the support of the people living nearby.

Understanding the Tests and Ratings of Asphalt Shingles

If you’ve ever shopped around for roofing, then you’ve probably seen products listed with abbreviations such as UL or ASTM. Like most construction materials on the market, shingles undergo extensive testing before they are deemed safe for public consumption, and UL and ASTM are only two of the many organizations who perform the required tests […]

4 Common Leak Locations in the Roof

When diagnosing the root cause of roof leaks, it’s important to know that some areas of your roof are more vulnerable to damage than others. As a result, there is a higher chance leaks will develop in these areas.

Choosing Between Roof Tear-Off and Re-Roofing

Are you getting a new roofing system for your home? If you answered yes, then you’ll have to choose between two options: roof tear-off and re-roofing. How are these two different and which one is the better choice? According to our roof experts, the answer depends on the situation. Let’s take a closer look at each […]

4 Qualities of a Reliable Roofing Contractor

Your roof is a considerable investment, so you should only trust a reliable roofing contractor to install, maintain and repair it. For your next roofing project, take the time to make sure the contractor you hire has the following qualities: