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Eight Helpful Tips for Hail Damage

TIP#1: Do not sign any contractor’s paper before getting a detailed quote. Avoid contractors who try to convince you to sign a paper before they give you an estimate. They do this so they can go directly to your insurance company without giving you a written …

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How does hail damage my shingles?

A big hail storm hit south west of Dayton, OH on May 25, 2011. Centerville, Bellbrook and Kettering suffered considerable damage from the storm. Many homeowners have asked what hail does to damage their shingles. Let’s start with how a shingle is made. A shingle …

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Do my shingles have hail damage?

Since the big hail storm in Bellbrook and Kettering, many homeowners have asked how they can tell if their shingles have hail damage.  Here is a helpful guideline for a do-it-yourself inspection.

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Hail Damage!! What should I do?

Recent storms have damaged many roofs in the area. When this happens we get a lot of questions from homeowners about the severity of a hail storm and what it can do to their home. Large hail damages shingles, which cause leaks into the attic, …

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Got basement leaks??? Look at your gutters!

With the recent heavy rains we have had many calls about gutters overflowing. Gutters that have small blockage can usually handle typical rains, but the constant heavy rains have caused debris to be lodged in the downspouts creating gutter overflow. This spillage usually falls to …

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Winter can cause unseen damage to your roof.

Winter and early spring are particularly tough on roofs. Temperatures swing from below to above freezing causing shingles to expand and contract. This movement puts high stress on both the fasteners and the adhesive strips of the shingles. The adhesive strip is put on by …

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Impressive product helps prevent ice dams.

Flo-Free Gutter Protection not only keeps you from cleaning your gutters ever again, but reduces the potential for ice dams. The issue of ice damming comes up around this time every year. Ice damming is caused when the warm air in your attic starts melting …

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