If this is your first time taking on a roof replacement project, there are certain things that you should know and expect before you begin looking into roofing options. Bright Side Exteriors looks into some of the important things you should expect when having your roof replaced.
In the winter, the roof usually bears the brunt of the cold weather. The harsh elements can cause new problems and aggravate old ones. As a responsible homeowner, you can help it brave the rigors of winter while keeping your indoor spaces dry, comfortable and intact.
Fascia boards and soffits do more than just put finishing touches on the roof. They’re actually as functional as they’re fashionable, contributing to the structural integrity of the roofing system.
Moisture is water in the air (in vapor form). Most of the things that you normally do, from breathing to cooking, produce it. Any break in your home’s protection against the weather lets in the elements, including rainwater and snow, which will increase the level of moisture in affected areas. The lack of moisture doesn’t make your home any better or healthier, but too much of it is bad news… Continue Reading
By home improvement standards, total roof installation isn’t disruptive. It can be completed in a few days to a week and generally doesn’t bring chaos to indoor living spaces. Nevertheless, its success lies in ample preparation. Without readying your home ahead of the project, it can become unnecessarily more stressful.