How to Prepare for a Successful Spring While the winters in North Carolina are relatively mild, understanding the potential issues with your roof will help prepare for a successful spring. In fact, there is a lot that can go wrong with your roof over the winter months, and it is never ideal to have a […]
12 Ways to Keep Your Roof in Top Shape We are all familiar with the Twelve Days of Christmas. Well, we’ve chalked up the Twelve Tips for Longer Roof Life. At TruBlue Roofing and Remodeling, we know that you can do many things to ensure that your shingles last as long as possible. Here are
To Reroof, or Not to Reroof. That’s the Question. The Shady Practice of Reroofing Reroofing is when a roofing company hammers new shingles over old shingles. Is it legal? Yes, but is it best practice? Absolutely not. TruBlue Roofing and Remodeling never re-roofs. Any roof we install brand new is absolutely brand new down to
Summer Roofing Issues: Humidity Damage Protecting Your Roof from Summer Humidity North Carolina is the home of humidity. You can feel it on any summer day when you step outside from your air-conditioned home. It’s like you slipped on a warm wet suit of heat. Imagine how this heavy, heated, coat of moisture affects your
Nesting and Roof Damage How to Protect Your Roof from Bird Infestations Spring is in the air, and it’s the ideal time for birds and other animals to make nests for their young. The animals that cause a problem with your home are most likely the ones who take up residence in the crevices. Birds
Summer Roofing Issues: Blistered Shingles What causes roof shingles to blister? In this series, we’re covering things that can go wrong with your roof in the summer. This article covers blistered shingles. What are they? How do they shorten your roof’s life? What can you do about blistered shingles? We’ll answer all of these questions
Thunderstorm Season Has Arrived: Avoiding Storm Chasers After the Storm Beware of the Storm Chasers Spring and summer are prime times for thunderstorms and even tornadoes. A thunderstorm with enough wind can do major damage to your roof, and that means you’ll be paying an expensive bill for roof repairs and possibly for roof replacement.
Ohhh….Hail…NO! What to Do When Hail Damages Your Roof One of the most damaging storm forces to a roof is hail. Whether golfball-size or baseball-size, it’s all destructive to roofs, even new ones. Being proactive is crucial in protecting your home’s most valuable feature. A home’s roof should last on average 30 years; however, when
Just when you think It will never happen to me… It does. Raleigh is noted for its stately oak trees, but when they fall it can cause massive damage to homes and cars. This article offers things to consider after a tree damages your roof and before you hire a roofer.
8 Things To Secure Your Home After A Hurricane Torrential downpours, gale-force winds, storm surges, and flooding along the coastline – Hurricane season in North Carolina can be damaging on both a physical and emotional front. From frantically prepping before the storm to inspecting your home after the threat has moved up the coast,