Roofing

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Can Reflective Roof Paint Save You Money?

The more heat you keep out, the less you have to cool.

Gambrel Roof Pros and Cons

They increase interior space but they can be hard to repair.

How Much Do Standing Seam Metal Roofs Cost?

They're expensive up front but they outlast other materials.

Ranking Roofing Materials

It's a huge investment, so weigh the pros and cons.

How to Protect Your Roof in Winter

Protect your wallet by winterizing your roof.

Best Roofing Materials for Rainwater Harvesting

Let the saving pour in with proper collection techniques.

Should You Use Metal for a Gable Roof?

Metal roofing is pricey but resilient.

Gable vs Hip Roof

They're both popular styles.

4 Unexpected House Problems Caused by Rain

Rain is a necessity of life, but too much of a good thing can cause unexpected problems to your home.

Attic/Roof Ventilation - Installing a Ridge Vent

Considering a ridge vent? Here's why they're useful and how to install one.

How to Install Step Flashing with a Shingled Roof

Get the process well underway by taking these "steps."

How to Install Foam Roofing

Foam roofing, is one of the most economical of roofing systems.

How to Shingle a Valley Roof

A roof valley offers unique challenges with shingling.

Nail per Shingle: How Many to Use

When reshingling a roof, use shingle nails.

5 Ways a Hipped Roof Dormer Can Add Space to Your Home

An extra window can bring light into usable attic space.

Building Recessed Roof Dormers

Roof dormers light up the interior and add living space.

How to Repaint Aluminum Gutters

At some point, you may need to repaint your aluminum gutters.

4 Flat Roof Solutions

Flat roofs offer pros and cons.

How to Attach a Leaf Guard to a Downspout

Collect troublesome leaves before they become a problem.

What is a Butterfly Roof?

A butterfly roof is house roof design that is built by joining two roofs.

Different Types of Gutter Guards Explained

Gutter guards prevent the accumulation of blockage.