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Eliminating Infestation: Ways to Spot Dry Rot on Your Roof

It’s the damage you can’t see spreading that’s the most dangerous for your roof. Often, creeping rot and decay start to spread from the concealed parts of your roof. And, before you know it, it’s too late to mitigate the damage. When it comes to eliminating roof dry rot infestation, its important to spot the signs of dry rot and assess your risk of rotting roof to see if there is still time for preventing dry rot damage, or if it is time for repairing dry rot roof damage if it is too late to stop. If you believe you are experiencing dry rot on your roof, talk to a professional at Stapleton Roofing right away. We can help you get the repairs you need and get your roof back in shape, but leaving dry rot alone for too long will increase the cost of damage and repairs that you will need later! Steps to Finding and Eliminating Roof Dry Rot Infestation One of the things to look out for is dry rot, an invasive and fast-spreading fungi commonly found [...]

July 23rd, 2019|

Durability and Aesthetic: AstonWood® Shingles Features

Trying to find a roof that strikes a balance between durability and visual appeal is tricky. Conventional roofing materials usually excel in one of the two, but are lackluster when it comes to the other. Luckily, thanks to advances in technology, leading manufacturers have produced a variety of roofing systems that have the right mix of qualities. AstonWood shingles for roofing are a preferred shingle from TAMKO trusted roofing products, and some of the best AstonWood shingle features include the AstonWood shingle lightweight durability, AstonWood shingle design flexibility, and the aesthetic of AstonWood shingles. If you haven't heard of metal roofing options like AstonWood shingles, or you haven't considered the benefits metal roofing could offer to your home, now is a great time to find out more information! Metal roofing is rising in popularity as both a practical and aesthetic choice in roofing. Wooden roofs, in particular, have been an enduring long-time favorite among homeowners because of their classic appeal. If you’re looking for a durable roof, however, your roofing contractor may not suggest getting a wooden roof because of [...]

July 12th, 2019|

Blisters on Flat Roofs: Why Roof Blisters Happen

As seasonal changes occur, it is important for commercial property owners to schedule roof maintenance to keep the roofing systems in good working condition. Changes in the weather may result in roof blisters. Causes of roofing blisters may vary, and for Arizona residents with flat roofs and annual storms, knowing how to fix blisters, ways for preventing roof blisters on flat roofing, and why roof blisters happen is an important part of regular roof maintenance that keeps their homes protected in this harsh climate. They may not require immediate attention, but failing to address the problem of roof blisters could damage the membrane and expose the underlying substrate to moisture. Don't ever leave obvious roof damage unaddressed, as the longer flaws such as blisters rest without being fixed, the more difficult and costly it may be to fix your roof and other problems that arise in the meantime once you take the time to repair your roof. In the worst case scenario, you may even experience roof failure. If you've ever wondered why roof blisters happen, Stapleton Roofing's team [...]

June 19th, 2019|

3 Factors Affecting the Final Price of a Roof Replacement

Investing in a new roof is a great way to enhance your home’s curb appeal and boost its functionality. This endeavor, however, does not have a fixed price tag. Note that there are multiple factors that drive roofing costs, which means yours could be different from a neighbor tackling the same project. When looking at a roof replacement final price, knowing the roof replacement cost factors such as roof service engineering requirements, roofing service code requirements, and roofing expenses of lifestyle choices for your home, can help you determine what you should be paying. When you are talking to a roofing contractor and looking to get a replacement, they should be clear about the cost of replacement up-front. They should also provide any insight need into what factors into the cost of the roof replacement. 3 Major Roof Replacement Cost Factors The roofing service code requirements, roof service engineering requirements, and any roofing expenses of lifestyle choices you've made for your home will effect the roof replacement final price most prominently. Stapleton Roofing has handled roof replacements for residents throughout [...]

June 15th, 2019|

4 Possible Reasons Your Asphalt Roof Is Losing Its Granules

Roofing granules are an essential component of the roof. Aside from aesthetic purposes, the asphalt roofing granules also function to protect your shingles’ integrity from the elements, especially from ultraviolet (UV) radiation. There are some instances when your roofing could start losing its granules, but, before you call the local roofing companies for help, it’s best you narrow down the possible reasons for it. Some common causes for the asphalt roofing granules loosening could be some new roof granule loss, hail damage to roofs, an aging roof losing granules steadily, or roof installation defects from the roofers who did the roof. Here's how you can determine if one of these causes applies to your roof. If you are in doubt, have an experienced roofer inspect your roof to take a look at its condition and see if there are any major flaws or damage that could lead to costly issues or repairs on your asphalt roof. A good roofer will know what to look for and can spot signs of roof problems you might never have seen on your own. [...]

May 15th, 2019|
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