What’s a Rain Chain?

Let’s say that your home has a lot of character. You want to make sure that the character and uniqueness flows through every aspect of your home all the way out to the gutter and downspout system. You’ve looked at some materials like copper gutters but found them too...

Tips for Roof Safety

Though it’s recommended that you call an expert, you may need to climb onto your roof from time to time. Knowing proper safety recommendations before you even step foot on a ladder can help insure that you make it back down in one piece. We’ve got some standard safety...

How Do I Qualify for Green Tax Credits?

There is a lot of talk going on with roofs and green building initiatives. More roofs are seeing energy efficient, cool roof, blue roof and even fully functional green roofs being installed. These roofs greatly help the building reduce its carbon footprint and make...

Why Reroof?

Most roofers like to work with a clean slate when reroofing a house. That means they want to pull up all of the old roofing material, the old underlayment and sometimes even the old roof decking. While this the most common way to reroof a house, it is not always done....

What is a Witch Window?

If you’ve ever been in New England checking out the local architecture you might have noticed some odd sideways windows in some of the older homes. These are known as witch windows. Let’s take a look at these atypical windows including the benefits of them and why...