5 Tips for Comparing Solar Bids in California

In California, putting solar panels on your roof can be a wise move. You'll generate your own energy, which can make you independent of the grid or just substantially lower your utility bills. While useful, solar panels and expensive and certainly a long-term investment. As with other big investments in your home, it's important to [...]

By |2021-05-04T11:28:48+00:00May 4th, 2021|Categories: General|

How to File a Homeowner’s Insurance Claim for Roof Damage

Having a damaged roof and seeking insurance coverage for it is stressful. You want to get things repaired and handled right away, but there is a proper way to file a claim in order to maximize your chances of a successful application. There are certain things insurance companies want to see--and don’t want to see [...]

By |2021-04-22T12:19:17+00:00April 22nd, 2021|Categories: Roof Repair|

How to Insulate a Flat Roof from the Inside

If you already have a flat roof but want to better its insulation, you may want to know how to insulate a flat roof from inside. Afterall, it is expensive, particularly on a large commercial roof, to remove the top layer of the roof and then lay down new insulation. However, before you figure out [...]

By |2020-12-09T10:23:04+00:00December 8th, 2020|Categories: General, Roof Installation|

Can My Attic Support My Weight?

Can your attic support your weight? That depends on what you mean. If you’re talking about the floor of an attic, then it may, or may not, support the weight of a person. We’ll tell you how you can figure it out. If you’re talking about walking on the roof and therefore relying on the [...]

By |2020-11-03T19:54:44+00:00November 3rd, 2020|Categories: General|

How Much Weight Can a Flat Roof Support?

Is putting weight on your flat roof a good idea? You may want to walk on your flat roof, install HVAC equipment on it, or even turn it into a green roof with plants. Before you even step on the roof, you should know if it will support you. How much weight can your flat [...]

By |2020-10-06T20:48:38+00:00October 6th, 2020|Categories: General|

What Should I Do If My Skylight Leaks?

Skylights are a gorgeous addition to any home. There’s no replacement for natural light and a great view, and a well-placed skylight can bring you both. Still, many homeowners who expect a skylight to be nothing but a delight are surprised when they discover a leak. Unfortunately, skylight leaks are quite common. Many skylight companies [...]

By |2020-08-21T20:24:41+00:00August 21st, 2020|Categories: General|