How to fix the most common problems with shingle roofs

Ask a roofing contractor how to fix most of the common shingle roof problems, and he’ll likely answer “New roof.” Sounds like the joke about how to cure a sick race horse, doesn’t it? (“Shoot horse”) Asphalt-based roofing wears out...

How To Straighten An Uneven Roof

For anyone with an experienced builder’s eye, a crooked ridge or uneven, sagging roof stands out like a sore thumb. Not everyone has that seemingly magical ability to determine if a roof is straight and even merely by looking at it.  The average do-it-yourself type...