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What Can Affect The Cost of Your New Gutters?

What Can Affect The Cost of Your New Gutters?

The better and longer-lasting solution to old and failing gutters is a replacement. But this home upgrade, while seemingly straightforward, will still put a dent in your budget. The amount you’ll need to spend, however, will depend on a number of important factors. The premier roof inspection and maintenance expert, MASCON Inc. shares what can influence the final… Continue Reading

Top 4 Advantages of Modified Bitumen Roofing

Top 4 Advantages of Modified Bitumen Roofing

There are many types of commercial roofing systems available today–but one option that remains a favorite among property managers is modified bitumen. The hype is not unearned; modified bitumen roofing offers many distinct advantages that make them a worthy investment every time. The trusted commercial and residential roofing contractor in the area, MASCON INC. shares some of… Continue Reading

Commercial Roof Management Strategy: Basic Considerations

Commercial Roof Management Strategy: Basic Considerations

Commercial roofing has features and characteristics that are unique from residential roofing. That is why a commercial roof management strategy looks different and more complex. It’s highly recommended to work with a roofing contractor so that you can ensure excellent care for your roof system. Continue Reading

How Can Roof Pitch Affect Roof Replacement Cost?

How Can Roof Pitch Affect Roof Replacement Cost?

Different factors can affect the cost of roof replacement and one of these is the type of roof structure — particularly the steepness or slope. A roof with a pitch of 8/12 or less is usually referred to as a “low-slope roof” because its slope isn’t too steep that you could safely walk on it.… Continue Reading

What Are Soffits and Fascia?

What Are Soffits and Fascia?

While there are many homeowners who are familiar with the basics of residential and commercial roofing systems, their parts and their functions, there are still many who remain unfamiliar with soffits and fascia. Despite being not widely known, these two are very important components of any roof. Any problem with the soffit and the fascia can easily… Continue Reading

The Best Low-Slope Roof Options for Commercial Use

The Best Low-Slope Roof Options for Commercial Use

At its core, the goal of any commercial and residential roofing system is simple: protect a building and its contents against the elements. While this is a simplistic way of stating the purpose of the roof, the actual details of how it does this job are actually quite complex. In fact, when it comes to flat and… Continue Reading

Storm Damage to Roof: Important Steps Should You Take

Storm Damage to Roof: Important Steps Should You Take

Your roof is a critical barrier of your home against harmful elements. A well-designed and efficient roofing system should be able to withstand torrential downpours, strong winds and sharp-hitting hail and minimize needed repairs in the future. But what happens if your roof sustains damage from a storm? In this article, a roof replacement contractor shares the… Continue Reading

What Causes Galvanic Corrosion on Metal Roofs?

What Causes Galvanic Corrosion on Metal Roofs?

Metal is arguably one of the most popular materials for roofing — all thanks to its inherent strength, durability and incredibly long lifespan. However, there are circumstances under which corrosion can become a real issue. Fortunately, having basic knowledge and understanding of the common causes of galvanic corrosion can be really helpful and help mitigate costly problems… Continue Reading

Debunking 3 Common Roof Repair Myths

Debunking 3 Common Roof Repair Myths

It is crucial to perform roof repairs to keep your roof in tip-top shape. Unfortunately, there are quite a few misconceptions about the home improvement task that, if left unaddressed, can cost homeowners a pretty penny. In this article, commercial roofing company Mascon, Inc. shares some of the most common roof repair myths and reveals the truth behind… Continue Reading

How to Extend the Service Life of a Roof

How to Extend the Service Life of a Roof

All roofing materials have an estimated lifespan — ranging from around 25 years for standard asphalt shingles to 100 years for slate roofing. However, not all roofs will actually last as long as projected, no thanks to weather damage and maintenance neglect over the years. In this article, roofing contractor Mason, Inc. shares a few ways to… Continue Reading