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The Upside of Metal Roofing

The Upside of Metal Roofing

If you’ve been scouting for the best roofing material for your home, then it’s time to take a look at metal. In today’s post, we debunk common myths surrounding metal roofs and point out the many advantages this material offers to both residential and commercial roofing systems. Continue Reading

Flat Roof Damage in Summertime

Flat Roof Damage in Summertime

Flat roofs have plenty of advantages, but are also prone to leaks. This can be a particular concern in the summer, which brings occasional torrential downpours  along with extreme heat that poses a threat to flat roofs. Whether you have a  flat commercial or residential roofing system, there are some things you need to know… Continue Reading

How to Replace Your Old Roof Without Breaking the Bank

How to Replace Your Old Roof Without Breaking the Bank

Roof replacement is a big investment, but there are ways to make it more affordable without compromising quality. This article will help you successfully replace your roof without breaking the bank. Here are a few tips from MASCON, INC. to replace your roof on a budget: Continue Reading

Saltbox Roof: Pros and Cons

Saltbox Roof: Pros and Cons

The saltbox roof is a residential roofing style that became popular during the Colonial era featuring a distinct shape that is still used in residential construction today. Read on as Mascon, Inc. shares an in-depth look at this traditional roofing style. Continue Reading

Spring Cleaning and Roofs: 6 Things to Do

Spring Cleaning and Roofs: 6 Things to Do

Sprig is here, which means it’s time for spring cleaning! While making your spring cleaning to-do list, don’t forget your roof. In today’s post, In today’s post, Mascon, Inc., your trusted roofing contractor, shares six things you need to do when cleaning your roof this spring: Continue Reading

Re-Roofing: The Good and the Bad

Re-Roofing: The Good and the Bad

If your roof has sustained serious damage or is at the end of its lifespan, you typically have two options: re-roofing or full roof replacement. Both can revitalize the beauty and performance of your roofing system. Re-roofing is generally the more affordable option, as it involves applying a new layer of asphalt shingles above the… Continue Reading

3 Questions You Should Always Ask Your Roofing Contractor

3 Questions You Should Always Ask Your Roofing Contractor

The success of your roofing project — whether it’s repair work or roof replacement — ultimately depends on the skill of your roofing contractor. It’s wise to be a bit wary about the contractor you hire; the roof, after all, is far from the most affordable structure to replace or repair, so don’t be afraid… Continue Reading

What Causes Thermal Splitting in Asphalt Shingles?

What Causes Thermal Splitting in Asphalt Shingles?

Asphalt shingles are the ubiquitous residential roofing choice for the majority of homeowners across the country, and this popularity means that the problems and issues that plague roofing shingles in general and asphalt shingles in particular are well-documented. Thermal splitting is one such problem, and while it is somewhat uncommon, it’s still something all homeowners… Continue Reading