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Why Do Asphalt Shingles Blister?

Why Do Asphalt Shingles Blister?

Because your roof is a valuable investment, it is important to understand the roofing issues that may occur over time so you can address them properly. In this post, trusted roofing and siding contractor Sterling Exteriors sheds light on blistering, a common problem with asphalt shingles. Continue Reading

What Does Your Roofing Warranty Cover?

What Does Your Roofing Warranty Cover?

A warranty gives you peace of mind that the product you purchased is high quality and that the manufacturer stands behind it. Roofing warranties typically cover materials, while some also cover the installation work. In this post, the expert roofers at Sterling Exteriors discuss what typically goes into a good roofing warranty. Continue Reading

Roof Age: Signs You Need a New Roof

Roof Age: Signs You Need a New Roof

It’s easy to track how old your roof is if you’re the original owner of the house, but if you bought a home and the owner wasn’t forthcoming about when the roof was last replaced, or you simply forgot to ask, there are signs you can look for that can give you a good idea.… Continue Reading

5 Lies Bad Roofers Tell Their Customers

5 Lies Bad Roofers Tell Their Customers

Replacing a roof is extremely stressful and trying to vet a roof repair company to do the job can be overwhelming. While there are many reputable roofing companies you can trust the job to, there are also roofers who are willing to lie just to take your money. To help protect you, we share the biggest lies… Continue Reading

4 Common Soffit Issues You Should Keep an Eye Out For

4 Common Soffit Issues You Should Keep an Eye Out For

Soffits are one of the most prominent parts of your home. They not only complete the overall look of your home by covering your eaves but they also provide your attic with passive ventilation, allowing it to breathe and keep your roof in good condition for a long time. However, like most parts of a… Continue Reading

Does Roof Granule Loss Mean You Should Get a New Roof?

Does Roof Granule Loss Mean You Should Get a New Roof?

Asphalt shingles are popular materials found in many residential roofing systems. They’re easy to install and can be used in different home styles, making them an economical product for many homeowners. A professionally installed shingle roofing system can also effectively protect your home throughout its expected lifespan. But this is only possible with proper care and maintenance… Continue Reading

How Does Proper Ventilation Keep Your Roof in Good Shape?

How Does Proper Ventilation Keep Your Roof in Good Shape?

Summer days can get hot and unbearable at times. But with a good roof, you should stay cool and comfortable inside especially if it has adequate ventilation. Any well-built roof will have a proper ventilation system after all, as it helps it stay in good condition. It also helps improve your home’s energy efficiency and… Continue Reading

Roof Repairs Aren’t Always the Best Solution

Roof Repairs Aren’t Always the Best Solution

Whenever you get your roofing system inspected, there may be some issues discovered such as water leaks or other damage. Depending on the level of damage, patching that part of the roof is usually enough to put it back into shape. But if multiple leaks are found and you’re frequently spending for repairs, it may only cost… Continue Reading

The Worst Types of Roof Debris and How to Deal With Them

The Worst Types of Roof Debris and How to Deal With Them

Roof debris is more than just an eyesore when seen from the curb; it can also inflict damage in many different ways. Some accumulate on the surface and slowly weaken the whole structure, while others create a big impact strong enough to leave dents, punctures or dents before falling off. If not dealt with properly,… Continue Reading