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The Secret to Stress-Free Home Renovations

The Secret to Stress-Free Home Renovations

At Sterling Exteriors, we’ve completed countless roof repair, installation and maintenance projects in our 15 years in the business. We’ve observed that many homeowners tend to feel stress when embarking on a big home improvement project, which is why we’re committed to making the process as smooth and simple as possible.

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How to Make Your Roof More Energy-Efficient

How to Make Your Roof More Energy-Efficient

“Living roofs” are a growing trend. These roofing systems contain live shrubbery that literally grows atop the roof panels, giving the building the look of being built underneath a grassy lawn. While living roofs may not be attainable for everyone, there are easy ways to achieve better energy efficiency with your existing roof. Continue Reading

Why Commercial Flat Roofs Have Gravel on Top

Why Commercial Flat Roofs Have Gravel on Top

Commercial flat roofs are designed and engineered to give you and your business the best protection against the elements. The components of a flat roof all serve highly important functions in protecting your business and enabling it to thrive. Today’s blog post from your preferred roofing and outdoor living company, Sterling Exteriors, sheds light on the purpose… Continue Reading

5 Rookie Roofing Mistakes You Shouldn’t Commit

5 Rookie Roofing Mistakes You Shouldn’t Commit

Keeping a roof well-maintained isn’t an impossible feat, but it’s no walk in the park, either. There are certain do’s and don’ts you should observe to ensure the optimal performance of your roof. Today’s blog post from Sterling Exteriors features five rookie roofing mistakes you should avoid at all costs. Continue Reading

Proper Nailing: How It Affects Roof Performance

Proper Nailing: How It Affects Roof Performance

The type of roof you choose to install on your home will have a great affect on your roof’s performance and longevity. Wood and asphalt roofs, for example, have an average life span of 20 to 25 years, while metal roofs can last well beyond 50 years. Continue Reading

The Top 3 Roof Deck Materials For a Stable Roof Surface

The Top 3 Roof Deck Materials For a Stable Roof Surface

The sturdiness of a roof starts with the roof deck. It’s the base of the entire structure, and acts as a sort of foundation for the other roof components, such as the shingles and underlayment. While there are many types of materials used in the construction of roof decks, three stand out as the best. Continue Reading

4 Reasons Why Composite Tiles Are Great for Your Roof

4 Reasons Why Composite Tiles Are Great for Your Roof

Many homeowners would like to install tile roofing, but end up choosing other materials due to the complex installation process required for tile due to the material’s heavy weight. Enter composite tiles, which deliver the visual appeal of genuine tile roofing but without the difficult installation. In today’s post, Sterling Exteriors, a top outdoor living… Continue Reading

Choosing Green Siding for an Eco-Friendly Home

Choosing Green Siding for an Eco-Friendly Home

With sustainability becoming increasingly important for homeowners and home improvement businesses alike, there’s no shortage of products that claim to be environmentally friendly. As a socially responsible citizen and homeowner, doing your own research regarding the products you purchase greatly contributes to this environmental cause. Continue Reading