New Home Owners and Roofs – What to Know

Buying a new home can be stressful. After all, for many people it is the single largest expense of their lifetime. This means there is a lot of pressure on the shoulders of the home buyer to make sure they get it right the first time and ensure that nothing is overlooked. One place that [...]

By | August 9th, 2018|Century Roofing, Safety|Comments Off on New Home Owners and Roofs – What to Know

How To Prepare Your Roof For a Hurricane

When hurricane season rolls around, it's a good idea to make sure that your roof can hold up to all the wind and water that these storms can throw. Many roofs aren't ready for such abuse, and this is especially true for older homes. There are, however, things you can do to alleviate potential problems. [...]

By | February 27th, 2018|Century Roofing, Safety|Comments Off on How To Prepare Your Roof For a Hurricane

Should You Repair or Replace?

Making the right decision about your roof plays a major role in minimizing the long-term costs related to home improvement. Replacing your roof too soon amounts to wasting money and other resources. Likewise, repairing a roof that is beyond repair is tantamount to doing zero work. But how do you know when to repair or [...]

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Did You Know Pooling Water Can Cause Roof Damage?

Protecting the roofing system against water penetration is one of the challenges most property managers and building owners face. However, while most people think of factors that can damage their roof, only a few know that pooled water can lead to intense roof damage. What is Pooling of Water? Pooling of water refers to a [...]

By | October 22nd, 2017|Century Roofing, Roofing best Practices, Safety|Comments Off on Did You Know Pooling Water Can Cause Roof Damage?

What Storms Can Do to Your Roof

Roofs are the most vulnerable places in homes and buildings for weather damage, since they’re the topmost element of every structure. Depending on where you live, you may experience any of these five types of damage from any kind of weather: Hail The roof is particularly vulnerable to hail damage and the damage it causes [...]

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Roofing Tips for Property Owners

The cost of roof replacement is quite high and can only be compared to the cost of buying the whole building. This is the reason roof maintenance is critical. Simple maintenance and preventative steps can give your roof a long lifespan and prevent expensive replacement costs. There are lots of things you can do to [...]

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Safety Tips for DIY Home Projects

Making improvements to your beloved home by yourself is a fantastic idea. If you know what you're doing, it's an excellent way to save money and add a personal touch to your house. However, DIY home repair is the reason why several people every year have to pay a visit to the emergency room. Therefore, [...]

By | June 18th, 2017|Century Roofing, Roofing best Practices, Safety|Comments Off on Safety Tips for DIY Home Projects

Roof Safety

When it comes to safety, business owners sometimes pay less attention to their roofs than to other parts of their buildings. Because roofs aren't the usual objects of foot traffic, their potential hazards are often overlooked. Statistics on roof accidents are alarming. A 17-year study found that one-third of construction fall fatalities were roof related. [...]

By | May 10th, 2017|Roofing best Practices, Safety|Comments Off on Roof Safety