Posted on 2/20/2017 4:00 AM By iDesign
If you are in the market for a new roof, then it’s no secret that metal roofs are one of the best options on the market for homes. Many roofing companies are touting the superiority of metal roofs. However, with an industry fascination for metal roofs, it’s easy for consumers to resist the roof’s appeal due to the hype. Many may think the benefits espoused by industry professionals are simply selling points. However, you get real value when you invest in a metal roof.
Posted on 12/19/2016 4:00 AM By iDesign
Hail damage can happen quickly, and you’ll need a licensed contractor to alleviate all damages. Until you call, however, you can fix the damage yourself. That said, you’ll need to check the “damage hot spots” normally birthed from a long hail storm. Before contacting your roofing company, check out the post-storm guide below. Be safe, be careful and remedy any post-hail damage in these areas:
Posted on 12/12/2016 4:00 AM By iDesign
Severe weather during the winter months can lead to roof damage. If you are a homeowner, the last thing you want to contend with in the cold are problems with your roof. Fortunately, you can take proactive measures to reduce your chances of incurring roof damage.
Posted on 11/21/2016 4:00 AM By iDesign
If you've ever owned an older home, you've probably had to replace either the roof or the siding, if not both. The general thought process to the layman is to keep the repairs as cheap as possible while achieving the desired results, and for many people that's what has to be done. However, if exterior repairs are required, it's usually a good idea to at least consider the idea of replacing the roof and siding at the same time.
Posted on 10/24/2016 4:00 AM By iDesign
As a society, we are learning about various ways to reduce our carbon footprint, keep our homes cooler, and improve our energy efficiency. In fact, many of the ways in which we do these things using our roofs aren’t necessarily new ways. Some have been around for years. If you are considering a green roof or a cool roof, you will find that both have many benefits and both look pretty cool on your home.
Posted on 9/12/2016 4:00 AM By iDesign
Although your roof is sturdy and can withstand a lot, it’s not impervious to severe weather. Roofs that may be approaching their final years or those that are already damaged are at risk of collapsing during the winter months. Fortunately, you can improve the condition of your roof to ensure that it doesn’t collapse and threaten your family’s safety.
Posted on 6/13/2016 4:00 AM By iDesign
One of the most important components of your home is your roof. Your roof protects you and your home’s interiors from the elements. However, when your roof is in need of repairs, you are jeopardizing your home structure, the interiors, and most importantly, you are jeopardizing your family’s safety.
Posted on 5/16/2016 4:00 AM By iDesign
At Intelligent Design Corp, we find that communication is one of the most critical aspects of having a successful roofing project. In fact, project professionals estimate that communicating is 90% of all projects. By communicating your needs, you eliminate the possibility of being disappointed with your new roof or roofing repair. The following are some tips you can use to ensure that you are effective in your communications with your roofing contractor.
Posted on 5/9/2016 4:00 AM By iDesign
Your roof is one of the major factors that contribute to the security of your home. When you have a roof that needs repair, your entire home is at risk.
Before you begin the process of looking for a roofer, it’s important to consider the most important factors. At Intelligent Design, we specialize in roofing, and we want to make sure you know what factors affect whether or not your new roof will protect your home.
Posted on 1/11/2016 7:45 AM By iDesign
Ice dams are blockages caused by winter weather. Like many problems with a roof, it's best to leave the experts to handle the problem. A roofing company comes to your home and address the situation. Additionally, roofers have the ability to prevent future ice dams from forming.