Category: Roofing

  • How To Handle Storm Damage

    How To Handle Storm Damage

    That sudden thunderstorm may be a welcome relief from summer’s heat and humidity, but for the unprepared home, heavy rains can spell disaster. Loose roof shingles are easy targets for strong wind, likewise, siding that has blown off due to wind or clogged gutters facilitates […]

  • Cedar Roofs

    Cedar Roofs

    Naturally beautiful, little else lends character to a home than wood. While a cedar roof is a pricier choice over more standard roofing materials, it offers greater durability and energy efficiency. Owners of higher-end homes or historic homes are more apt to choose cedar over […]

  • Preventing Algae Growth

    Preventing Algae Growth

    Have a roof that’s not past its prime, but wondering why it looks so dirty? The problem could be blue-green algae. Algae growth on roofs is a problem across the country and in Canada as well. Wooded properties abundant in trees create perhaps the greatest […]

  • Shingle Roofs Vs. Metal Roofs

    Shingle Roofs Vs. Metal Roofs

    An old roof can seriously impact your home’s resale value and curb appeal. It can also cost you money by requiring frequent repairs or causing expensive water damage. The best thing you can do in this case is to start exploring your options for a […]

  • CertainTeed Lawsuits

    CertainTeed Lawsuits

    Innovations in construction materials do not always hold up to the test of time. Such was the case in 1987 when CertainTeed introduced its Horizon organic roofing shingles. The composition of the shingles made them vulnerable to thermal blistering and became the subject of a […]

  • Roof Replacement

    Roof Replacement

    Wondering if it’s time for a roof replacement? There are many signs that signal you need to install a new roof. For instance, if your roof is old and has extensive damage, it’s often better to upgrade it. It’s recommended that you schedule a professional […]

  • Comparing Roofing Materials

    Comparing Roofing Materials

    When it comes to roofing material, asphalt shingles continue to lead the pack. A greater understanding of ventilation practices has led to a lifespan of 50 years for a properly installed roof. This, coupled with its ease of installation and affordability, makes it the number […]

  • Spring Home Maintenance

    Spring Home Maintenance

    Review, refresh, repair! Springtime offers that perfect opportunity to reassess everyday home maintenance and plan ahead for future projects. A home’s exterior can take a beating in the winter. Some damage may be obvious: Missing siding or roof shingles, the result of harsh weather, offer […]

  • Types of Roofing

    Types of Roofing

    Roofing Delaware: Exploring Your Options According to the Solar Energy Industry Association, more than 5 million new roofs are installed each year in the United States. With such a high demand, it’s essential to understand the different types of roofing materials available and choose the […]

  • G. Fedale Introduces Solar Shingles To Its Roofing Services

    G. Fedale Introduces Solar Shingles To Its Roofing Services

    Homeowners seeking alternative energy sources need look no further than G. Fedale Roofing and Siding. As experts in our industry, we continuously strive to introduce our customers to innovative products and services. To this end, we are proud to now offer solar shingle installation to […]

  • What Options Are There for Financing a Roof?

    What Options Are There for Financing a Roof?

    Do you need a roof repair or replacement but are worried about the cost? Your roof is one of the most important parts of your home, and this means repairing or replacing it when needed is a priority. Roof Advisor recommends replacing asphalt shingle roofs […]

  • Why You Should Improve Your Curb Appeal

    Why You Should Improve Your Curb Appeal

    Good curb appeal can give prospective home buyers a more positive first impression of your home when they are looking to make a house a home. By making a small effort towards improving your front yard and other outside features of your property, you can […]