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5 Things to Ask When Getting Roofing Quotes

If you’re considering new roof installation for your home, there is a lot to think about, such as understanding your roofing quote. Many homeowners are interested in the total cost of their new roof, but there are other aspects of your roofing estimate that you should fully understand, like the price of materials, inspection

2021-01-07T15:52:18+00:00December 14th, 2020|Roofing Costs, Roofing Tips|Comments Off on 5 Things to Ask When Getting Roofing Quotes

What Is Considered Storm Damage to a Roof?

As a Middle Tennessee roofing company, we are no stranger to seasonal storms. From spring tornadoes to the occasional winter ice storm, we see it all. Storm damage can significantly affect the structure of your roof, and most importantly, the individuals underneath it. That’s why we’re always ready to help take care of your roof

2020-12-19T16:36:19+00:00November 9th, 2020|Roofing Tips|Comments Off on What Is Considered Storm Damage to a Roof?

4 Benefits of Roof Ventilation

Installing an excellent roofing system involves much more than laying shingles. It also requires proper roof ventilation, which is crucial for keeping roofs in tip-top shape for as long as possible. Roof ventilation allows fresh air to enter the home while sending moist, hot air out. This air circulation cycle prevents internal and external

2020-12-19T17:55:44+00:00October 5th, 2020|Roofing Tips|Comments Off on 4 Benefits of Roof Ventilation

Is Condensation a Threat to My Roof?

Roof condensation can be a major issue for any Middle Tennessee homeowner, especially as temperatures drop during the colder months. The clashing of warm indoor heat and cold outside air causes excess moisture to form. Whether due to internal or external moisture, roof condensation can lead to structural roof damage, mold and mildew growth, rotting,

2020-12-19T18:07:43+00:00September 11th, 2020|Roofing Tips|Comments Off on Is Condensation a Threat to My Roof?

Will Homeowners Insurance Cover A New Roof?

Whether your roof has recently suffered from storm damage, a fire, or any other unexpected act of nature, you’re probably wondering if your home insurance policy will cover the cost of a new roof. The good news is that most policies will help you out if your home has been affected by an event outside

2020-12-19T17:07:03+00:00June 16th, 2020|Roofing Tips|Comments Off on Will Homeowners Insurance Cover A New Roof?

Roofing Problems That Require a Contractor

5 Most Common Roofing Problems to Leave to the ProsYour roof is one of the most important parts of your home to maintain. It protects you and your family, keeps your valuables safe, and shields your home from storms and other environmental elements. As a homeowner, Five Points Roofing Company recommends that you prioritize regular

2020-12-19T18:41:52+00:00April 20th, 2020|Roofing Tips|Comments Off on Roofing Problems That Require a Contractor

Most Common Places For Roof Leaks

Roof leaks are a common annoyance for homeowners. As soon as you see the signs of one (like discolored or damp walls and ceilings), the first step to take is to try to find the source of the leak. If it turns out to be something easy to fix, you can sometimes tackle the repair […]

2020-12-08T17:37:13+00:00December 8th, 2019|Metal Roofing, Roofing Tips, Shingle Roofing|Comments Off on Most Common Places For Roof Leaks

What Is Flashing And Why Is It Important?

Your roof is one of the first barriers of defense against the elements when it comes to your home or business.  Flashing is an essential part of your roof system. When installed correctly, it is essential in preventing water intrusion at various locations on your roof. What is flashing? The protective seal that prevents water intrusion […]

2020-12-08T17:30:10+00:00December 3rd, 2019|Metal Roofing, Roofing Tips, Shingle Roofing|Comments Off on What Is Flashing And Why Is It Important?

Some Good Roofing Questions

We get asked questions by curious homeowners all the time. Should I go with a different contractor for a significantly lower price?  Can I save money by buying my own materials?  Should I try to repair the roof on my own? With any investment, such as your home, you really should weigh your options before […]

2020-12-24T16:56:06+00:00November 25th, 2019|Metal Roofing, Roofing Tips, Shingle Roofing|Comments Off on Some Good Roofing Questions