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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 […]

2021-04-07T16:16:50+00:00November 25th, 2019|Metal Roofing, Roofing Tips, Shingle Roofing|Comments Off on Some Good Roofing Questions

6 Roof Maintenance Tips

Roof maintenance is key to ensure your roof’s lifespan is extended to it’s max. Here we offer 6 easy tips to keep your roof in tip top shape.

2020-12-15T14:16:28+00:00October 29th, 2019|Roofing Tips|Comments Off on 6 Roof Maintenance Tips

Making Your Home Energy Efficient

To help save energy and money on utility bills, look to your home’s roof, siding, windows and doors. Your home’s exterior plays a big role in helping you stay cool indoors over the summer. Whether or not you have air conditioning, you’ll want to keep the cool air inside to feel more comfortable and to save […]

2020-12-15T14:18:06+00:00October 23rd, 2019|Roofing Tips|Comments Off on Making Your Home Energy Efficient

Why You Should Replace Your Roof In The Fall

With winter in Nashville just around the corner, you may be noticing some issues with your current roofing system. From missing shingles to ceiling leaks, you might just now be realizing that you need to replace that roof. But can you replace a roof in the fall or winter? This is a great question that we get […]

2020-12-15T14:16:45+00:00October 18th, 2019|Metal Roofing, Roofing Tips, Shingle Roofing|Comments Off on Why You Should Replace Your Roof In The Fall

Common Roofing Terms You Should Know

Like any technical profession, roofing has a language all its own, and that language involves words unfamiliar to most people. It’s important for homeowners to familiarize themselves with some common roofing terms if they’re considering roof repair or replacement. This way they can communicate effectively with roofing professionals and express concerns when they have them. […]

2020-12-18T17:53:40+00:00October 2nd, 2019|Metal Roofing, Roofing Tips, Shingle Roofing|Comments Off on Common Roofing Terms You Should Know