Category Archives: Weather damage

What Not to Use When Breaking Up an Ice Dam on Your Roof

Often we are called in the dead of winter to remedy a leaking roof.  The customer will say he did everything to remove the ice dam and just couldn’t brake it up.  Homeowner’s often use drastic measures to remove ice … Continue reading

Posted in Roofing, Seasons, Ventilation, Weather damage | Leave a comment

Is the Frankenstorm ‘Sandy’ Doing Damage to Your Roof or Siding?

The winds are blowing steady and strong in the Metro Detroit area and may cause damage to your roof and siding. Look up when leaving your home to see if shingles are lifted or missing tabs.  They may be on … Continue reading

Posted in contractors, insurance, Roofing, Seasons, Siding, Weather damage | Leave a comment

How to Tell When You Have Hail or Storm Damage

Hail may cause significant damage to your roof. It isn’t always easy to detect. The larger the hail the heavier the impact to your shingles and siding. Damage to your asphalt/fiberglass roof may resemble a fist punched into sand. This … Continue reading

Posted in Roofing, Siding, Weather damage | Leave a comment