Pros and Cons of Different Austin Roofing Materials

Is it time to replace your roof? If so, its important that you learn about the different Austin roofing materials available and the pros and cons of each so you can choose the one that is right for your home or office. Heres a look at the benefits and setbacks of each of the most popular roofing materials Asphalt Shingles …

Gutter Maintenance Tips From An Austin Roofer

Homeowners often overlook their gutters, not giving this vital part of the roofing system the attention it deserves. But, its important that you take the time to make sure your gutters are properly maintained, otherwise you could be dealing with flooding, water damage, and soil erosion around the home. What do you need to do to ensure water is flowing …

How to Make Your Austin Roof More Energy Efficient

Have you ever wondered why your monthly electric bill is so high? The answer could be right in front (or in this case, above) youyour roof! About 25% of the heat you lose during the winter and the heat you gain during the summer passes through the roof. When heat transfers in and out of the home, your heating and …

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7 Ways to Tell If You Need a New Roof

If you are  a homeowner, youve probably heard many times that the foundation is the most important structural aspect of your home. That is true; however, overlooking the roof that covers your home can have devastating consequences. You probably briefly glance at your roof every time you park in your driveway… but are you really sure of whats going on …

Why Hire a Shingle Master Company?

When you have questions, besides Google, who do you turn to? A roofing expert. And thats why were here. We have a commitment to professionalism and a dedication to quality that few have. We know roofs and we stay up to date in the latest developments, working hard to deliver the absolute best to our customers. Here at Transition Roofing …

Repairing Tar and Gravel Roofs

Tar and gravel roofs Also known as “hot mops”, or “built up roofs” are extremely durable roofs, but like any roof, they can suffer from wear and tear over time. So what are some signs your built up roof ? Before discussing the signs, it might help to understand how such a roof works. Built on layers of tar and …

Common Problems for Old Roofs in Austin

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Some of the worst problems you will ever have with your home are  roof repair. These problems can be a pain to deal with, and can be very expensive at times. You will find that roof problems are very common, especially in Austin Tx , and you need to be aware of this if your roof is old. Most of …

Insurance and roof replacement

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If you are a homeowner and have considered having your roof repaired by Austin roofing companies, or even replaced, the only way you can know if your insurance will cover the work is to examine your Homeowners Insurance Policy carefully. You should read the documents carefully in order to see the type of roof damage and the costs that the …

4 easy Steps to a new roof

The roof is one of the most important components of your home, as it helps keep you dry and protects you from the elements. And with this in mind, it’s easy to see that even the sturdiest of roofs are going to need replaced eventually. It is best that you hire a professional roofing company to handle replacing your roof. …

What Are Asphalt Shingles?

At this time, asphalt shingles are one of the most common types of roofing material for many different reasons. They are budget friendly, because most shingles themselves  are only about $0.80 per square foot. Some factors that will determine how much this type of roofing material costs are: the geographical location, the height of the building they are used on, …