Tips on Preventing Ice Dams in Roofs and Gutters of Salem, MA Homes

As winter approaches, many people prepare their Salem, MA homes to battle the onslaught of snow and ice. One of the most important places in the home that should be protected is the roof, and a critical preparation that needs to be done is the prevention of ice dams. Ice dams have to be avoided …


Window Installation in Salem, MA – Towards Better Energy Efficiency

“New is Always Better”, so says Barney Stinson, Neil Patrick Harris’ character in the sitcom “How I Met Your Mother”; and this little nugget of wisdom is certainly true in many cases involving home windows. Karen Beuerlein writes about the need for replacement windows in an article for Houselogic: If your windows are more than …


Energy-efficient and Highly Durable Rubber Roofing in Danvers, MA

Some houses with low-sloped roofs may need a different approach as far as protective solutions go. As noted by the Chicago Tribune’s Mike McClintock: Covering low-slope and flat roofs used to be one of stinkiest procedures in all of construction. That’s stinkiest literally, as in steaming buckets of hot tar with an odor something between …


Peabody, MA Roofing During Winter: Looking Beyond Snow on the Roof

A snowy roof may look charming, but it also puts many things into perspective: the amount of snowfall, the quality of roof insulation, the pitch of the roof, etc. As most Peabody, MA roofing contractors would tell you, however, you’ve got a disaster waiting to happen the longer snow stays on your roof. Based on …


A Trusted Roofer in Salem Discusses Down payments, Licenses, & Permits

Steven Schroeder and Tobi Penberthy of Granite City, Illinois paid a hefty sum for their home’s roof and gutter replacement. Unfortunately, they soon realized they’d paid in full for only half the job. While the gutters looked fine, the couple wanted to widen them to allow more runoff to flow to the ground. The roofer …