If you’ve been looking around for replacement gutters, you may have come across two types of gutter profiles: K-style and half-round. In this blog, local roof and gutter contractors Wortham Bros discuss the differences between these gutter profiles.
Storm chasers are among the oldest types of roofing scams that, unfortunately, people still fall for. In this blog, Wortham Brothers Roofing shares a look at how this scam works, and how you can avoid them.
Knowing how to recognize roofing problems and having them addressed in a timely manner can help prevent major repair work. Local commercial roofing company Wortham Bros shares some of the signs that indicate your commercial roofing system is about to fail, and therefore should be serviced by your roofing contractor.
All types of roofing systems must meet or exceed insurance and building code requirements. Among these is resistance to fire, which is designated in roof fire ratings. Familiarity with it can help you choose a roofing system that makes your home safer. In this blog, Wortham Bros shares a guide to roof fire ratings.
While asphalt shingles remain the most popular roofing material today, there’s also one alternative that’s fast gaining traction–standing seam metal. Gone are the days when metal roofs are corrugated tin systems typically gracing barns and storage sheds. Now, they come with a neater and more stylish look that can match both homes and businesses. Wortham […]
Hiring a dependable roofer is a given in any roofing job. But to ensure superior workmanship that won’t allow for expensive callbacks, work with one who’s not only licensed, but credentialed, as well. Wortham Bros., the expert in roof repair emergency in the area, explains some of the reasons to choose a credentialed roofing company […]
The roofing system consists of many important components working together to keep your home safe and damage-free from weather. Unlike the shingles and gutters, some of them are not visible at all. One of these is the roof underlayment, which plays a key role in the overall stability and performance of the system. Wortham Bros., […]
When investing in a new roofing system, make sure to read the fine print in the warranty included with it. Given how the warranty adds greater protection to your investment, you’ll want to avoid doing anything that can negatively affect it. Wortham Bros., the area’s leading roof repair and replacement company, shares some of the […]
Tile is widely considered the ‘premiere’ roofing material for residential properties due to its sheer durability and its long service life, which is only surpassed by certain metals. What most homeowners don’t know is that there are two types of tile roofs to choose from: clay and concrete.
Spring is a time of rejuvenation and cleaning, and while you may be scrambling to get a head start on all of that, it’s important that you don’t forget about the roof! This structure, after all, faces the wrath of Mother Nature throughout the year so by Spring, you can expect that it’s a little […]