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 […]
Building a brand new roof is exciting, but the process itself is widely considered the most difficult and time-consuming of all home improvement projects. The process is pretty straightforward, but there’s a lot to consider and plan.
At Wortham Bros, Inc., we are one of the few roofing contractors in the Dallas and Fort Worth area that offers top-quality asphalt shingles from GAF®. But what makes our asphalt shingles different from the rest? In this post, we share the key features of our shingle system and how each part protects your home.
The last thing a homeowner wants to see is their asphalt shingles starting to curl. They may seem like a superficial problem, but they are not a good sign and are indicative of the health of your roof. Wortham Bros., Inc., your roof repair experts, shares what causes asphalt shingles to start curling.
Concrete tile roofs are among the most resilient and durable of all roofing options, which is why it’s a popular choice among homeowners and commercial property owners alike. It’s sheer durability and resilience, however, doesn’t mean it’s immune to damage and these still require regular care, maintenance, and hail damage repair.
Commercial roofs are widely considered more resilient than their residential counterparts. This natural resilience, however, comes with a price: it’s difficult to tell if the commercial roof is suffering from superficial damage or requires professional attention. The price for a roof repair varies on the kind of damage the roof is experiencing, which is why […]
Strong wind can damage your home even if it’s not carrying hail or debris, and represent arguably the most common weather-related damage to the roof. Despite its ubiquity, wind damage is also one of the most misunderstood and there are many misconceptions that surround it.
When it comes to the topic of your roof, you’ve likely heard your roofer talk about roofing ventilation. For those who are unaware, a roof’s ventilation is vital if a homeowner wants their roofing system to last for as long as possible. But how exactly does a roof ventilation work?
Whenever your roof is damaged by a storm or strong winds, your first instinct is to see if a wind damage repair expert can do a patch job on your roof. However, there are times when repairs won’t be able to bring your roof back to its condition prior to being damaged by the storm. […]