Your roof is made of trusses and joists or a frame with empty spaces in between. Similar to a floor, roof decking is a flat surface attached to the framing. It offers an additional layer of protection between the roof and your home. Weatherproofing materials are also secured to this part of your roof, such […]
Metal is one of today’s most sustainable roofing options for residential and commercial structures. It can last for more than 50 years when properly installed and maintained. Another reason it’s so popular is its wide selection of colors.
Getting a new roof can be one of the best things you’ll ever do for your home. However, keep in mind that major projects like this require proper planning. With the guidance of a skilled roofer, a roof replacement project doesn’t need to be overwhelming.
Concrete tiles offer a wider color selection than traditional clay tile roofing, which allows more flexible exterior color choices. The local roofers at Wortham Bros share tips on choosing colors for a new concrete tile roof.
Sloped roof edges always overshoot the top of the exterior walls, resulting in an overhang covered by soffits. In today’s post, Wortham Brothers Roofing shares a look at what soffits do, and how roofs benefit from them.
The number of homes with metal roofing is rapidly increasing, thanks to its various advantages. In this post, local roofing company Wortham Bros shares quick facts about metal roofing.
One of the responsibilities of a homeowner is knowing what to do during emergencies, such as when faced with unexpected roof repair. In this blog, local roofer Wortham Bros discuss how you should handle a roofing emergency.
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.
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 […]