The wind has the potential to cause roof damage. It often happens in conjunction with other inclement weather conditions like rainfall and hailstorms. Add to that the speed with which it moves, and it can be devastating enough to lift up and even tear shingles off their attachments. Strong winds can also pick up debris, […]
Roofing issues must be addressed via repairs first before deciding on a replacement. While that is the ideal action to take, there comes a time when even the simplest fixes can place you at a disadvantage. Wortham Bros Inc., one of the top roofing companies in the area, shares insight on why replacement is the more practical […]
The soffit might not be as visible as the asphalt shingles, gutters and flashings, but it plays a vital role in the health and performance of your roofing system. In this blog, the expert local roofers of Wortham Bros Inc. discuss everything you need to know about this integral roof component.
Asphalt shingles continue to be the most popular roofing material option for several reasons. They are affordable and much more durable than other regular roof shingles on the market. They also come in a wide array of colors and textures that can easily match the exterior of any home. Unbeknownst to many, there are different types […]
Despite the popularity of metal as a roofing material for residential applications, it continues to be surrounded by misconceptions. Arguably the most notable is the notion that it attracts lightning. The belief that there’s a chance of lightning discharging to a structure stems from the fact that metal is a highly conductive material.