Proper attic ventilation is necessary to help prevent moisture problems and heat build-up, as well as helping to reduce heating and cooling costs. The benefits of proper ventilation can include a cooler attic in the summer, a dryer attic in the winter and assistance with air movement year round.
In the summer it is...
Membrane Roofing Systems
Membrane roofing is a flat type of roofing system for buildings that can be found all over the Fox Valley area. It is used on flat or nearly flat roofs to prevent leaks and move water off the roof. Membrane roofs are most commonly made from synthetic rubber, thermoplastic (PVC or similar material),...
A Structural Problem on Your Roof
Plywood is one of the key materials when it comes to securing shingles on a roof. Good, stable plywood helps the shingles last longer and helps to ensure a safe, secure and dry home for years to come. Although plywood is strong, and sturdy, its not impervious. By the very...
Maintenance and your Flat Roof
Flat roofs are a big deal for commercial and industrial buildings in Northern Illinois, as they offer the biggest bang-for-the-buck in terms of area coverage and cost. They can be tailored to each individual roof and can even have regular foot traffic on them. It is precisely these qualities that can...