Categories for Roof Leak Repair

A Leaking Skylight is Dangerous!

August 1, 2016 7:06 am Published by

Skylights are a wonderful addition to any home. They provide tons of natural sunlight on bright days, which saves on electric bills, creates a cozy environment in your home, and also adds tremendous resale value if and when you try to sell your house. The only downside of skylights is their tendency to leak after heavy rain storms. A leaking skylight will cause major damage to both your roof (mold under the shingles) and to the interior of your house. Thankfully, there are preventative measures you can take to ensure your skylight stays waterproof. What causes a leaking skylight? The... View Article

What to Consider Before Replacing Your Tile Roofing in Gilbert, AZ

March 1, 2016 4:02 am Published by

Tile roofing in Gilbert, AZ is one of the easiest roofing solutions to maintain. It can be repaired or replaced in sections, which means you can keep costs low throughout the entire lifespan of the roof. Additionally, tile roofing can actually increase the overall value of your home thanks to its durability, regardless of heavy rain or hot sun. Unfortunately, like all types of roofing, tile roofing may need to be replaced at some point. When you consider replacing your tile roofing, it is important that it be installed properly by a knowledgeable professional to ensure the longevity of your... View Article

Call for 24-hour Tarp Service When Storm Damage Occurs

August 24, 2015 11:53 pm Published by

Although even a common rainstorm can worry some homeowners about damage, when monsoon season occurs, it’s normal to be more worried than usual. Monsoons occur when there is a shift in wind direction from a high pressure to a low-pressure system. When land is heated, low pressure occurs in the air surrounding it. However, it takes much longer for water to heat. This causes a high-pressure area. During most parts of the year, the wind will blow from the land to the ocean, from a low-pressure area to a high-pressure area, causing the air to be dry. However, during monsoon... View Article

Monsoon Season is Coming: Is Your Roof Ready?

August 8, 2015 11:52 pm Published by

As monsoon season approaches, heavy rain and high winds may threaten our feeling of safety. It’s important to make sure that your house is safe no matter what Mother Nature decides. Having a roof over your head is important. Avoiding roof repair in Gilbert, AZ might be even better. Listed are some tips for before, during and after the storm to avoid major roof repair in Gilbert, AZ. Before Look at your roof: Inspect your roof from the ground. Take a few steps back. Look for odd-looking shingles that might be curled or those that are slipping out of place.... View Article

“Why is my Roof Leaking?”

August 15, 2014 10:50 pm Published by

“Why is my roof leaking?” You probably hope that you never have to ask this question, but unfortunately, if you’re not careful, you might find yourself among the masses who have experienced water in their homes, dripping from up above. A roof leak is one of the worst things to deal with in a home and signals that some part of your roof isn’t doing its job. This idea brings us full circle, back to the question on everyone’s mind: “why is my roof leaking?” Five Guys Construction can generally narrow down a roof leak to a few different possibilities,... View Article

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