Roofing Help Articles

Exposed Fasteners: Leaking or Condensation?

May 20, 2017

I am not a huge fan of exposed fasteners for roofs on residential applications. Probably 80% of the questions I receive about problems with metal roofs pertain to these types of panels. That said, I am happy to help when I can. I recently received the following question from Jane: Q. I noticed my inside… ( read more )

#37 – Fasteners and Metal Roofing

May 3, 2017

When investigating a metal roof for your home, you’re likely to hear about exposed fasteners and concealed fasteners. The terms are self-explanatory, but which is better? Some metal roofs are designed so that all of the screw heads are exposed. They are visible and exposed to the weather. Other products are designed with concealed fastening… ( read more )

Metal Roofing Videos from Roofing Expert Todd Miller

November 2, 2015

I am pleased to announce a new series of metal roofing videos.  We call it “Metal Roofing Videos 101” and the series currently includes discussion of the primary benefits of residential metal roofing. Additional videos are currently in production to also discuss Metal Roofing Frequently Asked Questions. So please, check back often for new topics…. ( read more )

Buying A New Roof Part 10 — Having Your Roof Installed

August 14, 2013

Even though the installation work for your new roof has started, you’re not done yet. In this video, Todd provides advice for how to make sure that the installation goes smoothly and leads to a successful roofing project.

Buying A New Roof Part 9 — Understanding Roof Warranties

Todd shares “inside information” on critical aspects of understanding the warranties you will receive with your new roof.

Buying A New Roof Part 8 – Choosing A Contractor And Signing The Contract

Several important steps in your final selection of a contractor, as well as the things that should be in your contract, are discussed in this video