The Roofer’s Blog

Roof Maintenance Tips for Spring 2019

Do you need a company that can take care of Commercial and Residential roof maintenance? Get in touch with us today! Please leave this field empty. As the old saying goes, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” That couldn’t be more accurate when it comes to your residential or commercial roof; maintenance is important. Replacing a roof can be a costly and time-consuming process, so it is critical to inspect your roof at least twice a year [...]

Preventative maintenance for commercial roofs in Palm Beach County.

Preventative Maintenance for Commercial Roofs

Do you need a company that can take care of Commercial and Residential roof maintenance? Get in touch with us today! Please leave this field empty. Proactive maintenance is the most efficient approach to make sure that commercial roofing stays safe and up to code. Avoid unnecessary problems caused by weather conditions or structural issues, both of which can have a serious impact on the longevity of any roof, commercial or not. Periodic inspections, annual care, and proper attention can help [...]

How to tell if it's time to replace your roof in palm beach county.

How to Tell if it’s Time to Replace Your Roof

Sometimes you get stuck replacing your roof suddenly after a hurricane or other natural disaster. Other times, your roof will just naturally reach the end of its lifespan. When that happens, it’s important to recognize the signs and get your roof replaced as soon as possible because, if delayed, it could result in much bigger problems down the line, costing you much more than just a roof replacement. That’s why Hercules Roofing has put together a list of signs that [...]

Advantages of installing a shingle roof in Boca Raton.

Reasons Why We Love Shingle Roofs

Maybe it’s just years worth of wear and tear… or maybe a recent hurricane is the culprit; but either way, when it’s time to replace your roof, you have a lot of things to think about. One of your options is to replace your roof with a beautiful new shingle roof. This popular option has a lot of great advantages – in fact, we’ve compiled a list of reasons to help you make the most informed decision! Affordability Did you know [...]

Tile and Shingle roof life expectancy in Palm Beach County.

What’s the Life Expectancy of My Roof? Tile vs. Shingle

Are you building your home from scratch? Maybe you’re thinking about replacing your current home’s roof? We know there are a few options to consider in the whole process… but we don’t want you to spend too much time worrying about the specifics! We went ahead and explained a bit about the life expectancy for both tile and shingle roofs, and why you would want either one! Tile Roofing How long is a lifetime? Many lifetime tile roofs are guaranteed for [...]

How to clean your roof shingles in Palm Beach County.

How to Clean Your Roof Shingles

You finally decide to throw a family get together after not seeing your in-laws for a few years. Things have been tense but now there’s a new hope of easing relations and letting the past be the past. That fateful Sunday brunch finally comes and your worst, and unexpected, nightmares come true. As soon as your in-laws get out of the car they see the unsightly black stains on your shingled roof and begin to tear apart all the [...]

Your roof affects your homeowners insurance.

How Your Roof Can Affect Your Homeowners Insurance

When thinking about the most crucial components of a house, people may be quick to think about the kitchen space or the location. Although these are very important parts of a whole, it can become easy to overlook the significance of our roofs. We tend to neglect our roofs because they aren’t something we come into contact with every day. Roofs are one of many key factors that can influence the value of your homeowners insurance. Being that your roof [...]

What color is best for your roof tile or shingles? Check out Hercules Roofing’s blog to find out.

What Color of Roof Tiles Should You Choose?

Choosing a roof tile color is an essential facet and reflection of your home. A roof is up to 40% of your homes visible exterior, making choosing the color a significant investment for your home. What things should you consider and weigh when choosing a color for roof tiles? Here, we give you a few tips to consider when choosing the right color for your home. Consider the Climate Your Live In A significant factor when choosing a color for your [...]

Patching Your Roof vs. Replacing Your Roof

Patching Your Roof vs. Replacing Your Roof

Protecting your home at all costs is the ultimate goal to ensure that you and your family are safe. Roof repairs can cost homeowners a tremendous amount of money each year because of neglected maintenance or simply just wear and tear. Over time, your roof deteriorates with age and from withstanding harsh weather conditions. For most homeowners knowing when it’s time to replace the roof entirely or to re-roof it can be a difficult decision to make. Deciding as to [...]

3 ways to prevent damage form hurricanes

3 Ways to Prevent Roof Damage from Hurricanes

Hurricane season is upon us, meaning torrential downpours and aggressive winds could cause serious damage to your roof. Your roof is your first line of defense, and its ability to withstand a hurricane is essential in protecting you and your family. So what exactly can you do to prevent roof damages? Our expert roofers at Hercules Roofing suggest three ways to avoid severe damage from occurring to your home. 1. Check Your Attic The first thing you’ll want to do is check [...]