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3 Roof Maintenance Tips for the Summer | Hercules Roofing

Summertime is here, at last, bring blue skies and snow birds to South Florida. But with that comes hurricane season, the great destroyer of Florida roofs. Most people think of fall as the time to get up there and take care of the roof, but maintenance is a year-round activity. Now is as good a time to start as any. To get you started, here are three things you can do to help maintain your roof this summer. 1. Clean the [...]

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3 Tips to Prevent Roof Damage for Hurricane Season

It’s that time of year again where we are met with random torrential downpours and aggressive winds causing potential damage to our properties. South Florida, hurricane season is unfortunately upon us. So, what do we do to decrease any damages caused? Here at Hercules Roofing, we’ve put together 3 tips to help prevent any harm.

Roof damage from South Florida Hurricane Season.

South Florida Roof Leak Repair: What to Do if Your Roof is Damaged During a Hurricane or Summer Storm

Roofing damage can be hard to detect since it’s not always immediately visible. It can often be impossible to detect leaks unless you are a trained roofing professional who knows what to look for. The chance of your roof suffering damage increases, of course, after a hurricane or summer storm. For this reason, it is important to make sure that you take steps to address potential roof damage after severe weather events. Here is what you should do if [...]


South Florida Roof Maintenance: Get Your Roof Inspected By Hercules Roofing

Without a well-maintained roof, your home is vulnerable to a variety of issues, including structural damage, roof collapse, and leaks. While some problems can be repaired, it may at times make more sense to simply replace your roof altogether. If you suspect that your roof needs replacement for any reason, the first thing you should do is call a professional roof contractor to thoroughly inspect your roof. Whether you find yourself spending too much on maintenance, or if you are [...]


South Florida Roofing: How Hurricane Force Wind Can Damage Florida Roofing

In Florida, hurricanes are a part of life. Although sometimes there’s enough advance warning to prepare for the onset of heavy winds and torrential rains, each hurricane brings with it the possibility of severe property damage. Here is a look at how hurricane force wind can damage your home’s roofing. Leaks As every Florida resident knows, hurricane rainfall can cause much more damage than the average shower. Hurricane rain is driven by heavy winds and can strike at high velocities. It [...]


Florida Roof Installation: Tips on Choosing the Right Roofing Materials

Expert roof installation is essential to keeping your house or commercial property protected from the elements, pests, and other threats. Choosing the right roofing system for your home or business can sometimes be a challenge simply because there is such a wide variety of materials from which to choose. Here are some tips on choosing the right roofing material for your commercial or residential roofing. Determine a Budget While more expensive roofing materials tend to be of higher quality, not everyone [...]


Florida Roof Replacement vs. Roof Repair: How to Know What’s Right For You

Your house is only as good as your roof. Your roof is certainly one of the most important structural components of your home, which is why keeping up with roof repairs and maintenance is so important. But there are certain situations in which basic roof repairs may not be enough to mitigate roofing problems. In this case you would choose to replace the roof you have. Here are some factors to consider when deciding to repair or re-roof your [...]


South Florida Roof Repair: Tips To Recognizing If Your Roof Is In Need of Repair

No roof lasts forever. Exposure to the elements (especially here in Florida) will cause any roof to need repairs eventually. Recently, I came this video posted by State Farm video that shows you how to recognize a roof in need of professional repair or maintenance. The video covers tips for shingles, tiles, and other common roofing materials. You can learn the signs of weather damage that likely require immediate repair. Roofs that reach over 15 years of service may even [...]


South Florida Roofing: Unseen Roof Damage – How It Can Hurt You

Not all roof damage is as evident as damaged shingles or  gaping hole in your roof. However, the unseen roof issues are often those that pose the greatest risk to your home. Here are a few common roof problems that may not be easy to see: Moisture Problems A myriad of water-related problems can cause issues for your commercial or residential roof. Harsh Florida winds can force excess moisture under your shingles and form wet spots. Moisture that sits beneath the [...]


South Florida Roofing: The Value of a Roof Inspection After a Storm

West Palm Beach area residents are no strangers to serious storms. Unfortunately, this also means that they’re rather familiar with the associated roof damage. Now that hurricane season is near its end, it’s time to start thinking about the condition of your roof. Having your roofing inspected for damage is essential to preventing further damage. Let’s take a closer look at why roof inspections are a good idea after a storm. Hurricanes and other storms can severely damage your roofing, [...]