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Three of the Most Common Types of Roofing Material

The Four Most Common Types of Roofing Material There are many types of roofing materials. Everything from asphalt based materials, stone to metal. We are only going to cover the four most common types here. Many of the roofing materials depend on the pitch (the slope of the roof) of [...]

Flat Roof Drainage

Flat roofs are more common than most people think, especially when you are talking about commercial buildings. Flat roof drainage is the most important part of the construction and repair process in order to prevent water from pooling (or ponding). Flat roofs are not necessarily flat in the [...]

Why We Care About Job Site Safety

Here at Davis Roofing, we are certain that other companies that do the exact same thing we do, are particularly driven to keep their workers safe at any job site. That is excellent and we are very proud of them for doing so. The importance of keeping everyone on the job safe by applying [...]

5 Ways to Prevent Roof Damage from Weather

Even with our modern advances, weather causes billions of dollars of damage from coast to coast. Because roofs help repel that weather, they take a big and costly portion of the damage. And if you didn't know, roof damage is insanely expensive to repair. If you're looking to spend your money on something other than roof repairs, [...]

5 Things to Know Before Re-roofing Your House

Are you thinking that it's time to replace your roof? If so, you might be feeling a bit overwhelmed or stressed. After all, it can be as critical as it is costly. Fortunately, there are several helpful hints to know before reroofing your house. We're here to break them down for you. Find the Right [...]

5 Signs that Roof Repair Company Isn’t Right for You

Choosing the right roof repair company is a difficult task. After all, you're going to trust this company with one of the most integral aspects of your home. You need to hire a group that you can trust. Unfortunately, this can be more difficult than many expect. This can result in good, honest people getting ripped off [...]

What is the Average Cost to Replace a Roof in Illinois?

Have you been wondering if it is finally time to replace your roof? Is the cost factor of anywhere between 8k and 20k keeping you from starting the process right away? While a costly investment, maintaining the condition of your roof is important because neglect can lead to leaks, mold, and other structural issues. If you don't [...]

How To Choose The Best Roofing Shingles For Your Home

  Putting on a new roof can be very stressful when faced with so many options. Whether you are re-roofing your existing home or building a new home from the ground up, choosing the right roof is critical to the end result. This article will explain a few simple ways to selecting the right roof [...]

The Critical Components Of A Good Roofing System

A good roofing system incorporates a series of components that work together to protect the home. The shingles are just what you see. Underneath the shingles and at critical areas on the roof different parts of the system combat the many different ways that water can eventually leak into your home. Components Of A Roofing [...]

Five Roof Leak Protection Tips For The Winter Months

It's winter in the midwest and even though it has been a relatively mild one so far, you still want to make sure your roof is protecting your home from roof leaks when the inevitable rain and snow arrive. If you are not comfortable with climbing up on the roof, you can look through a [...]