Your Tucson or Phoenix home may appear to have a simple, one-piece roof, but appearances can be deceiving. Your roof comprises six residential roofing layers, all working together to provide a water-resistant, sturdy shield against the elements.
Conscientious roofers know the importance of roofers having insurance, and homeowners should, too. Proper insurance and credentials protect not only the metal roofing contractor, but also all the contractor’s customers.
An Arizona homeowner who has suffered under at least a year of our weather quickly learns the benefits of a metal roof in monsoon season. If you are not yet blessed with a beautiful, beneficial metal roof, we offer two great benefits of this armor-like crown on your castle.
Poor piggies. The term “piggyback,” as in asking two questions in one sentence such as “Do metal roofs need maintenance and can they rust?” has nothing to do with pigs. It comes to us from the word “pickapack,” as in “worn on the shoulders like a pack.” A piggybacked question — one that smooshes two …
Science is all around us. Gravity pulls water downward, sometimes right through the ceilings of our Phoenix-area homes. Condensation makes water appear seemingly out of thin air. Spotting the difference between a roof leak and condensation can help you avoid costly repair bills.
Leonid Rogozov is one of the ultimate Do-It-Yourselfers. In 1961 he operated on himself to remove his own infected appendix. We recommend against self-surgery and DIY metal roofing installation.