Depending on the material, roofs can last for 25 years (in the case of asphalt shingles) and as long as 100 years (for slate roofing). While they have a specific projected lifespan, not all will actually last as long as expected. From storm damage to general decay and lack of maintenance, there are many factors that […]
Installing the gutter system requires some degree of skill, the right equipment and proper planning. Unfortunately, inexperienced people lack one or more of the three, causing them to make crucial installation mistakes that can ruin an otherwise good gutter. Here are four common mistakes as explained by the best local roofers in the area, as well as […]
As one of the best roofing companies in the area, Empire Contractors LLC only wants what’s best for your home. If you want your gutters to work as effectively as it should, then you need to have it maintained and cared for regularly. Keeping your gutters clean also prevents any minor problems from compromising them later […]
Gutters direct water away from your home to prevent water and structural damage on your home’s exterior. However, there are areas of the house where gutters can’t be installed and that’s when rain diverters come in handy. In today’s post, your trusted provider of residential roofing services, Empire Contractors LLC, discusses what rain diverters are […]
The roofing and siding systems work together to bring a colorful scheme to your home. However, it’s important that they blend or contrast well. With a proper color palette, your home can become a work of art. Here are some suggested combinations that you can try on your next remodeling project.