Also called sheathing, the decking is the roofing material that makes up the framing of the roof. It is installed between the structural components and weatherproofing barriers, provides a flat plane to which shingles can be fastened, and secures the location of the rafters. In this article, roof and gutter installation contractor MHI Roofing discusses the signs[…] Read More
In a residential home, downspouts are responsible for directing water from the gutters to the ground without dripping or splashing down the exterior structure. These lightweight tubes are an important part of the gutter system that helps prevent soil erosion damage to a home’s foundation. Our residential roofers at MHI Roofing share four quick facts about your[…] Read More
Your gutters are essential in protecting various parts of your home against water damage, including your siding, roof, basement, foundation and landscaping. To ensure this component lasts long, you need to hire an experienced contractor for its installation and maintenance. Reputable providers of exterior services would know which tools and materials to use for the longevity of[…] Read More
Many of today’s roofing materials come with ratings for impact, wind, hail and even fire. No matter where you live, it is worth investing in a roof that can provide your home the best protection against fires. Also, installing a fire-rated roof may be required by your local building codes.