Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Ice dams pull down a gutter on a brick home

Ice Dams on Your Roof: How to Prevent Them

Glistening icicles hanging from gutters and eaves look beautiful, but they can be destructive. Here's how to prevent ice dams from forming.
Metal roof, medallion style

Metal Roofing Myths: Separating Fact from Fiction

Metal roofing comes in different styles and colors to match just about any home’s architecture. (Credit: Drexel Metals)Metal roofing’s long-term durability and...

How to Prevent Ice Dams on Your Roof

Need help preventing ice dams from forming on your roof? Here's a crash course on ice dams and what you can do before they cause expensive damage.
Home builder installing timber roof trusses

Roof Trusses: Why They’re More Popular Than Ever

Fewer homes use rafters for roof construction — here's a crash course on why roof trusses are so popular.
Ceiling with water stains just above the crown molding

4 Signs Your Roof is Leaking — and What to Do About It

Leaking roofs can lead to major cosmetic and structural damage. Know the signs.
Gutters filled with fallen leaves

Tips to Prevent and Handle Roof Damage in the Fall

Regular roof maintenance is important, especially before fall and winter.

Metal Roofing Buyers’ Guide, Visualizer Make Selection Easy

Want to choose the perfect metal roof for your home? The Metal Roofing Alliance makes it easy with this new Metal Roofing Buyers' Guide!
Danny caulking a home before fall and winter arrive

4 Places to Waterproof in Your Home Before Fall

To protect your home, spend extra time waterproofing the house well before the first freeze hits.
Metal roof

How to Choose a New Roof for Your Home

There is no substitute for a sturdy and stylish roof. It makes up a large portion of the home’s visible exterior and protects the entire structure from the elements.There are many factors to consider...