What Does a Roof Repair Cost?

February 26th, 2015|

Roof repairs are often an urgent, yet necessary, expenditure.  There are many dangers, especially in the Kansas City area, that can cause substantial damage to your roofing structure.  Anything from winter storms and ice dams to summer’s high winds, hailstorms, and tornadoes, pose a threat. In the event that you notice your roof has sustained some type of damage, you may be wondering: what is this going to cost me? […]

Types of Shingles: What They Mean for Your Home

February 24th, 2015|

If you are a homeowner in the Kansas City area considering roof replacement, it pays to do your homework in regards to find out which shingles will best meet your needs. With a wide range of colors and styles available to fit every budget and home decor, you’ll be impressed with the quality of shingles on the market today, including the 3tab, architectural, and designer shingle collections.  […]

Colors of Comfort – Easing the Winter Doldrums

February 12th, 2015|

Are the frigid winter temperatures getting you down? Just like a cozy fire or a warm meal, finding ways to incorporate colors of comfort into your home can help to create a more welcoming and inviting environment.

So which colors can offer your Kansas City home a comfortable feel while still staying within a winter color scheme? If you’re currently considering the selection of reliable roofers in the area, there is no question that you’ve contemplated this question as you will want to choose a color scheme that coordinates well with your new roofing material.

Typically, the rich browns, reds, and golds have been favorite go-to warm colors for the winter season, but they also look fantastic year-round. Here are some helpful decorating tips for bringing warm, comfortable colors into your Kansas City home without loosing sight of the winter color scheme: […]

Is Winter Storm Damage a Covered Loss by My Insurance?

February 5th, 2015|

As spring approaches, snow, and ice storms continue to pelt most parts of the country. Here in Kansas City, we have seen our fair share of snow. As homeowners, we are defenseless against Mother Nature, and when disaster lands on our doorstep, in this case storm damage, we can be thankful for insurance coverage. Here are a few risks that Missouri residents encounter frequently throughout the course of the winter.  Use them as a conversation starter with your insurance agent to find out what your policy covers:


Green Gardens & Green Roofing

February 3rd, 2015|

When winter comes to Kansas City, it really comes! It transforms the city into a winter wonderland, but what about your precious plants? Will just sit and let your plants die in the cold, harsh winter or will you take measures to keep your plants lush and green even in January when much of the city is covered in snow?

Well, here are some tips we have that will you create a tropical haven inside your home and enjoy soothing greenery in harsh winter months. […]

Residential Roof Repair Demands in Winter

January 20th, 2015|

The cliché of old-timers talking about the snowfalls of yesteryear rings particularly true to roofers. We spend our working days outdoors, so we feel summer’s heat and winter’s chill more than many Missourians. Being in the roofing business since 1980 has allowed us to experience some of Kansas City’s most…memorable…snowfalls, like the 10 inches that fell overnight in January, 1993. People ask us all the time, is winter residential roof repair even possible?


5 Pros and Cons of Metal Roofing

January 6th, 2015|

Homeowners in the Kansas City area have begun to take an interest in metal roofing, especially as their old shingles need replacing. While asphalt shingles still remain the most commonly used roofing material in the United States, an increasing number of people are beginning to research other options. With increases in technology, metal has become a top contender for preferred roofing material in residential and commercial buildings. […]

How Do I Budget for a Roof?

December 16th, 2014|

A roof in Kansas City takes a fair share of abuse as it defends your home against the elements. Because of this important task, it is extremely important to regularly maintain your roof and replace it when it no longer effectively does it job. A general estimate for the cost of a roof replacement in northern central states in 2014 cost between $18,913 and $34,495. Although this price is extremely fluctuating, there is no doubt that a roof is a large yet worthwhile investment. For your convenience, we have compiled some budgeting tips.  As one of the roofing companies with financing in Kansas City, we are extremely conscious of our client’s finances, and would like to recommend that you begin budgeting as soon as possible for your home: […]

Lower Your Heating Bills With Attic Insulation

December 2nd, 2014|

Your roof plays an important role in helping to protect your home from the cold.  Without the aid of adequate insulation, however, it is a nearly impossible task – especially in the Kansas City area. No matter the type of roof, whether new or old, a homeowner’s task this upcoming winter is to check for quality and effective insulation.

Since many homeowners need a kick start to help them figure out whether their insulation is optimal for their home, here are some considerations to help you save this winter:


Four Walls and a Roof: The Tiny House Trend

November 18th, 2014|

A roof over your head — is that enough to call a building your home?
What used to be considered a mere “quirky fad” of tiny houses has bloomed into a consistent trend: an increasing number of Americans of all ages are embracing life in super-small housing. “Small,” in this case, consists of 1,000 square feet or less — often with less than 200 sq ft.  […]