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3 Key Facts About Metal Roofing

3 Key Facts About Metal Roofing

Metal roofing is one of the most durable roofing options on the market today. With proper care and maintenance, a metal roofing system can last 40 to 70 years. However, some homeowners are reluctant to install metal roofing systems due to widespread misconceptions about them. 

To help debunk these myths, here are some key facts about metal roofing systems: 

K-Style vs. Half-Round Gutters: Pros and Cons

K-Style vs. Half-Round Gutters: Pros and Cons

Different homes have different needs when it comes to gutters. For example, homes located in climates that experience heavy rainfall need a gutter system with a large capacity. That’s why it’s important to choose the right type of gutter system for your home.  The two main types of gutters are K-style and half-round. Read on… Continue Reading

How GAF Earned the Good Housekeeping Seal

How GAF Earned the Good Housekeeping Seal

The home improvement industry is a competitive line of work for any company, and the roofing business is no exception. To get ahead, businesses are always striving to achieve seals, ratings and awards from trusted authorities to prove their trustworthiness and reliability. One of the most sought-after credentials is the Good Housekeeping Seal, which GAF has obtained. Continue Reading

5 Reasons to Consider Fiber Cement Siding for Your Home

5 Reasons to Consider Fiber Cement Siding for Your Home

Siding replacement is a big undertaking, so you need to plan carefully. One of the most important decisions you’ll need to make is the choice of material. In this post, siding and roofing company Northern Pacific Roofing lists five reasons why you should consider fiber cement siding for your home. Continue Reading

The Advantages of Installing Stucco Siding

The Advantages of Installing Stucco Siding

Spring is the best time to pursue a siding replacement because of the mild weather. If you’re not sure what siding material to choose, you might want to consider stucco, which offers excellent insulation and curb appeal. Northern Pacific Roofing, your local roofing contractor, elaborates more on stucco siding’s advantages below: Continue Reading

6 Rookie Mistakes Made by DIY Gutter Installers

6 Rookie Mistakes Made by DIY Gutter Installers

If you’re considering gutter installation for your next DIY job, think again. Gutter installation is much more difficult than it seems. You could easily botch the job without the proper tools and training. Here’s why it pays to hire a roofing contractor instead: Continue Reading

A Primer on Flat Roof Drainage Systems

A Primer on Flat Roof Drainage Systems

Commercial flat roofs are notoriously leak-prone because of their low slope. Water tends to pond on flat surfaces. In today’s post, Northern Pacific Roofing, your local roofing contractor, lists the essential facts about flat roof drainage systems every homeowner needs to know. Continue Reading

New Roofing Project in San Rafael, CA

Malarkey Windsor roof in San Rafael, CA. Midnight Black with synthetic Secure Start underlayment, Arctic Seal on the perimeter and penetration leak barrier system. New seamless fascia gutters and downspouts. (132.9 kb) Continue Reading

5 Questions You Need to Ask Your Roofer

5 Questions You Need to Ask Your Roofer

Hiring a roofer can be stressful. Roof work is a big investment so you want to be sure you’re choosing a trustworthy company–but how to do that? Today, Residential Concerns shares five questions to ask your prospective roofer before hiring them. Continue Reading

How to Clean Your Fiber Cement Siding

How to Clean Your Fiber Cement Siding

Fiber cement is a tough low-maintenance and long-lasting siding material, making it a great choice for any homeowner. As a siding board, it resists a lot of the common problems that other siding materials succumb to. Continue Reading