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What are the different types of metal roofing?

12 Aug

If you have been looking into sustainable and long-lasting roofing systems then you may have come across metal roofing and quickly realized how many options there are on the market today. With names like standing seam, impressed-metal, r-panel, etc. What does it all mean? What are the different types of metal roofing? Let’s look at […]

Common Roof Repairs After a Storm

12 Aug

Even if a storm didn’t contain hail, a tornado or a deluge of rain, the wind it contains can still damage your roof. Every thunderstorm comes with at least a straight-line wind burst. Most are harmless unless your roof is already in failing condition. But, wind bursts at 50-60 mph will cause roof damage in […]

How Long does a Roof Last?

12 Aug

A 30 – year roof will last 30 years, right? Wrong! 30 – year shingles also known as laminated, dimensional or architectural shingles typically do not last 30 years. 20, 40, or 50 – year shingle will not last their designated years either. It is a common misconception and a point of confusion for many […]

5 Tips to choosing the right roofing contractor.

12 Aug

When a large storm hits, bringing heavy winds and hail, it can be a very confusing time for a homeowner. Roofing companies from all over will be knocking on your door and leaving door hangers, business cards, and even brochures behind. While some will be reputable roofing companies, many will not be very trustworthy. So, […]

What to do when your roof leaks.

12 Aug

I’ve been told that the Texas rain is bigger than anywhere else… Now, I’m not sure if that’s true but everything is bigger in Texas. So, when those big Texas-sized raindrops hit your roof and find a way into your home, you better call Baker Roofing & Construction. We offer a quick diagnosis and leak […]