What Are Ice Dams & Will They Always Damage My Roof?
Although seeing your house lined with icicles may look beautiful and majestic, almost like the gingerbread houses you created over the holidays, they can be harmful to your home. When snow or ice melts on a sunny winter day, the melted snow runs off to where the temperature is below freezing, thus causing the water […]
What Homeowners Should Know About Their Roof
Buying a home is probably the biggest investment you will make during your lifetime and the roof is one of the most important aspects of that investment because it keeps you and your home protected from the elements. On average, the roof of your home makes up 40% of your home’s exterior. However, unless it’s […]
The Benefits of Architecture Style Shingles
Home is where the heart is – and it’s important to protect your home with a reliable roof. In order to adequately protect your home from the elements, such as wind, rain, hail, snow/ice and the sun, you need a well-made and properly installed roof. Roofs are made of different parts and materials. Homeowners select […]
Living Things that Might be Found in Messy Gutters
The purpose of gutters and downspouts is to carry water away from your home, so it doesn’t collect around your foundation. A gutter system also protects your roof, walls and landscape. When not properly maintained, gutters can collect large amounts of leaf litter and tree debris. Unfortunately, clogged gutters are prime real estate for a […]
Most Popular Siding Choices in 2020
The primary purpose of your home’s siding is to protect the outside (and the contents inside of your home) from unruly weather. Severe wind, rain, hail and snow can wreak havoc on your home. Properly installed siding can shield and help to insulate your home. Siding is important to the health and stability of your […]
Best Contracting Offering Free Inspections for Hail & Wind Damage
For most people, purchasing a home is the largest investment they will ever make. Maintaining that home both inside and out is a great way to safeguard that investment. Best Contracting wants to help homeowners rest easy knowing that their roofing, siding and gutters are in great condition. Elements like wind and hail are bound […]
What’s Involved in a Roof Inspection?
Just as a yearly physical is recommended for people’s health, so is a roof inspection for your home’s protection. Doctors will tell you that annual physical examinations are essential to your ongoing health. Preventive care is one of the best ways to identify and treat health issues before they get worse. The same goes for […]
Why is My Roof Leaking?
A roof is the most important aspect of your home. Think of your roof as a helmet for your house – it has to protect you and your family from the elements, such as rain, snow, wind, hail and ice. It also shades you from direct sunlight and provides insulation to keep your home warm […]
What’s the Best Roof for my Commercial Building?
With nearly two decades of experience installing high-quality and long-lasting commercial roofs, Best Contracting is known for our quality workmanship and strong work ethic. We mainly service the Susquehanna Valley and Southeast regions of Pennsylvania, as well as some areas of Maryland, New Jersey and Delaware. When it comes to commercial roofs, there are several […]