Clogged Gutters: 6 Ways They Wreak Havoc on Your Home
You take pride in your home—don’t let clogged gutters cause inconvenient and pricey damage. Learn six ways blocked gutters trigger trouble so you can take action before bad weather hits. 1. Clogged gutters can damage foundations. When a gutter is junked up with leaves and other debris, water backs up and flows over the side. […]
Fall Roof Maintenance Checklist- PA, DE, MD, and NJ
Football games. Hayrides. Family time. Fall can mean a lot of things to you and your family. Worrying about your roof and gutters shouldn’t be part of that picture. Protect your home and possessions by using our fall roof maintenance checklist. Clean your gutters. From falling leaves to broken branches, autumn isn’t exactly kind to […]
Do’s and Don’ts: Hiring a Roofing, Siding, or Gutters Contractor
Whether you need a new roof or replacement gutters, hiring a contractor to do exterior work on your home can seem like a daunting task. But a little homework will go a long way toward helping you make a decision with confidence. Here are tips to find the best contractor for your roofing, gutter, or […]
Should You Repair or Replace Your Roof?
From storm damage to the sun’s rays, your home’s roof takes a beating from Mother Nature every single day—and that takes its toll over time. But how do you know if you need a roof repair or a full roof replacement? Here’s a quick guide to help you answer the repair-or-replace question. Remember, these are […]
Roofing FAQs: Storm Damage and Insurance Claims
A big storm just barreled through your neighborhood and you suspect—or know—the roof is damaged. Now what? Here are answers to a few common questions about roofing storm damage and insurance claims: How do I know my roof is damaged? Sometimes damage is obvious to a homeowner on the ground; other times, it can only […]
8 Steps to quickly screen a contractor for your Roofing, Siding, Gutters, etc.
Choosing a contractor can seem like an overwhelming task, especially considering the crazy schedules we all have managed to create. By doing simple online research or by asking your contractor these very basic questions will reduce most of the problems that could potentially arise. #1. Are you a LOCAL contractor or do you reside […]
Winter Roof and Gutter Maintenance
Maintaining the roof and gutters should be at the top of the list of preparations for winter. Chester County roofing companies are on hand to help you fix any problems or attend to any maintenance you haven’t gotten around to yet. Don’t wait for a deep freeze to cause problems. Get your winter roof and […]
Get Leaf Relief This Fall With Gutter Guards
Fall leaves look great on the trees but once they get too dry they begin floating downwards towards the ground. A portion of these floating leaves end up in the gutters of your home. This causes a dilemma, because those leaves are going to keep piling on until they completely clog up that gutter. Now, […]
Fall Is the Best Time to Install a Roof
For quality roof installation, Best Contracting is the local company to contact. Best Contracting provides siding and roofing in Chester County PA and the surrounding region. If a roof is inspected in the spring and fall of the year to make sure there are no leakages or other problems to repair, the owners may want […]
Was Your Home Affected by the Recent Hail Storm?
There were recent hailstorms in Lancaster County, namely the Manheim and Gap areas, which caused a lot of damage to roofs and siding. You may be unaware of the damage done to your home and that is why Best Contracting offers free roof inspections. If the hail damage was significant enough on a shingle roof […]