The Pros & Cons of Metal Roofing

Metal Roofing Before you decide if metal roofing is right for you here are some pros and cons to consider…Read more

How to Prevent Winter Roof Damage

Snow Removal Winter roof damage is easily avoidable if you take a few precautions. Here is how you can protect your roof this winter…Read more

How a Snowfall Can Affect Your Roof

Roof Maintenance Here are three reasons you might need a winter roofing repair for your home…Read more

3 Reasons Why You Might Need a Winter Roof Repair

Roof Maintenance Here are three reasons you might need a winter roofing repair for your home…Read more

Everything You Need to Know About Ice Dams

Roof Maintenance Ice dams can cause thousands of dollars in damage to your roof and home as they encourage leaks. Here is everything you need to know about ice dams and your roof…Read more

Making a Roof Last

Roof Maintenance Damage to your roof ultimately leads to damage to many other elements of your home. Therefore it is in your best interest to make your roof last as long as possible…Read more

How Snow Can Have an Impact On Your Roof

Snow Removal Your home is under a lot of strain during the winter months. Heavy snow falls combined with an endless circle of thawing and freezing can all put tremendous pressure on your roof…Read more

Why a Roof Leak Needs to Be Fixed ASAP

Roofing Repairs Even a trickle of water from a leak in your roof can pose numerous issues for your home. Here si why it is important to fix a roof leak, even if it is minor…Read more

Why You Should Hire a Rooftop Snow Removal Company

Snow Removal Here are just a few of the reasons it is so important to have a rooftop snow removal company for your rooftop this winter…Read more

The Types of Siding Available for Your Home Renovation

Vinyl Siding Here is a look at each type of siding to help you decide which one is right for your home…Read more

Why Proper Roof Ventilation is Crucial

Roof Ventilation Proper roof ventilation is an important element of proper insulation in your home. It prevents a number of issues…Read more

4 Choices You Need to Make When Getting a New Roof

New Roof Choices Here are four choices you need to make when getting a new roof:Read more

Preparing your Roof for Winter

Roof Problems A roof inspection every fall can help address issues that could pose problems once the snow begins to fall…Read more

How Siding has Come a Long Way

New Siding Siding has come a long way in recent years, and replacing your current siding with any of the newer choices available can really improve not only the look of your home, but the energy efficiency as well…Read more

What New Homeowners Should Know About Their Roof

Roof Problems It is important for you to know a few things about your roof once you buy your home…Read more

Protecting Your Roof

Roof Problems Get proactive about protecting your roof, as it is the thing that protects your home…Read more

4 Reasons Why You Should Choose Wakefield Bridge

New Roof Wakefield Bridge roofing offers an excellent alternative to traditional asphalt roofs…Read more

Why You Should Have the Roof Inspected Before Buying a Home

New RoofDon’t get buyers remorse from your home purchase, instead have an Ottawa roofer complete a full roofing inspection…Read more

Everything You Need to Know About Getting a New Roof

New RoofDon’t be deterred by your choices when getting a new roof, you can easily layout the priorities in terms of importance and go from there…Read more

The Importance of Proper Roof Insulation

New RoofProper roof insulation is very important in helping to maintain a comfortable climate in your home…Read more

The Best Time to Get a New Roof

New RoofMany Ottawa homeowners often wonder when the best time of year is to get a new roof…Read more

Why You Shouldn’t Take on a Roofing Repair By Yourself

New RoofRoofing repairs can be dangerous and costly, it is best to let a professional handle the problem…Read more

The Top 4 Benefits of Metal Roofing

New RoofMetal roofing not only gives your home a classic look, but also gives you many benefits…Read more

How a New Roof Can Add Value To Your Home

New RoofHere are three ways your roof can add value to your home…Read more

4 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Put Off Your Roofing Repairs

New RoofDeciding whether or not you need a new roof or just a repair can be difficult. Here are some things to look for… Read more

Should My Roof Be Repaired or Replaced

New RoofDeciding whether or not you need a new roof or just a repair can be difficult. Here are some things to look for… Read more

The Three Different Types of Roofing Shingles

New RoofIf you are ready to replace your roofing shingles it is a good idea to understand the different types of roofing shingles available… Read more

3 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Specialized Roofing Company

Roofing ProfessionalsThere are many contractors and home renovation companies who claim they can provide roofing services to home owners, but they are not experts. Here are three detailed reasons you should hire a local specialized roofing company… Read more

Roof Mold and Algae

Roofing ProblemsRoof mold and algae are things that should not be overlooked as they can cause serious problems. Here is everything you need to know… Read more

The Importance of Regular Roof Inspections

Professional Roofing CompaniesRegular roof inspections take a look both indoor and outdoor factors to ascertain where problems might be occurring. This is why it is imperative to have regular roof inspections and maintenance scheduled… Read more

5 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Professional Roofing Company

Professional Roofing CompaniesSome jobs should be left to the professionals, and your roof is one of them. Here are five reasons why you should hire a professional roofing company… Read more

Roof Maintenance

Maintaining your RoofRoof maintenance can be done fairly easily, here are some great tips to ensure that your roof stays in great shape… Read more

6 Reasons Why You Should Get a Metal Roof

Why You Should Get a Metal RoofYou most likely already know the benefits of selecting a shingle roof but there are also some great benefits to choosing a metal roof… Read more

How Mold Affects Your Roof … and Vice Versa

Removing Roof MoldBesides the obvious reasons for getting rid of roof mold, (i.e. to improve aesthetics), there are several more urgent issues you’d want to address… Read more

5 Questions to Ask Your Roofing Contractor

Hiring a Roof ContractorChoosing a roofing contractor can be a difficult process, however it doesn’t have to be this way. Here are five great questions to help you narrow down your search for roofing contractor candidates… Read more

5 Signs You Need a New Roof

New Roof OttawaThere are number of reasons why you may need a new roof, and putting it off is not the best option. A new roof can prevent serious damage to the structure of your house while increasing the value of the property. To determine if you need a new roof here are five signs to look for… Read more

Why Is Drip Edge Important?

Drip Edge RoofDrip Edge is a 26 Gauge pre-painted metal flashing that roofers install along the eaves and rakes of a roof, under the starters and first row of shingles. Although Drip Edge is not required on a roof to meet warranty specifications, it is highly recommended by the manufacturer and most roofing companies. It serves many vital purposes. Here are Five… Read more

6 Common Mistakes People Make When Hiring a Roof Contractor

Hiring a Roof ContractorWhen hiring a roofing contractor it is imperative you hire one that is professional, qualified, and offers the services that you need. It can be difficult choosing a contractor, to help you with your selection process we have provided you with six common mistakes people make when hiring a roofing contractor… Read more

Shingle Roof vs. Metal Roof – What’s The Better Choice?

Shingle Roofers OttawaIf you were to ask a group of production builders, “what is the best roofing material on the market today?”, they would likely tell you asphalt. For the average residential architect on the other hand, would likely say metal. Heaven only knows what a home owner would choose—asphalt, metal, slate, clay, concrete—or if they’ll even care at all… Read more

How Ventilation Helps Solve Attic Moisture Problems and Ice Dams

Shingle Roofers OttawaAlthough the problems of heat and moisture accumulation in the attic have different causes, they share a common solution: a high-efficiency ventilation system. In warmer months, a ventilation system exhausts hot air from an attic; in the colder months, it exchanges warm, moist air with cooler, drier air… Read more

Here Are Some Great Reasons to Choose Wright Brothers Roofing for All Your Roofing Needs

Shingle Roofers OttawaHere are some great reasons to choose Wright Brothers Roofing for any roofing project in the Ottawa area… Read more

Proper Roof Ventilation Requirements

Roof Ventilation RequirementsSo I have decided to write this blog to try to help homeowners understand how attic ventilation works, what type you should choose for your roof and what might actually be the cause of improper attic ventilation… Read more

Why Does My Plywood Need to Be Changed When Doing My Roof?

New Roof PlywoodSo, you have decided to get your roof done. You’ve done everything you’re supposed to do, you got your four estimates, you checked their insurance, WSIB Clearance and got references, but there seems to be one problem. You got two estimators insisting that you replace the plywood roof deck, and you got two that say it doesn’t need it… Read more

Thinking of Selling Your Home? Get Your Home Re-Roofed and Increase the Resale Value

Shingle RooferMany people selling their home will hire a specialist to stage their interior to help add to their home’s appeal. However, the exterior of their home is often overlooked. When it comes time for the home inspection it can be a sad awakening when interest dwindles due to exterior issues such as leaky roofs. Re roofing can improve your home’s curb appeal and increase the resale value…Read more

6 Common Roof Problems

Shingle RooferWhen you are buying a house there are common roof problems of which you should be aware. Work with a housing inspector to help you avoid buying a home that will have chronic issues and beware of these six roof issues… Read more

4 Pros and Cons of Shingle Roofing

Shingle RooferThe roof on your home serves a very practical purpose: It keeps your home dry and insulated. Because your roof covers a very large area of your home it also provides an important aesthetic element. With so many options available it can be difficult to know where to begin. When you are in the market for a new roof, shingle roofing can provide both the protection and look you desire. Here are four pros and cons of shingle roofing to help you narrow things down… Read more