Skylights need extra care!

How to Take Care of Your Skylights If you have skylights, it’s important to prevent water leaks by practicing proper skylight care. Take a moment to educate yourself about why skylights leak, as well as the different types of preventive maintenance you can perform to keep skylight problems from arising down the line. If you […]

UV Damage and Your Roof

Light is a spectrum, and only part of it is visible to the naked eye. About 10 percent of that spectrum is composed of invisible UV rays, otherwise known as ultraviolet radiation. You’ve probably worried about the damage UV rays can do to your skin while tanning on North Ave. Beach in Chicago or on […]

Simple Solutions to Complex Roofing Problems: Black vs. White Roofing 

In this era of continued rising energy costs and concerns about the environment, choosing the right roofing system is often a complex problem that contractors, architects, and building owners face. The old rule of thumb when choosing between black and white roofing was “white is always right”, but now, empirical data is causing many authoritative […]