Category: Maintenance of roof and gutters

Winter is here, but in Colorado that could mean just about anything. Warm, cold, sunny, windy, wet or dry – these all describe winter in Wheat Ridge, Arvada and the Front Range. One thing for certain is that Rock’s Roofing, Inc will get a lot of asphalt service and repair calls in the winter. Homeowners… Continue Reading »

Leaking Gutters Jefferson County If your gutters are falling off, loose or leaking, the problem could be aging spikes and ferrules. The extreme weather and winters in Jefferson County, Colorado can take a toll on gutters installed with spikes and ferrules. This installation method uses long nails driven through the front of the gutter and… Continue Reading »

While many do not realize it, the key to a happy and healthy home starts outside with the roof and the gutters. Because of this, it’s essential to practice regular gutter roofing maintenance to ensure that the exterior of your home is free from hail damage, water leaking from roof, and the like. Cleaning roof… Continue Reading »

With September just around the corner, it seems that summer flew by with just the blink of an eye. While fall is the perfect time for cozy sweaters, pumpkin spice lattes, and Sunday night football, it’s also an ideal time to practice proper roofing maintenance in preparation for the winter ahead. By taking necessary precautions,… Continue Reading »

According to 9 News, one of Colorado’s leading news stations, it’s officially monsoon season. What does this mean, exactly? Monsoons are an annual wind pattern in Colorado that typically occurs between the months of June and September. This wind pattern frequently brings moisture to Colorado. The result? Rain, and lots of it. For homeowners, this… Continue Reading »

Flat roof options are great for creating a sleek modern look or a rooftop hangout, but they can come with their share of problems, especially when winter arrives. Though most flat roof options have a slight pitch to them, they still collect more precipitation and debris than other roofing options. So what can you do… Continue Reading »

The roof is a structural luxury many of us take for granted. It is what protects our home and our loved ones inside of it. But what happens when your roof is damaged? Roof replacement is a costly and time consuming process that can take weeks to repair. To prevent the costly and time consuming… Continue Reading »

Many businesses opt for flat roofs based on their ease of installation and professional appearance. Some business owners even use the roof as a patio or other functional space. Fortunately, flat roofing maintenance is easier than pitched roof maintenance. Re-roofing a building can take as long as two weeks, so it is important to routinely… Continue Reading »

After a major storm, it’s important to check your roof for hail damage and wind damage. Though hail damage won’t cause issues right away, it can weaken your roofing system and lead to more expensive roofing repairs over time.

Winter arrived with a bang this year, burying many homes in snow before residents even had the chance to break out their winter coats. You can prepare your roof for winter by having yearly inspections, but that won’t always help when severe weather hits. Below is a list of common winter roofing problems and what… Continue Reading »