Showing posts from November, 2018

Leaky Roofs Should Be Addressed Immediately

As soon as you realize you have a leak in your roof you should take action immediately. There are several reasons your roof could be leaking such as an older roof or storm damage but it's important to take Lake of the Ozarks roof repairs serious and in a timely manner. Read on to learn about the consequences of not addressing your roof leak in a timely fashion. Roofing problems can be present long before you see any leaks. By the time a roof leak occurs, major roofing problems may already be developing. Hidden leaks are often the most dangerous, as they can slowly and silently grow until they reach a tipping point. It can be difficult to know when your roof needs to be repaired, which is why it's important to take advantage of our  free roof inspections at the Lake of the Ozarks  at least twice per year. Addressing the leak and repairing it early can prevent minor roof repairs from turning into major issues. Consequences of Roof Leaks If not addressed in a timely man

6 FAQs About Roofing Answered!

Your roof is a big investment and if you think you may need a new roof at the Lake of the Ozarks  you probably have a few questions. Today, your favorite roofing company at the Lake of the Ozarks has the answers to several of the most frequently asked questions about roofing. Don't worry, if you don't find the answer to your questions here, feel free to give Above & Beyond Roofing a call at 573-302-0354 and we will be happy to answer any questions you may have. 1) My roof is leaking, does it need to be completely replaced? If you have a leak in your roof, you don't necessarily need an entirely new roof. Leaks can result from loose flashings or when the section of the roof becomes damaged. As long as the rest of the shingles are still in tact and in good condition, you will only need to have the damaged section of the roof repaired or replaced. 2) How long will my new roof last? Most roofing systems are designed to last 30 years. However, each roofing system

How Does Snow Impact My Roof?

Some of us weren't expecting the winter weather we received already which means we may be getting winter sooner than usual. Winter can sometimes lead to problems with your roof especially if you've got an older roof or roof that needs repairing. Have you ever wondered if snow can impact your roof? In today's blog, your Lake of the Ozarks roofers would like to shed light on how snow can impact your roof. Missouri Snow Trends  While we don't typically get two feet of snow in one storm like other parts of the country, Missouri does get its fair share of snow. Snow has been known to fall in Missouri as early as October and as late as May; however, most of it falls between December and February. This year, we have already encountered snow which means we may be getting more this winter. Throughout the state, we average anywhere between 8 and 24 inches, with the northern part of the state seeing more snowfall than the south. It is unusual for snow to stay on the groun

Save Energy During Cold Weather With These 7 Tips!

Cold weather is already here and it appears that winter may be coming a little early this year. Colder weather means you've got your heat on and more than likely your utility bills are going to start to increase. Today, Above & Beyond Roofing would like to offer a few suggestions for keeping your home energy efficient in an effort to keep your utility bill as low as possible as we approach the colder months. Read on to learn about seven tips for conserving energy in your home. Tip #1 Layer Up One of the simplest ways to save money on your electric bill is to just turn down the heat. Rather than walking around the house in shorts and a tank top, find a nice warm pair of sweatpants and a sweatshirt. Keep blankets on the couch and you can even add an area rug for extra insulation on the floor. For every degree you lower your heat in the 60°-70° range, you can save up to 5% on energy costs. Tip #2 Adjust the Thermostat Another easy way to decrease your electricity usag

Hire a Professional to Install Your Roof: Here's Why!

It seems like homeowners are getting more and savvier when it comes to home improvement projects. DIY (Do it Your Self) is a popular trend to save money. While there are a lot of projects you are more than capable of tackling yourself, installing a new roof at the Lake of the Ozark j ust shouldn't be one of them. You should always hire a professional roofing company at the Lake of the Ozarks to make repairs and install a new roof and here's why. You're Not Risking Your Safety. Being on your roof is dangerous; falling off can cause serious injury. When it comes to learning a new task, your sole focus is on getting the task done. With that mindset, it's easy to forget about your surroundings. Professional roofers have experience being on roofs and take all the safety precautions necessary. You'll Probably Save Money in the Long Run. The main reason people take on DIY projects is to save money. However, when it comes to something as important as your roof