With Maine winter fast approaching, even homeowners with the best roofs need to winterize in preparation for the snowy season. Winters always bring bothersome conditions, like ice dams, that take a toll on buildings. The tell-tale signs of a roof with ice dams are icicles hanging from the … [Read more...] about Effects of Ice Dams
When it comes to chilly Maine winters, winterizing your roof is an essential step to keeping your home warm and dry for the season. The Roof Doctors can help you get your roof properly winterized by checking the shape it is in now and taking steps to repair any problem areas before the snow comes … [Read more...] about Winterizing Your Roof
Roofing problems--like many problems in life--are easier to fix when you spot them before catastrophe hits. Staying vigilant and looking out for signs that your roof may be failing can save you a bundle of trouble and cash. So here are some common signs to watch for that may point to a failing … [Read more...] about Common Signs That Your Roof May Be Failing
Two words you never want to hear from your roof experts is “ponding water.” Ponding water occurs on roofs with flat sections. Water collects there from rain or melting snow and is unable to runoff due to the lack of roof slope. This can cause a host of issues and requires immediate attention from … [Read more...] about What is Ponding Water in Roofing
When it’s time to update your roof, consider making more than just a change to new materials. In 2021, there are several roofing trends that can give you better function and looks when you make this upgrade to your home. Solar Panels Affordability and governmental incentives have forwarded the … [Read more...] about Current Roofing Trends to Consider
Summer seems like the time when all your problems go away and get replaced with days at the lake and excellent barbeque—except for if you’re a homeowner. The summer brings a host of problems to deal with in your home, including summer roofing problems that you need to watch out for. Storm … [Read more...] about Summer Roofing Problems to Watch Out For
When you need a roofing project done, it can feel disruptive to your day-to-day life and home. At The Roof Doctors, we strive to protect your home during the project and work efficiently so that disruptions from our work are minimal. From minor repairs to full replacements we have systems in … [Read more...] about How Do They Protect My Home During a Roofing Project?
April showers bring May flowers—and roof damage. Whether you’re up in the mountains or on the shoreline, a blustery spring forecast portends nothing good for a roof in need of repairs. If you’ve sustained some damage that’s only clear after the snow melted off, don’t wait to have a Maine roof … [Read more...] about Spring Can Bring High Winds and Storms. A Maine Roof Inspection Can Make Sure Your Ready.
Ever thought about the residential roof over your head, as in really thought about it? If not, maybe it’s time to give it some consideration. Your roof is the protective element of your home. It also includes insulation that can help make your home more energy efficient for both heating and … [Read more...] about What are the components of a Residential Roof in Scarborough, ME
It’s no secret that winters are hard on buildings in Maine. Homeowners know just how frustrating dealing with these weather-related challenges can be. From shoveling out of your front door to salting your driveway before you can pull out of it safely, winter requires a whole host of new chores, but … [Read more...] about Roof Ice Dams in Kennebunk, ME?