A damaged roof not only puts the rest of your home at risk for additional damages and expensive repairs, but it’s also a safety hazard. It’s especially important to get ahead of residential roof repairs on your Milwaukee home due to extreme winter weather. The last thing you want is to find out you have a leak during a snow or ice storm. Not only will winter conditions make roof repairs more difficult, but they can also make small problems escalate quickly. This will rack up your repair bill and potentially even cause more permanent damage to the rest of your home. To make sure this doesn’t happen, reach out to a dependable Milwaukee roofing company to perform an inspection and make sure everything is in working order before the temperatures drop. [Read more…] about Why You Shouldn’t Wait For Residential Roof Repair On Your Milwaukee Home
Roof Repairs- Fast!
Before Mr. and Mrs. Wester contacted us, our competition turned their project down. They needed their roof fixed fast. Other companies did not want to work under pressure. Likewise, the responsibility of roofing a home that would be resold soon is a daunting task. But, unlike our competition, we were up for the challenge.
The Westers needed their roof repaired in order to sell their house. The timing was critical. So, we provided a full roof inspection to see what we were working with. The roof was overdue for an update and was actively leaking. From there, we documented problem areas and provided an accurate proposal. [Read more…] about Roof Repairs- Fast!
4 Known Benefits of a Stainless Steel Chimney Liners
You love your chimney: After all, how else is Santa going to get into your home to shower you with the presents you’ve dreamed of getting?
As great as a chimney is, however, it can also be your worst nightmare if it’s not safely maintained. And that’s why you need a stainless steel chimney liner.
Since the early 1900s, officials have recommended installing flue lining, and the majority of fire codes mandate them now. Why? Because they essentially keep your chimney from having a shorter lifespan, and they also keep you from having a shorter lifespan, too. [Read more…] about 4 Known Benefits of a Stainless Steel Chimney Liners
Chimney Repair: Best Left to the Pros
While many Americans achieve the American Dream of homeownership, few are prepared for the frequent repairs and projects that go along with it. With the easy spread of information possible with modern technology, more and more homeowners are choosing the DIY method for many household projects. While DIY is a great way to learn a new skill and gain a sense of personal accomplishment, there are many repair tasks that require years of practice and trial-and-error to achieve the necessary level of competency and safety. At the top of the list – and the top of your home – is chimney repair, a task which is best left to the experts – like the chimney repair experts at Over The Top Roofing, your best bet for chimney repair in the Milwaukee and Menomonee Falls areas. [Read more…] about Chimney Repair: Best Left to the Pros
3 Common Attic Problems that can Harm your Roof and your Pocketbook
Your home’s roof is in disrepair, with buckled, cracked shingles and numerous water leaks. The solution: replace the roof and call it a day, right? Wrong. Many times, there are problems in your attic that need to be addressed as well. If you leave those problems as is, you may not get as many years out of your new roof as you expect. This becomes an even larger problem in the winter when escaping heat melts the snow on your roof and creates ice dams, hazardous icicles and other problems which compromise the structure of your home and severely harm your roofing materials. Over The Top Roofing is your roofing and attic insulation expert in Milwaukee and Menomonee Falls, and we would like to share some information with you about 3 common attic problems and how to solve them. [Read more…] about 3 Common Attic Problems that can Harm your Roof and your Pocketbook
How to Choose a Roofing Contractor
When it’s time for your roof to be replaced, you may feel overwhelmed with the amount of roofing contractors available to take the job. How do you know who is honest and who is going to give you the runaround? Should you go with one of the major companies, or look for a smaller group that can deliver more personal service? Where should you look? Over the Top Roofing has decades of experience in the roofing industry, and we know that homeowners are faced with these questions and more when it comes to roofing contractor choices. While we believe that we are the best roofing choice in the in the Milwaukee and Menomonee Falls area, we can back it up with some factual advice that you can use when choosing your contractor. [Read more…] about How to Choose a Roofing Contractor