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Re-roofing Basics

When a roof needs work, homeowners in Tyler, Longview and the DFW area put a lot of research into finding the best option. Finding a reliable roofing contractor is just the beginning. Next, you’ll have to choose the right roofing materials, read up on warranty coverage and choose between re-roofing and a complete roof replacement.

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How Roof Flashing Works

Shingles and roof tiles get a lot of attention. That might be because they make up most the visible surface of your roof. However, other less noticeable parts are just as important. Roof flashing is critical when it comes to keeping out water. If it becomes damaged or it’s not installed right, your roof might

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What’s the Most Durable Type of Roofing?

Having a roof replacement is a little like buying new tires. You put it off because of the hassle and expense, but eventually it’s just time. If this isn’t your first rodeo, you know the option that costs you the least up front might not be the best choice overall. Items that are well-made, properly

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Best Roofing Materials for Commercial Roofs

Commercial roofing has some significant differences from residential roofing. Most businesses are by nature much larger than single-family homes, so a commercial roof protects much more square footage. Most commercial roofs tend to either have a low slope or be completely flat, so the design is much different. Your business might also plan to house equipment

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Ice Dams in East Texas?

People in Tyler, Longview and DFW often tune out information on ice dams because they think we so seldom have snow it must not be a threat. Actually, there are several ways ice dams can form and damage roofing in our area. Read on to find out when your roof is at risk. What’s an

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4 East Texas Roofing Problems (And How to Solve Them)

If you catch roofing problems early, it can save you a lot of money in the long run. Sometimes calling a roofing contractor for roof repair can make the difference between a simple fix and extensive water damage or the need for an entire roof replacement. Some roofing issues are more likely to occur than

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Roofing 101 — What Your New Roof Includes

At Advantage Roofing, we install GAF lifetime roofing systems for home and business owners in Tyler, Longview and DFW. We’ve been doing it for years now, but we’re still pretty impressed with this manufacturer’s superior products and technology. If you’re having us install a new GAF roof, here’s what you’re getting. Careful Preparation First, Advantage

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Roofing Color Choices — How to Pick The Best

Your roof counts for up to 40 percent of your home’s visible exterior. It has a huge impact on how your home looks. When people in Tyler, Longview and DFW are thinking through roofing choices for new home construction or refreshing their home’s exterior, they often wonder if they should go with a color besides

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Top 6 Roof Warranty Questions Answered

Unfortunately, most people don’t think about their roof warranty until something goes wrong. If you’re researching East Texas roofing contractors, compare the warranty they offer, not just what they charge for roofing installation or repair. Here are some of the questions we hear most often. See also: Most Frequently Asked East Texas Roofing Questions Is

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Huge Roofing Mistakes That Will Cost You a Bundle

So you’re either planning a DFW or Tyler roof installation or you need a roofing contractor for roof repair. Either way you’re probably not looking forward to the headache or the expense. At Advantage Roofing, we work around your schedule and handle all the details to keep the headache to a minimum, our prices are

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