Why Your Roof Is Creaking

We’re all familiar with the crack and pop of a settling home. But what if your roof sounds upgrade from subtle to alarming? Are you dealing with a loud roof, or do you find yourself wondering “why is my roof creaking?” If so, the roofing professionals at Shanco are here to put your mind at ease! Continue reading “Why Your Roof Is Creaking” »

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What Do I Do When My Roof Leaks?

Spotted the signs of a roof leak in your Maryland home, and not sure where to turn? Don’t stress! The expert roofing team at Shanco can help. It’s important to know that while you need a solution to avoid further damage, you’ve got time. It’s all about knowing what to do, and being prepared. Continue reading “What Do I Do When My Roof Leaks?” »

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How a Reflective Roof Coating Can Drastically Lower Your Energy Costs

Ask any homeowner about what they want from their Maryland home, and the most common answer is probably going to be some variation of “comfortable, and low cost”. Energy-efficiency has become a huge deal in our power-hungry homes. But how to tackle this issue? You may be surprised, but you need to do little more than look to your roof! Continue reading “How a Reflective Roof Coating Can Drastically Lower Your Energy Costs” »

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The Different Types of Shingles You Can Choose from for Your Columbia, MD Home

Whether you’re considering a new roof installation or are looking to repair the existing shingles you have, knowing about the different types of shingles is important. Each type has its own benefits and drawbacks that are worth considering as you make the best decision about your home. Continue reading “The Different Types of Shingles You Can Choose from for Your Columbia, MD Home” »

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You’ll Be Blown Away By These Gorgeous Metal Roofs

More and more folks are opting to gain the advantages of a metal roof installation in Maryland, and the expert roofing professionals at Shanco are more than happy to supply! However, despite the serious advantages provided by choosing metal as your roofing material, there are still some naysayers out there, or some folks that are just a bit resistant. Continue reading “You’ll Be Blown Away By These Gorgeous Metal Roofs” »

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Why Galvanized Steel Is the New Darling of Metal Roofing

Metal roofing has been used for generations all across the world. The durability and dependability are just hard to beat as a roofing material. Modern applications have only made metal a stronger (literally and figuratively) option as energy-efficiency modifications have been made as well as alterations to improve damage resistance. But out of all metal types, one stands a cut above the rest in the industry at the moment: galvanized steel roofing.

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Stay Ahead of Roof Damage By Establishing a Maintenance Plan

Your roof plays a massively important role in keeping your home safe, secure, and energy-efficiency. And for the most part, it does it’s job without much fuss. But if you begin to fall behind in upkeep, suddenly you could find yourself bombarded with costly repairs, problems with leaking, and might even be facing an unexpected roof replacement! Having trouble keeping up with your Rockville roof? Get a roof maintenance plan! Continue reading “Stay Ahead of Roof Damage By Establishing a Maintenance Plan” »

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GAF vs. CertainTeed Roofing

When you’re looking for a roof installation, you naturally want the best. The best service, the best quality, and arguably most importantly,and the best products! Your roof is quite the investment, and you want it to stick around for a while. But usually the hardest decision you can make when looking into roofs is choosing the manufacturer. There are tons of them, and the majority of them all offer really good, solid, and dependable products. Continue reading “GAF vs. CertainTeed Roofing” »

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Get the Most Out of Your Flat Roof in Washington, DC

Are you the proud owner of a flat roof here in Washington? If so, you’re probably aware that taking care of your roof is a little bit different from how you would care for a sloped one. If not, you might wonder why. Well, a flat roof offers a unique set of benefits, but of course also comes with unique challenges as well. So how do you know whether or not you’re getting the most out of your flat roof in Washington, DC? We can help! Continue reading “Get the Most Out of Your Flat Roof in Washington, DC” »

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What It Means When Your Roof Shingles Are Curling

curling, damaged shingles

Your roof is the first and most prominent line of defense for your home. High winds, storms, and against sunlight; your roof works hard to keep your home and its contents safe! So, of course, you want to be sure your roof is strong and healthy. Particularly since summer is in full swing now, which can be one of the most dangerous seasons for roofs. Continue reading “What It Means When Your Roof Shingles Are Curling” »

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