Ventilation - A Roofing IssueWritten by Bob W / Four Seasons Roofing and Siding
This is a topic that is largely misunderstood by Roofing Industry. Proper ventilation is lauded by almost everyone, and rightfully so, as a key element in roof longevity and energy savings. The impetus to capitalize on issue comes, like most things, from a drive for profit. The least amount of labor expended and higher dollar contract equals profit. An improper ventilation system, however profits no one, especially roofer that stakes a reputation on it.
We always will ask to see your attic space and we verify and measure existing ventilation openings. We diagnose potential problems and endeavor to educate you, consumer. We explain exactly your roof’s requirements and we give it to you in writing. Occasionally a customer will have reason to not want ventilation
A Roofing EnigmaWritten by Bob W / Four Seasons Roofing and Siding
For all of those who suffer from giant ice growth at eaves in winter.
Ice and Water Shield
The onset of ice & water shield usage in northeast after great ice storms of early 90’s has brought with it a mentality that has made for profession a strange enigma. The experience that is forever embedded on minds of those that dwelled under massive influx of water resulting from ice dams has caused mandate of ice and water shield usage in installation of new roofing systems. This is much like a doctor that treats symptom, rather than offering a cure. Ventilation is almost always way to cure such problems. The costliness of doing job right often involves a redesign of situation. Many times, with a little education, more can be done with proper approach that can afford a lasting roofing system, and a healthier environment for those living inside dwelling. Visit us at: http://www.fourseasonsroofingandsiding.com