Building & Construction

Read the on building and construction from our team at Yorkshire Roofing.

What Are The Latest Tech Advances in the Roofing Industry?

Every year, new technology is being introduced in the roofing industry. From innovative materials to improved technologies, roofing companies are always looking for ways to improve their processes.  With the rise in demand for more modern roofing solutions, technology has also increased in its scope and innovation. There are many benefits to using advanced technology […]

5 Signs That It’s Time To Replace Your Commercial Roof

Checking the roof is one of the most important things to remember while managing a commercial property. A quick visual check might help you discover hidden problems before they become more severe and expensive to correct. Major roof issues might signal trouble for your business, or perhaps the end of it. For example, an unexpected […]

What Are The Differences Between Residential and Commercial Roofing?

Roofing is not typically given much attention by homeowners or business owners unless there is a problem. As a result, residential and commercial roofs may appear to have nothing in common with the ordinary individual.  However, there are significant distinctions between them. That is why you want the services of an expert and educated roofing […]

Top 10 Signs You May Need a New Roof

Knowing the type of material your roof is made of is one way to determine if you need a complete replacement or just a patch and repair work. In general, copper, tile, and slate roofs can last 50 years or longer, cement shingles around 25 years, and asphalt shingles about 20 years.  Aside from the […]

Different Types of Insulation for a More Energy Efficient House

One of the most effective ways to reduce your energy consumption and create a comfortable home environment is to include good insulation material in the design, construction, and renovation of your home.    In a report published by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), adding insulation in the attics and floors and air sealing the […]

How to clean up your gutters during fall

As pretty as the fall season is, with all of its vibrant colors and relaxing breeze, it comes with a little bit of discomfort as well. This season signifies the start of major household work, as well. There are a lot of tasks to be accomplished during the fall. For instance, you should need to […]

Factors That Affect The Life Of Your Roof

Your roof takes the most beating more than all the parts of your house combined. It is normal to expect that the lifespan of a roof is not forever – even the most expensive and most elaborately made roofs can be a victim of destruction. However, it is still reasonable to assume that roofs should […]

Why Your Building Deserves a TOP Roofing System

Before we get to the why, allow us to explain a bit of a what TPO Roofing Systems are. TPO, otherwise known as Thermoplastic Polyolefin, is not the newest kid on the block for roofing options for huge structures but one of the most misunderstood materials. It is a single-ply reflective roofing membrane, that varies […]

How to Hang Christmas Lights Outside Your Home the Right Way

The Holidays are fast approaching. Are your homes ready to welcome the warmth of Christmas? Christmas is a joyous occasion, a time for family and friends to gather together in front of the fire while having hot cocoa and enjoying each other’s stories. Houses are decorated with bright lights and jingles are heard everywhere. At […]

How to protect your roof this summer

While most of us would rather be planning our summer vacations or enjoying time by the pool, it’s important to remember your roof this summer and a few keys tips to keep it in top shape through these extremely hot months. Let’s take a look at a few of the things you can do right […]