Shingle Roof Typically Last how Long in Florida?
Jan19

Shingle Roof Typically Last how Long in Florida?

One of the most accurate ways to tell how long a roof will last is by referring to the manufacturer’s warranty and comparing it to the date of installation. However, it’s likely you bought your current house with its existing roof, and there’s no visible marker indicating its warranty.   In that case, you must do your best estimating. Most roofing shingles come with a 20-year warranty, and that’s a good rule of thumb to follow...

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Do you have any Unwanted Visitors?
Jan19

Do you have any Unwanted Visitors?

Did you know that any type of critter – rat, squirrel, opossum, mouse, bat – that decides to live under your roof can cause damage to your home? Are you located in Orlando or Central Florida? Let an animal professional trap your mice, rats, squirrels, raccoons or other critters, varmints or vermin that are living in your attic. Then let a roofing professional fix your roof! Don Schmidt Roofing will be happy to inspect your roof and...

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Roofing Options for your Florida Mobile Home.
Jan19

Roofing Options for your Florida Mobile Home.

Mobile home roofing is more versatile than one may think it is. Several options will help solve the leakage problems many Florida mobile home owners have. Some options are more affordable than others and easier to install. We always recommend calling a professional when installing any roof, so the installation process is as smooth as can be with a quality finish. Here are four roofing options for your mobile home roofing.   Steel...

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Is it Time to Replace your Florida Roof.
Jan13

Is it Time to Replace your Florida Roof.

This is a question many ask as soon as it starts raining. Roofing experts say that many times the quantity or the quality of leaks indicates that your roof needs to be replaced.   Naturally, when water is leaking into someone’s house, the first thought is, “it’s the roof,” but the roof isn’t always to blame. The most important clue is the age of your roof and the type of material from which it is made. If you know it’s been up...

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Choosing the Correct Metal Roof Color for your Roof.
Jan13

Choosing the Correct Metal Roof Color for your Roof.

The color of your roof plays a major role in helping make your home more energy-efficient, so taking this into consideration will help you save money on your monthly electric bill. Lighter color roofs reflect sun’s heat much better than darker colors. In fact, a white metal roof is Energy Star rated as a cool roof and can be 50 to 60 degrees cooler than a dark color asphalt shingles roof. It is best to choose a light color metal such...

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