What might a new roof be in Florida be?
Dec03

What might a new roof be in Florida be?

It is said that the most important part of your house is your roofing in Florida, and undoubtedly there is no greater investment towards your home than that of a new roof. There are many reasons as to why you may need a new roof. These may include: natural disasters that can cause severe damage, an aged roof, or the improper installation of a roof by another Florida roofing contractor. The final cost of a roof may vary, after many...

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How are your Christmas lights hanging?
Dec03

How are your Christmas lights hanging?

Before you hang your Christmas lights on your roof in Florida, be sure to follow these helpful tips to have a safe and Merry Christmas this year.   To avoid the trouble that walking on a roof can cause, use a ladder to hang your Christmas roof decorations.   To reach a roof, extend the ladder at least 3 feet beyond the edge of the roof. Make sure to stay centered between the rails of the ladder. Do not overreach to hang...

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Does your Florida roof need a replacement or a repair?
Dec03

Does your Florida roof need a replacement or a repair?

The security and life of the roof isn’t something that most homeowners worry about unless there’s a problem. However, it’s important to pay attention to any changes in your roof to determine whether a repair needs to be made well before a problem occurs. A neglected roof can cause even bigger complications with a home including water damage to the frame, leaks that ruin personal belongings, and an extreme decrease in the energy...

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How to protect your roof, home or business
Nov25

How to protect your roof, home or business

While maintaining them alone can be a challenge, roofs need as much care as any other part of our home. Moisture and plant growth can slowly, but irrevocably, weaken your roof until it eventually fails under the pressure of the next storm or hurricane.   The best way to prevent disaster and costly roof repairs? Pamper your roof a little, and it’ll last twice if it would otherwise. Even roofs need love. Here are three dangers to...

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You need to get your mind on your gutters, on your roof.
Nov25

You need to get your mind on your gutters, on your roof.

What I am talking about is your gutters on your home or business. Have you checked them lately? If not, you need to because gutters tend to fill up very quickly and you will want to make sure they are clean and clear. Clogged gutters and downspouts cause water to back up and when water backs up, it can damage your roof. Checking your gutters is something you can easily do yourself. But if you need some help, or notice a problem just...

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A few light tips to set up your Christmas lights
Nov25

A few light tips to set up your Christmas lights

It is beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Everyone is ready to put up their Christmas lights and decorations up, but do you properly know how to put up your lights? And safely? Don Schmidt Roofing has some tips for you to make sure you safely and properly hang your Christmas lights on your house. Step One is to make sure you have an idea of where you want to place the lights. Look for the power outlet(s) that you will be using to...

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