Does your Florida roof need a Replacement or a Repair?
Nov29

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 at your home.
Nov29

How to protect your roof at your home.

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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A few ideas to set up your Christmas Lights.
Nov29

A few ideas 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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Flashing… What is it good for?
Nov25

Flashing… What is it good for?

Flashing helps direct the flow of water around openings. Since water can seep into your home’s walls, deteriorating building materials, causing structural damage, and creating moisture and mold problems, it is very important to properly install flashing when constructing a new house or altering the exterior of a house. Flashing is used beneath the first course above ground level in a masonry building, above all wood trim on shelves,...

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Happy Thanksgiving 2020
Nov25

Happy Thanksgiving 2020

Thank you for being our valued customers. We are grateful for the pleasure of serving you and meeting your roofing needs. We wish you a lovely Thanksgiving and a joyous holiday season. With many thanks, from all of us at DonSchmidtRoofing

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Get your mind on your roofs Gutters!
Nov25

Get your mind on your roofs Gutters!

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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