Roofing Repair | Felt vs. Synthetic

Alex KotsyubaRoofing

felt and synthetic underlayment

When in the process of replacing your shingles, one of the first thing to always have in the back of your mind is safety, and protection of your roof. Part of that is underlayment, which acts as secondary protection if water ever seeps through a shingle or two. Roofing Shingles Underlayment In almost every home throughout the states, there are … Read More

The Signs of a Leaky Roof

Alex KotsyubaRoofing

signs-leaky-roof

Time is of the essence, locating the root of a leak is the most essential part to getting your roof back in good health. By finding the leak you will be able to determine what kind of repair is going to be needed and the amount it will cost. Most times a leak from the roof is caused by ruined … Read More

Types of Windows

Alex KotsyubaWindows

Windows can greatly affect the look and feel of a home. There are several types of windows and window styles. When designing or redesigning a house, it is important to consider all styles to figure out which window best suits your needs. Casement Windows These windows are hinged on either the left or right side, and controlled by a crank … Read More

Was My Shingle Roof Installed Correctly?

Alex KotsyubaRoofing

roof shingle installation

Was my shingle roof installed correctly? Shingle roof installation is a process that requires patience and experience. Some contractors like to cut corners and when corners get cut, your roof gets hurt. We at Home Evolution Strive to exceed the rest and treat every shingle repair as if it was on our own home. In this blog we talk about … Read More

Why You Should Leave Roof Repair To The Professionals

Alex KotsyubaRoofing

professional roof repair by a contractor

Many times when signs start to appear of corrosion and wear to your roof, you look and see if there’s a chance you could do it yourself. In this blog Home Evolution will explain why doing things yourself isn’t always the answer. Roofing Repair Requires Safety All professionals know that when repairing a roof, you need safety equipment to prevent … Read More

Color Siding Issues

Alex KotsyubaSiding

Close view of badly peeling paint on old clapboard siding.

Your home’s siding is what gives your home a lot of its overall look. After all, most people describe their home using its color, which is typically provided by your siding! Over time, your colored siding can start to look dingy and old. At this point, it may be time for a replacement! Here are the three most common color … Read More

The Benefits of IKO Roofing

Alex KotsyubaRoofing

benefits of iko roofing shingles

We take pride in using the best products for our customers. That is why we offer IKO Roofing Systems and shingles. From shingles to entire roofing systems, complete with eave protection, underlayment, and roof starters, IKO is setting the bar high when it comes to protecting your home. There are many benefits to choosing IKO for your roofing needs. We’ve … Read More

The 5 Important Questions to Ask Your Contractor

Alex KotsyubaRoofing

contractor with customers

When meeting with your contractor, there are crucial questions that are very important for you to ask. This way, you’ll ensure that you have as much information as possible about what is being done and be able to make the best decisions possible for your situation. Here are the top 5 questions you should be asking your contractor: 1. Is … Read More

5 Steps to a Roof Inspection

Alex KotsyubaRoofing

Roofer Working On Exterior Of New Home

You might not have thought about it, but your roof is an essential part of your home and needs to be inspected to ensure there are no problems with it. At the very least, roof inspections should take place yearly. However, winter and spring tend to be the worst conditions for roofs, so you should do your inspections during and/or … Read More

How to Assess Your Roof for Winter Damage

Alex KotsyubaRoofing

damaged roof shingles, roof repair albany ny

Your roof’s shingles are designed to protect your home during inclement weather. The winter months can cause major problems and detecting any issues and getting them taken care of quickly are important. Snow, heavy winds, sleet, and damaging hail storms can lead to potentially costly damage. Even if the damage isn’t immediately affecting your home and the inside of your … Read More