18.04.2023

A TPO roof is a thermoplastic polyolefin roof made up of ethylene-propylene rubber and additives, such as fiberglass. The additives or fillers in these roofs provide extra strength and flexibility. If you’ve seen buildings with white, reflective roofs, these are usually TPO roofing systems. This type of roof is becoming more common for low slope…

13.04.2023

Leverage Roofing offers residential and commercial roofing services in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Our roofing company is committed to providing exceptional service for homeowners and businesses in the area. Our team has over 30 years of experience in the industry, so you can depend on us for all of your roofing needs. As part of…

23.03.2023

Your roof is an important part of your home, but you might not be familiar with many roofing terms. When you hire professional roofers, knowing some of the roofing terminology they use can help you understand the work they’re doing. The following are some common terms used in the roofing industry. Keep these in mind…

08.03.2023

If you’ve been thinking about having a roof replacement, you may have heard some different terms thrown around. A hip roof, gable roof, mansard roof, gambrel roof, or shed roof all refer to different roof geometries, or shapes. Metal roofing, double underlayment, slate shingles, asphalt shingles, and similar options refer to roofing materials. But what…

01.02.2023

What Kind of Roof Damage is Covered by Insurance? When you’ve suffered roof damage, such as a roof leak, it’s important that you know what your homeowner’s insurance policy will cover before you start making repairs. Will your home insurance cover roof repairs, or can you get a roof replacement in some instances? What about water…

17.01.2023

Roofs protect buildings and homes from the elements, including rain, high wind, and hail. Although many roofing systems are made to be durable, severe weather can cause damage. Roof damage can also occur over the years from wear and tear as roofs reach the end of their lifespan.   Knowing more about common types of…

07.12.2022

Though a new roof is a long-term investment, it is one that will need replacement at some point or another. Beyond regular maintenance and repairs when a single asphalt shingle or wood shingle needs to replace a missing shingle due to high winds, a roof’s lifespan can vary greatly depending on several factors. This can…