Urban heat islands are areas in cities that are warmer than their surroundings. In this blog, roofing contractor Feller Roofing of New Braunfels takes an in-depth look at the urban heat island effect, and how the right kind of roofing can mitigate its effects.
When choosing a material for a roof replacement project, you not only have to consider its price and aesthetic appeal. Another factor that you’ll have to think about is the climate in your area. This is because the performance of various roofing materials varies according to your climate. Luckily, if you live in a warm climate, there are roofing materials available at your disposal.
Summer brings a whole host of advantages with it. For instance, it’s one of the best seasons to conduct repairs around your home or on your residential roofing system. While summer may not pose too much of a threat to residential properties, it does pose a problem for commercial buildings, particularly the flat roof. Due to the heat that summer brings with it, it’s likely that your commercial roof will face some adverse effects if you don’t keep an eye on it.
Not everyone is lucky enough to buy a home that meets every single need. Sometimes, the location is perfect, but there’s not enough space. Other times, there are issues with the property that need to be rectified before settling in. [Read more…]