Entries by Shelley Metzler

5 Things to Know About Commercial Flat Roof Repair

Whether or not you have experience with roofing projects, you’re probably aware that the flat roof of a commercial building must be handled differently than other types of roofs. It’s precisely because the roofs of most commercial buildings are flat that they have different needs, in maintenance, care, and of course, repair. While in some […]

5 Tips for Summer Roof Maintenance in Portland, Oregon

When is the best time to check the roof of your home for potential maintenance items? If you said winter, you’re half right. Wintertime roof maintenance in Portland, Oregon, means clearing the gutters of leaves and needles that fell from the trees during the fall. It means ensuring puddling water doesn’t build up on your […]

Know Your Roofing Facts: The Anatomy of a Roof

The roof of your house acts as the home’s protective barrier. It shields your home from harsh environmental conditions, such as heavy rains and strong winds. But most people don’t spend too much time thinking about their roof or how to protect it. If that applies to you, don’t worry. Interstate Roofing has you covered. […]

Tips for Finding Quality Residential Roofing in Vancouver

So you’ve decided to have a new roof installed on your home. The biggest challenge you’ll face isn’t deciding what type of material will look best, or even what color tiles you want on your home. The most challenging obstacle you’ll face during the process is selecting which residential roofing contractor is best for your […]

What Is a Toe Board & How Else Do Roofers Stay Safe?

Safety is key in any construction job and few workers in the residential housing business understand this better than roofers. Since they’re working high atop a part of the home not really designed for people to stand on, they must find creative ways to protect themselves from injury without damaging the home. One of the […]

4 Must-Ask Questions for Your Roofing Experts

When it comes time to repair or replace your roof—and if you own a home or building long enough, that time will eventually come—there are key questions you’ll want to ask your roofing experts before you sign on the dotted line. You can already imagine that the top question anyone would have about this service […]