Although not as common as it once was, slate is still used as a roofing material for many new homes, and it is still present throughout the New Orleans area as a beautiful complement to many of our historical buildings. As a roofing material, slate actually has a fairly interesting history. So, we thought we’d
Those who own commercial buildings know just how important it is to take care of every aspect of that building if they hope to remain in business. A company with a leaky roof could find that they have tens of thousands of dollars’ worth of damage to products and equipment if they aren’t careful. A
Your roof is naturally one of the most important elements of your home. If you have problems with the roof, it means you will not have protection from the rain and other elements. Issues with the roof can allow pests to make their way into your home and cause damage to the items in the

Benefits of Solar Shingles

Chances are that you’ve heard quite a bit about going solar over the past couple of years, and there is good reason for this. More and more homeowners are looking at the benefits that using solar shingles on their home can provide. In an area such as Louisiana, which doesn’t get snow and has relatively
How handy to you think you are? Do you have a DIY attitude and really love to do things around the house? While that’s great, and it might be perfectly feasible to install new cabinets or new flooring, there’s a difference between turning a few screws and working with photovoltaic solar panels and connecting them
The days are getting shorter and you know that winter is just around the corner, so it’s time that you start thinking about the roof above your business. When winter is coming, you need to start winter prep for your commercial roof. Even though we’re fortunate enough in Louisiana not to have to deal with
Sheet metal is a very popular material used in the construction of a wide range of different applications. The thin flat sheets are typically aluminum, brass, tin, nickel, or steel, but copper is starting to become one of the most sought after options available thanks to the quality, durability, and aesthetics it can offer. The
While you might not think very often about the roof that’s over your head, it’s perhaps the most important part of the building that you’re in. It’s designed to keep the elements out, and everything within the building protected. But, because you might not often think about your roof, you might not also be considering
Your commercial roof is one of the most important investments that your business has made. It might not be the most glamorous investment, sure, but your commercial roof is the only thing that stands between your business and the elements. For this reason, it’s important that your commercial roof be regularly evaluated for leaks and