Chicago Bungalow Tile Roofs
Some might argue that the greatest Chicago landmark is the bungalow home. With over 80,000 bungalows, roughly 1/3 of all single-family homes in the Chicagoland area, it is easy to see why the house style is so important. Smart Roofing Inc. understands this and works hand in hand with homeowners […]learn more»
Holiday Decorating Could Damage Your Roof
It may be the most wonderful time of the year, but installing festive lights on a home can be a headache and potentially cause damage to your roof. Avoid the hassle and make decorating more enjoyable with these tips to avoid roof damage. Don’t let your shingles jingle. Never […]learn more»
Proper Gutter Maintenance
Proper gutter maintenance is the #1 way to prevent expensive water damage to your home. Gutters are designed to do one thing — channel water away from the foundation — and they’re critical to protecting the structural integrity of your house. However, in order for gutters to do their job […]learn more»
Is There Mold On Your Roof?
Ick. MOLD. That four-letter word can cause any homeowner to tremble. Did you know that September is Mold Awareness Month? Overall, mold likes to grow where it’s damp. That’s why you will sometimes see it accumulate on bathroom walls and showers, in closed-in attic spaces, and sometimes on roofs! The […]learn more»
Roof Maintenance & Inspections
Fall is the time for roof maintenance, roof inspections and roof repairs. Before the cold, snowy weather returns, contact us to schedule maintenance and repairs to your roof. Gutters: Gutters are one of the most important parts of a home, and blocked gutters are a big source of leaks. If gutters […]learn more»
Fall Home Maintenance
Prevent roof damage and boost energy efficiency in your home before the cold weather hits Chicago. Smart Roofing, Inc. can help you with your home maintenance checklist. Care for trees and shrubs. If you have trees on your property, know how to prune properly to avoid falling limbs in winter […]learn more»
Chicago’s GAF Master Elite Roofing Contractor
Don’t trust your biggest asset to just any contractor. Smart Roofing is a GAF factory-certified Master Elite roofing contractor serving Chicago and the Chicago suburbs for over 20 years! Because of GAF’s stringent standards, only the top 2% of all roofing contractors have qualified as Master Elite contractors! Choosing […]learn more»
The Importance of Commercial Roof Maintenance & Repair
The roof is a commercial building’s first line of defense from natural hazards such as wind, rain, fire, hail, ice, snow, and extreme heat. It is also the most vulnerable part of your building. Every day, your roof is exposed to weather and other elements that may contribute to decay […]learn more»
Chicago Roof Clean-up Tips
It’s time for your roof’s spring-cleaning and inspection. Not only will this make your home look better, it can also extend the life of the roof. Here are some tips on what to look for during spring cleaning. Tree limbs. Make sure tree limbs don’t touch a roof. If they […]learn more»
Storm Damage – Roof Repair Or Replacement?
Do you know the key danger signals of a failing roof? Follow the link below for more information and how to recognize the signs that your roof needs repair or replacement. Smart Roofing, Inc. is pleased to be a GAF Master Elite Roofing Contractor! http://www.gaf.com/Roofing/Residential/Key_Danger_Signals SMART Roofing, Inc. is a […]learn more»
Chicago & Chicago Suburbs Roofing – Tips For Hiring A Roofing Contractor
Hiring A Roofing Contractor? Here are some tips to make the best choice: Call your local roofing distributor and ask for a list of qualified contractors. Why? Roofing contractors are their customers. Call on the roofing contractor’s referrals. The best people to verify the quality of the installation is the people […]learn more»
Maintenance Tips to Help Prevent Roof Leaks
These 5 simple tips will help us locate current or future leaks and show how a maintenance program can help identify potential problems before they cause damage. If it pops through the roof, we will look at it. Penetrations are the most common leak sources and will stop the natural water […]learn more»
How To Prevent Ice Dams – SMART Roofing, Inc. Can Help
What is an ice dam? An ice dam can form when water from melting snow re-freezes at the edge of your roofline. Without roof snow removal, the ice dam may grow large enough to prevent water from draining off the roof. The water can then back up underneath the roof […]learn more»
Ice & Snow Can Damage Your Commercial & Residential Roofs. Is Your Chicago Area Roof Ready For The Thaw?
As the Chicago area is reminded once again, ice and snow can cause more than a few roofing headaches – particularly when significant accumulation is followed by periods of thawing and refreezing. Even the best roof can fail with severe weather outbreaks, fallen trees, and other unexpected events. Ice that accumulates […]learn more»
Cedar Wood Shakes and Shingle Roof – Replacement or Restoration?
Cedar shakes and shingles offer strength, durability, insulation, and beauty to our homes. A wood roof imparts a look of quality that few other roof coverings can match. After a few years of exposure to the weather, however, this “quality” roofing can change. With exposure to sunlight and rainfall, cedar shakes […]learn more»
Chicago Carlisle Syntec PVC Roof System – Commercial Project
SMART ROOFING, INC. commences roof replacement at one of Chicago’s largest state-of-the-art food processing & cold storage freezer facilities. The approximately 120,000-square-foot facility is one of the first of a new generation of food facilities that completely separates raw product operations from cooked product operations, and incorporates innovative refrigeration and […]learn more»
10 Tips for Fall Home Maintenance
Autumn is that fabulous time of the year when families take time out to visit apple orchards and pumpkin patches. The season offers respite from summer’s heat and gently nudges us toward the cooler, wetter and, for many, snowier days ahead. You can take simple steps now to ensure your […]learn more»
Roof Hail Damage – Chicago
A third severe thunderstorm hit the Chicago area June 30th bringing hail and high winds that was sure to cause hail storm damage across the area. This comes after two severe thunderstorms the night before. There was widespread damage reported across the area where residents reported that there were golf […]learn more»
- Chicago Bungalow Tile Roofs
- Holiday Decorating Could Damage Your Roof
- Proper Gutter Maintenance
- Is There Mold On Your Roof?
- Roof Maintenance & Inspections
- Fall Home Maintenance
- Chicago’s GAF Master Elite Roofing Contractor
- The Importance of Commercial Roof Maintenance & Repair
- Chicago Roof Clean-up Tips
- Storm Damage – Roof Repair Or Replacement?
- Chicago & Chicago Suburbs Roofing – Tips For Hiring A Roofing Contractor
- Maintenance Tips to Help Prevent Roof Leaks
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