The roof of the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, N.Y., features a rainwater capture project to reuse hundreds of thousands of gallons of runoff.
Friday, December 19th, 2014
Homeowners with large amounts of snow on their roof should consult a licensed contractor to see if the snow must be cleared immediately.
Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
Cedarwood roofs are environmentally friendly, durable and weather-resistant. They also provide higher thermal resistance than other roofing materials and have natural oil...
Monday, December 8th, 2014
Many Thanks to Mr. Mullen for his selfless service in the United States Army's 3rd Infantry Division!!!
Friday, November 14th, 2014
3-D printed plastic roofs from waste bottles could replace corrugated iron roofs in developing countries.
Thursday, November 13th, 2014
Workers have installed the solid copper roof on three of the terminal's four distinctive domes that were designed by Minoru Yamasaki and completed in 1956.
Friday, October 31st, 2014
Thank you for supporting Hunter. With only 48 hours left, we're making one last push to help get this fundraiser to its goal.
Wednesday, October 29th, 2014
During the fall, homeowners should determine if any of their shingles are missing, buckling, curling or worn. If repairs are needed, it is best to make arrangements with ...
Monday, October 27th, 2014
Firefighters arriving at a blaze can draw clues as to the extent of the fire by looking at the building's roof.
Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
The Louvre Abu Dhabi's 7,716-ton domed roof has been fully installed. The dome's cladding will give it a "rain of light" effect by adding eight layers of aluminum and sta...
Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
Kemmerer's Korner, a historic house in Fort Scott, Kan., will get a new roof after its current roof was damaged in a hailstorm in 2013.
Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
Repairs to the roof of the Genesis Center in Gary, Ind., are expected to cost $424,355. There is widespread water damage to the insulation under the roof of the conventio...
Friday, October 17th, 2014
New roofs on residential properties are going colorful. Reds, greens and purples are replacing black, grey or brown as homeowners seek to become more expressive.
Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
ARAC (Alliance Restoration and Consulting) is currently offering FREE property inspections as well as a 5% discount on all contracted jobs this week.
Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
Roofs of commercial buildings require periodic inspection to ensure that they "serve to protect the building" as required by the International Building Code.
Monday, October 13th, 2014
Replacing a roof requires a look beyond the surface. Replacing a steep-slope roof may include the underlayment, sheathing, rafters, trusses or flashing. For instance, cla...
Sunday, October 12th, 2014
Weak demand for roofing materials has led building-materials producer Owens Corning to lower its outlook for this year. The company said it could fall short of its goal t...
Saturday, October 11th, 2014
As concerns about adverse weather increase, roofing systems need more durable components.
Thursday, October 9th, 2014
With over 60% of U.S. homes built before 1980, the time is now for homeowner's needing to repair their roofs. Pent-up demand, and a big storm season, could be all it take...
Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
A sharp 31.7% drop in multifamily construction contributed to a 14.4% overall decline in U.S. housing starts in August.
Wednesday, October 1st, 2014
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