By admin | December 6, 2019
Some Of Roofing Terms Some roofing contractors assume that the language of the business is universal. However, that couldn’t be further from the truth. After all, most people have no reason to be able to tell the frieze from the flashing. Still, when you have a problem with your roof, you don’t want to struggle with understanding the terminology your contractor is using. That’s why we at Chappelle Roofing wanted to take the time to explain the ins and outs of the roofing business, starting with the industry lingo. Also we are providing roofing service in Bradenton FL & St. Petersburg FL area. So here are some of the most common terms we use to identify roof components and the types of roofing. Common Roofing Terms A quick note before we get...Read More
By admin | December 3, 2019
It’s the Season of Lights. As December rolls around, and thoughts turn to installing Holiday lights, there are few things you can do to avoid damaging your roof. Also Contact Chappelle Roofing for any kind of roof repair or instillation. OK Whether it is a few strands above the front porch or you want to compete with Chevy Chase’s house from “Christmas Vacation,” even the smallest of holes from hanging lights can cause extensive damage to the interior systems of your home. The good news: They are simple problems to avoid! Here are 7 Simple and Safe Tips to Installing Lights without damaging your roof. 1. Safety First! Your lights should be installed on a clear day, in the afternoon (to allow moisture to burn off your roof), and it is strongly...Read More
By admin | November 10, 2019
What to Expect During a Roofing Inspection Regular roof inspections are among the most efficient preventive maintenance tasks you can invest in. They help keep your roof in excellent condition and protect you from expensive repairs down the road. We advise against performing your own inspections, however, as most homeowners don’t have the proper training for it. For important projects like this, you should turn to reputable company like Chappelle Roofing. Here’s what you can expect from our professional service: Exterior Inspections Our trained team will go up to your roof to check for signs of wear and tear and to determine the general condition of the system. This means checking for any leaks, damaged or missing shingles and loose granules. We’ll also determine whether your roof’s dormers, valleys and...Read More
By admin | November 1, 2019
Run a quick online search for roofing contractor and you’ll get results of all kinds. There are unique advantages, however, that hiring a local contractor can offer. Let us share with you some of the benefits that you’ll enjoy when you go local. Verifying License, Insurance and References Is Easier Obtaining a contractor’s license and insurance information, as well as contacts for references is easier when you work with a local contractor. You might even be able to visit homes in the area that your roofer has worked on before and examine their handiwork first-hand. Low Chance of Issues With Non-Compliance Local contractors are more familiar with local building codes, which means you won’t have to worry about your roof being torn down because of compliance issues. Since the roofer signs all...Read More
By admin | October 20, 2019
Keeping a roof replacement project within budget Keeping a roof replacement project within budget is a challenge. By hiring the right roofing contractors and trying out the following tips, you’ll be well on your way. Don’t Rush the Planning Stage With the exception of emergency roof replacement, there is no reason to rush. Take time to research and consider your options before making a choice. Whether you’re looking at different color options or planning to change your roofing slope, carefully considering your options will streamline your project and help you avoid unnecessary changes. Research the Ballpark Cost You won’t know the actual cost of your project until roofers give you written estimates, but you can ask around and get a rough estimate of the project cost. This will...Read More
By admin | October 5, 2019
Your roof is an essential and important part of your home. It keeps your home and belongings shielded from the elements, aids in insulating, heating and cooling, and provides overall protection for the entire structure. Have you inspected your roof for repair or replacement lately? While traditional shingles and porcelain tiles are acceptable materials for roof repair and replacement, metal roofing is quickly becoming a preferred material for long term roof reconstruction. If you are in need of some TLC for your roof, consider installing metal roofing for these reasons: A Metal Roof Requires Less Maintenance Metal roofs do not degrade the way that traditional shingles do, a correctly installed roof quality metal roof can last years longer than traditional roofing, making it a much more cost-effective choice for...Read More
By admin | October 1, 2019
At Chappelle Roofing, we offer a wide selection of roofing materials and style options, making it easy to find an option that will complement the other components of your exterior: Asphalt Shingles Today’s most popular roofing material is undoubtedly asphalt shingles. They strike the perfect balance between affordability, longevity and aesthetics and can complement any architectural style with a sloped roof. Homes featuring traditional architecture with “square” floor plans, such as Colonial Revival or Federal architecture, look great with three-tab asphalt shingles. If your home is built in a more ornate style like Victorian, Craftsman, or Gothic Revival that traditionally features wood shakes, dimensional shingles like the GAF Timberline® shingles are ideal. Metal Metal is an extremely versatile roofing material. If you’re thinking about the now-typical standing-seam metal roof design,...Read More
By admin | September 17, 2019
Your home is one of the most important assets that you have, and protecting and preserving its value will have a significant impact on your financial health as you maintain and improve it. Regardless of how well constructed your home is, you will inevitably face upkeep and repairs as you navigate the journey of home ownership. One of the most costly repairs homeowners can make is on a roof. The roof is the single most important element of the home when it comes to protection from outside elements and the preservation of the overall structure. There is no repair that you should consider more seriously when protecting and preserving the value of your home. Like many homeowners, you probably wait until you are facing repair to begin the...Read More
By admin | August 20, 2019
A leaky roof poses a problem for homeowners regardless of weather conditions, but a leaking roof during a thunderstorm can quickly escalate to an outright emergency. By the time the water becomes noticeable in the interior of the house, the drywall has likely already saturated and could be at risk of crumbling if not addressed swiftly. Luckily, there are a few easy measures you can take right now to prevent further damage and more costly repairs until one of our roofing experts is able to assess the problem: First, you’ll want to prevent any further damage to the interior of the home by consolidating furniture and fabrics away from any affected areas. If the leak is causing a bulging spot in the ceiling, use a screwdriver or awl to poke a small hole near...Read More
By admin | July 1, 2019
Most states deal with four seasons: winter, spring, summer and fall. Florida, however, is subject to one more: hurricane season. Hurricane season begins June 1 and ends November 30, and while it isn’t certain your home will face the brunt of a major hurricane, it will almost certainly be subjected to heavy winds and rains associated with the long season. Here are some steps you can take to ensure that your roof can withstand a storm, and what to do if your roof is damaged by severe weather. Protect and maintain your roof before a hurricane hits You should keep up with your roof’s regular maintenance needs throughout the year. Be sure the roof, valleys, and gutters are clear of debris, and check regularly for loose or broken shingles and...Read More
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Schedule repairs on your terms instead of waiting until a crisis forces them upon you. In many cases, crises are fostered by a failure to do proper maintenance and keep up with minor repairs. Check our schedule to book an appointment. Request for a free estimate today!
When u choose Chappelle Roofing, your ensuring the highest quality materials and craftsmanship for your individual project. Our roofing professionals are highly trained to meet products manufacturer high standards. What sets us apart from other Florida roofing companies is that we hold numerous manufacturer certifications. These certifications mean that we are part of a chosen network of roofing professionals selected specifically for their commitment to service, reliability, and unparalleled craftsmanship.
We are a forward thinking team that follows both traditional and family business values. We pride ourselves with quality craftsmanship and integrity on every job site, and welcome the opportunity to assist in your upcoming project.
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