How To Improve Your Roof’s Energy Efficiency
It’s winter in Indy! In fairness, it’s actually been relatively balmy so far. However, January through March should inevitably bring freezing temperatures and weather. Whether dealing with freezing weather or a heatwave, your home’s energy efficiency is essential. Did you know you can improve your roof’s energy efficiency? In this post, Watergate Roofing reveals tips […]
Can I Replace My Roof During the Winter?
Some home projects are planned, and others aren’t. Unplanned home projects usually occur as a result of a problem that requires a reasonably urgent fix. Some people don’t realize that you can repair and replace roofs year-round. However, Watergate Roofing is here to let you know that you can replace your roof in the winter. […]
5 Benefits of Metal Roofing for Residential Properties
When it comes to roofing, today’s homeowners have access to an excellent selection of materials. For instance, traditional shingles, tile, and metal are all relatively commonly used. Metal roofs appeal to many homeowners both in terms of aesthetics and function. If you’ve been considering re-roofing, check out the five benefits of a metal roof in […]
What Siding Is Best for My Home Exterior?
When it comes to siding, vinyl siding has reigned supreme for many years. However, fiber cement and engineered siding are both gaining traction. With so many options, it can be challenging to know which siding is best. Accordingly, the answer depends on a few factors. Watergate Roofing installs all three types of siding, and we […]
What You Should Know About Roof Hail Damage and Insurance
Surely, you’ve seen roofing company trucks line the street as your neighbors fix the hail damage caused by spring and summer storms. Perhaps you’ve held off because of the insurance deductible, or aren’t sure whether you experienced any damage. Fortunately, Watergate Roofing can help.
Don’t Wait to Replace Your Roof
Deciding whether to repair or replace your roof can be a tough choice to make. If several contractors have told you it’s time to bite the bullet and replace your roof, don’t wait another year to have it done. Replacing a roof is similar to changing the tires on your car. You don’t want to […]
Celebrating 5 Years of Superior Roofing Services
As its fifth anniversary approaches this year, Indianapolis-based Watergate Roofing remains one of Central Indiana’s premier licensed, bonded and insured general contractors specializing in replacement and repair work for roofs, siding and gutters. “We’ll take care of you at each step of the process, whether it’s a minor repair or full replacement, or if it […]
Thawing Out: Spring is the Perfect Time for a Roof Clean-Up
With mild temperatures just around the corner, now is the perfect time to do some early spring cleanup regarding roof issues. In January, a customer called Millie Hindes, owner of Watergate Roofing, and told her that his pipes had frozen because of a stretch of bitter cold temperatures. Hindes found that the customer’s pipes were […]
Building a Long-lasting Roof
Fall is upon us and winter won’t be far off, which means colder weather is coming. So, how can you build a roof that makes it through winter? Installation of the shingles, as you can imagine, is the key to building a long-lasting roof. But there are other areas of a roof that see issues […]
Spring Roof-Saving Tips
With spring comes warmer weather, storms and, unfortunately, roof damage signs you should be on the lookout for. The professionals at Watergate Roofing have roof-saving tips to get you ready. 1. Shingles Look for curling in the shingles or blisters, both are signs that a roof doesn’t have proper ventilation. Laminate or dimensional shingles are […]