Warmer weather is well on its way, which means it’s time to get both your roof and gutters prepared for the spring sun (and showers!). As a leading provider of commercial roofing in Philadelphia, C.R. Thompson understands that months of intermittent snow and ice can damage even the sturdiest roof, which means inspection and possibly […]
Buying your first home is undoubtedly an exciting (if not a tad stressful) milestone in life. While it’s empowering to have a place to call your own, it’s also eye-opening to realize that if and when anything goes wrong, there’s no landlord for you to call to fix it up. While there’s a virtually limitless […]
Winter has arrived, and over our three generations in the residential and commercial roofing business in Philadelphia, we’ve seen firsthand how extreme changes in weather can impact roofs throughout our area. In this infographic, we’ve illustrated a few ways in which the elements can do serious damage to your property. You can take steps to […]
If you’re above a certain age, the possibility of hanging Christmas lights on your house or roof can seem like a dangerous and daunting task. As a leading provider of residential and commercial roofing in Philadelphia, we want to ensure the safety of all our customers and potential customers during this time of the year. […]
No one wants to deal with a roof leak, but it is a very real possibility that looms over every homeowner. Wind and water damage to shingles during high-intensity storms, the freeze-thaw complications common in winter and early spring, and damage caused by animals, debris, and falling trees can precipitate a roof leak that must […]
With the cold weather coming up, small problems that don’t seem bothersome during the summer could worsen and cause significant damage to your roof and home. Some common roof problems include leaky roofs, small animals, ventilation problems, lifted shingles, splitting shingles. Most of these can be avoided with the proper maintenance and care of your […]
Fall has arrived, and if you own a business, you always have a lengthy to-do list, no matter the season. The day-to-day responsibilities of running — and growing — a successful company are enough to keep you working around the clock. It’s easy to push “roofing maintenance” way down on the list of priorities and […]
Before you hire your next roofer, be sure that you choose the right company! As more and more fly-by-night and scammer companies start to pop up, it’s critical to be a smart customer and select trustworthy flat roofing in Philadelphia such as C.R. Thompson Roofing.
Everybody loves summertime; however, with summer also being hurricane season here on the East Coast, knowing how to take the proper precautions against storm and hurricane damage is a seasonal must.
Winter weather can have devastating effects on both residential and commercial roofing systems. Although many people take steps to winterize their rooftops, is your roof prepared for when the weather starts to warm up?