• How to Choose the Right Metal Roof Color

    Jul 10, 2020, 17:31 PM by Rich Read
    Unlike deciding on a paint color for your living room, the color of your roof is not easily changed and should last for the long life of your metal roof. Careful attention to exterior color coordination, along with climate and environment will ensure that you make a well-informed decision. If you would like more guidance navigating the options, contact us today.
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  • Why Your Commercial Roof Needs Regular Maintenance

    Jun 2, 2020, 17:00 PM by Rich Read
    Roofs are equally important in all types of commercial spaces – whether they are offices, local stores, or industrial spaces. Even the tiniest water leak can quickly destroy ceiling materials, insulation, floors, equipment, and more, if it is left unchecked. To prevent these issues, schedule regular roof assessments with Westfall Roofing to help you detect unseen and hard-to-spot issues. Our credible, professional contractors are roof experts who know how to protect your roof, your wallet, and your business.
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  • How to Choose Materials for Flat Roofs

    May 20, 2020, 17:34 PM by Rich Read
    Some flat roofing materials are optimal for commercial buildings, such as banks, office buildings, and factories, while other materials are suited for new homes or residential roof replacement projects. At Westfall Roofing, our contractors know all the nuances about flat roofs that can make a big impact on the look and durability of your home or commercial building’s roof. Contact us to help you make the best choice for your needs and budget.
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  • 7 Common Mistakes With DIY Tile Roof Repairs

    May 20, 2020, 17:33 PM by Rich Read
    DIY Versus Hiring a Roofing Professional Your home’s roof is one of its most important major systems, as it protects the entire house from water damage. When a roof tile is damaged, it’s imperative to replace it quickly and correctly to make sure there is no risk of leaking. Even if you are a generally handy homeowner, attempting to perform the repair on your own is a risky feat. There are many things that could go wrong, and it’s not worth the potential damage to the roof or personal injury. Let the pros at Westfall Roofing repair your tile roof, and you can rest easy knowing the job will get done right.
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  • 9 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Roof

    Apr 22, 2020, 16:51 PM by Rich Read
    Proper upkeep of your home helps ensure that it stays in good condition to maximize future resale value, and protects you in the meantime. A roof is easy to take for granted until it has a major problem.
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  • How to Choose a Commercial Roofing Contractor in Florida

    Apr 1, 2020, 18:06 PM by Rich Read
    At Westfall Roofing, we’re proud to cover you like family. With over 30 years of experience, we offer quality and expert commercial roofing solutions for businesses throughout Tampa and Sarasota. Ready to see for yourself? Schedule a consultation today!
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  • How to Spot and Fix a Bad Roofing Job

    Mar 25, 2020, 12:58 PM by Rich Read
    Where can I find a trustworthy roofing contractor? Look no further than Westfall Roofing. With more than 30 years of experience in the Tampa Bay and Sarasota Area, we’re proud to offer the highest quality roofing solutions and customer service. Whether you need a roof repair, replacement, or commercial roofing, we’re standing by ready to help. Contact us to schedule your consultation today!
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  • Can I Claim the Federal Solar Tax Credit for Roof Replacement Costs?

    Feb 18, 2020, 18:39 PM by Rich Read
    The Energy Policy Act of 2005 established the investment tax credit, or ITC. It is also referred to as the federal solar tax credit.The credit was initially set to last through 2007, but it has been extended several times.
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  • How to Find a Roof Leak and Prevent Water Damage Until Help Arrives

    Feb 7, 2020, 14:06 PM by Rich Read
    Roof leaks can cause water damage both inside and outside your home, with short-term effects like stains and ruined drywall, as well as longer-lasting effects like mold, insect infestations, and even structural damage to your home. The faster you spot a leak in your roof, the better.
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  • Will Missing Shingles Cause Roofing Leaks? It Depends.

    Jan 16, 2020, 11:39 AM by Rich Read
    When it comes to the integrity of your roof, every shingle counts. However, shingles can sometimes go missing, such as during heavy rain, wind, or hail storms or as the result of falling trees or blowing debris.
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  • Commercial Roofing Materials That Can Help Reduce Energy Costs

    Jan 3, 2020, 17:43 PM by Rich Read
    When running a business, every dollar counts. The choices you make about your commercial roof can make a big difference in your costs to run your business.
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  • How to Get Homeowners Insurance to Pay for a Roof Replacement

    Dec 23, 2019, 13:01 PM by Rich Read
    We can take our roof for granted—until a storm, fallen tree, or even those pesky neighborhood squirrels make a mess of things. If you notice damage to your roof, you’ll want to submit a homeowners insurance claim to reduce your out-of-pocket costs.
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  • How to Inspect and Replace Fascia on Your Roof

    Dec 18, 2019, 14:57 PM by Rich Read
    When it comes to inspecting your roof, shingles aren’t the only components to keep an eye on. Your roof is a complete system, which includes the roofing material itself plus flashing, soffits, cladding, vents, and fascia.
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  • How Long Does the Average Residential Roof Last?

    Nov 22, 2019, 14:47 PM by Rich Read
    A roof protects your home from the harsh elements of Florida. Understand how long a roof should last so you can plan ahead for your next roof replacement.
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  • How to Temporarily Patch a Leaky Roof with a Tarp

    Nov 15, 2019, 15:54 PM by Rich Read
    When your roof is damaged, you may need a short-term solution until a roof repair company can come out. Tarping your roof is your best defense. Here’s how it’s done.
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  • Which Type of Commercial Roof Is Right for Your Business?

    Oct 16, 2019, 16:50 PM by Rich Read
    Wondering what type of commercial roof is right for your organization? Learn the pros and cons of flat roofs, low- sloped roofs and pitched roofs to make the right decision for your business.
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  • How Long Does a Tile Roof Last?

    Oct 9, 2019, 10:27 AM by Rich Read
    Tile roofs are known for their resilience. With heat, humidity, and storms, how long do tile roofs last in Florida? Learn the life expectancy of tile roofs and what types of factors can cause damage.
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  • 5 Reasons Residential Metal Roofing Is A Great Investment

    Sep 24, 2019, 17:56 PM by Rich Read
    Considering a metal roof for your home? Metal roofs have a ton of great benefits that you can enjoy for years to come. Learn more about this roofing material here.
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  • Ignoring A Leaky Roof Could be More Dangerous than You Think

    Sep 3, 2019, 14:40 PM by Rich Read
    A leaky roof can lead to more serious damage than you think. Learn why it’s best for homeowners to fix that leak now instead of waiting until it becomes a bigger problem.
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  • 5 Things to Consider When Replacing A Roof

    Aug 19, 2019, 11:40 AM by Rich Read
    Time for a roof replacement? There’s a lot of factors to consider when choosing the one that’s right for you. Here are 5 things to consider when replacing your Florida home’s roof.
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