Do Metal Roofs Attract Lightning Strikes?

Do Metal Roofs Attract Lightning Strikes?

If you are considering a new roof for your home or building, metal roofs are an attractive option. Metal roofs are tough and durable and resist many types of damage, including wind and fire. Metal roofs can last from 40-70 years; compared to the usual 12-20 year...

Ice Dams Explained by Volpe Enterprises

What Are Ice Dams? Ice dams are formed when heat from the inside of a home escapes into the attic and warms the roof decking during the winter. This heat, combined with heat from the sun, can melt snow on the roof. Melting snow on the upper roof and in the valleys...
Roof Vents Explained – Types of Roof Ventilation

Roof Vents Explained – Types of Roof Ventilation

Did you know that the results of poor ventilation in the attic are stagnant air, humidity, and bad odors? Eventually, this leads to damage to the home and can cause poor health for the occupants. So how do you ventilate a roof? Luckily, there are a few options to help...