1. How to Ensure Your Attic Remains Cool in Summer

    As temps rise and rise, our furnaces are shutting off, and our air conditioners are about to see their first use for the year. Soon enough, we’ll be in the peak of summer, where the sun’s rays beat down on our rooftops for the vast majority of the day. Along with summer, we tend to see a spike in electricity consumption, since the AC unit will be whirring for much of the day. And with an ineff…Read More

  2. What to Look for in a Roofer

    It’s smart to shop around for the right contractor whenever you’re having work done on your home. After all, shoddy work can leave you with plumbing leaks, HVAC unit breakdowns, or renovations that just look bad. That’s why it’s crucial to find an expert when it comes to repairs and renovations for your abode. And your roof is no exception. You should be sure to weigh your options in your …Read More

  3. Tips to Pair Your Shingle Color With Your Siding

    If you’re about to have new shingles and/or siding installed on your home, then it’s time to take a look at samples that you can mix and match to make the most of your home’s exterior. Matching your home’s siding and shingles may seem daunting, since you want to get it right the first time, which is why it’s so important to weigh your options carefully. As your local roofing and siding e…Read More

  4. The Dangers of Snow and Ice Dams on Your Roof

    Here in Michigan, snow and ice dams can prove to be a hazard on your roof. Throughout the winter or during a blizzard, snow buildup can become heavy, which means that your roof may be in danger of damage or a complete collapse if its poorly supported. Beyond that, ice dams (which can form as snow melts and refreezes) can cause even more issues, and may lead to a roof leak. That’s why it’s so i…Read More

  5. When Do You Need A Roof Replacement?

    If your roof was about to collapse and you were in danger, would you know? Do you know the warning signs that you need to invest in a roof replacement? At Rock Solid Exteriors, our goal is to help you recognize when it’s time to replace your roof long before it’s too late. To keep yourself and your family safe, and to save yourself from the costs associated with a roof that caves in, it’s im…Read More

  6. How to Fix a Roof Leak

    A common mistake that many homeowners make is they do not get their home inspected on time. This is the reason that when the weather gets bad their roofs start to leak. Another mistake people make is they use DIY strategies to inspect the cracks in their roof. Homeowners might be able to fix prominent problems but there can be several small, hidden cracks that go unseen, leading to leaks when it r…Read More

  7. Reasons to Review Your Roofing Insurance Policy

    Insurance companies today view roofing as the most important part of the house. The roof protects the rest of the house from major elements that may cause damage. A roof that is in a state of disrepair will, therefore, lead to further damage to the home. The process of filing a roof insurance claim in the event of damage and getting full reimbursement for your roof can be a tiresome process. It is…Read More

  8. How to Prepare Your Roof for Winter

    Winter comes with severe weather conditions such as winter storms, hail, snow and heavy rain. Before the storms hit, you should have done several things to prepare your roof. A good roof will help safeguard your house from the elements and keep your family, possessions, and pets safe and dry. Here are a few winter roofing tips you should apply to make sure your roof is ready to withstand the winte…Read More

  9. Our Fall Roofing Tips

    Fall is an essential time to conduct roof repairs. With winter just around the corner, it is important to ensure that your roof is in optimal condition. In case your roof needs repair, it would be wise to make necessary improvements in preparation for the upcoming weather conditions. Here are some fall roofing tips from Rock Solid Exteriors, Michigan's trusted roofing contractor company. Inspectio…Read More

  10. How to Remove Roof Stains

    Do you have stained roofing shingles? Roof stains may appear as discoloration, tarnishing or dark staining. It may point to indications of an old roof or possibly a quick roof repair. To remove roof stains, you might require need to get a stain removal tool. Most of the stains are usually mildew or fungal spores. These stains come from nearby trees and plants. It is important to remove these stain…Read More