Skylights improve the value of a home by bringing natural light into living spaces. But they need maintenance. skylights are the first spot where a roof leaks!
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Roof repairs that are handled early will be less costly than a major re-roofing project. Extend your roof life. Do not wait to get basic repairs done.
Solar panel costs are declining, but waiting for further price drops is not economical when you factor in energy bill savings and tax credits.
A roof is 25-40% of your home appearance. So, roof shingle color plays a significant role in your home’s look. Take seven steps to get that color choice right!
Your choice of roofing materials is important. It is a decision you will live with for at least two decades! Roof material choices involve both esthetic and practical concerns. First, having a strong and healthy roof protects a homeowner’s investment in the home. It seals the house against the elements, while also saving energy costs […]
Whether to clean solar panels is a great question we get with every solar power installation we do. Our answer is simple: Century Roof and Solar does not actually recommend cleaning solar panels more than once annually. And in the Bay Area, one good winter rain will do the job for you! Homeowners and commercial […]
As you climb the ladder this week to hang your holiday lights, you may peer into your gutters and realize they need cleaning out! Take immediate action, as our winter rains are on the way. You must keep Bay Area gutters clean and fix leaks to protect your roofing and home from water damage. Gutter […]
Most people probably take their roofs for granted, until they leak. People often wait too long before having their roof inspected, which leads to more costly repairs or even replacement. So, it is important not to wait until a problem is as evident as a leak. The roof is one of the most expensive and […]
It is hard to remember in the heat and smoke of August and September that the rainy season will arrive (we hope) in about two months. And once it rains, all kinds of roofing problems are going to announce their presence. This includes issues with your gutters, which could be clogged or damaged, or simply […]
Skylights are a great addition to a home’s roof. They let natural light in to brighten areas of your home that would otherwise lack direct sunlight. But they are the roof feature that is most likely to develop leaks as time goes by. In our long experience maintaining and repairing Bay Area roofs, we know […]