10 Types of Roofing Materials
Looking to upgrade your roof? One of these roofing material options should work for you, your home and your climate.
The Eleven Percent: Meet Becca Haggard, Roofing Contractor
A reader told us about a fantastic roofer who's "changing the entire landscape" in Kentucky. Learn how @AGirlOnTheRoof got into...
Stay Shady with This Family Handyman Approved Sun Shirt
Have some fun in the sun wearing this Family Handyman Approved work shirt with built-in UV protection.
How to Add a Covered Entryway to Your Home
Take your home's basic facade to the next level. Add a roof over the entryway.
Tear Through DIY Projects with the Family Handyman Approved Diablo Demo Demon Saw Blade
If you're planning on adding a window, knocking down a wall or re-roofing your garage, pick up a Diablo Demo...
Family Handyman Approved: Hart Brushless Reciprocating Saw
This reciprocating saw from Hart Tools is a powerful, all-in-one cutting tool with a brushless motor that DIYers will love.
A Full Guide to Metal Roof Installation
Learn how to get roofing layers right with these metal roofing tips.
How to Cut Metal Roofing
Metal roofing is great for longevity, looks stylish and withstands the elements. Like any material, working with metal roofing requires...
15 Silent Signs You Have a Damaged Roof
Make your roof last longer (and save yourself a ton of cash) by paying attention to these 15 indicators of...
Should I Replace My Roof? Here Are 21 Things to Consider
Knowing what to look for is the first step in determining whether it's time to replace your roof.
12 Roof Repair Tips: Find and Fix a Leaking Roof
You can stop leaks yourself-no experience necessary. We show you how to track down and fix the most common types...
Roofing Material Options: What’s New in Residential Roofing Materials
Your home's roof isn't just functional, it also adds style. From shingles and tiles to solar panels and green materials,...
10 Things Your Roofer Wants You To Know
There's more to roofing than knowing how to handle shingles and a nail gun. Homeowners: Get key insight here, direct...
10 Home Renovations That Affect Insurance Rates
Some home improvement projects like a new roof or storm-proof windows will help lower your insurance costs, but others can...
How to Install and When to Replace Roof Tarps
Roof tarps are only temporary solutions, so make sure you install them properly and don't leave them on past their...
20 Home Renovations That Instantly Increase Your Home Value
These are the top renovations that increase home value. Some are easy and inexpensive updates that you can do over...
9 DIY Projects to Avoid When Humidity is High
Heat and humidity can not only wreak havoc on you physically, it can also be disastrous when it comes to...
How to Prep Your Roof for the Fall
Don't wait until the first snowfall to get these tasks done! Keep that roof in tip-top shape by running through...
Estimating Software Technology
What? You’re not using geospatial generated estimates? Read this article to find out why you should start.
12 Bad Roof Maintenance Habits to Stop Doing Immediately
A healthy roof is one of the most important parts of your home. These bad roof maintenance habits could cost...
A Full Guide to Maintenance-Free Aluminum Soffit Installation
You'll never have to paint the roof overhangs again!
Winterize Your Gutters Now to Avoid Regret Down the Road
Now's the time to prepare your gutters for the winter. We'll show you our favorite (and easiest!) way to clean...
Do Light Colored Shingles Last Longer?
Opinion is mixed about color affecting shingle longevity, but unanimous about the importance of good ventilation under the shingles.
How to Fix a Roof Drip Edge
Felt over roof drip edge or drip edge over felt? Get the correct answers here.
Metal Roofing Installation: How to Install Metal Roofing Over Shingles
Metal roofing installation: What to consider when putting a steel roof over asphalt shingles.