Age of Your Home and Your Roofing – Part 1

If you’ve lived in Winston-Salem or Greensboro for more than a few years, you’ve seen the growth. New developments, roads, and schools seem to be popping up regularly. If you look at US Census data, this isn’t a new trend. In fact, our area has more than doubled in population since the 1950’s. In the… Continue Reading

Renovation Projects the Improve Your Home’s Efficiency

There are many reasons you may decide to begin a home improvement project. The most common is the need for new roofing due to age or deterioration of your current roof, but new roofing is just one of the ways you can improve your home’s energy efficiency. Roof Repair and Replacement Of course, a new… Continue Reading

Choosing the Right Replacement Siding Color

Siding is a huge visual element of your home. If you’re considering replacement siding, you have a lot of decisions to make. In addition to the different styles of siding and the patterns imprinted on them, today’s siding comes in many colors. Choosing the right siding color can create visual interest on your home and… Continue Reading

Budgeting for Your Roof Replacement from Your Local Roofer

If you live in a home long enough, you’ll need a roof replacement. It’s an expensive part of home maintenance and something no homeowner looks forward to. Of course, different roofing has different replacement schedules but no matter what type of roofing you have on your home, it’s inevitable that you’ll need to call a… Continue Reading

Anytime is a Good Time for Window Replacement

It seems that every spring and fall our calls for window replacement quotes increase dramatically because homeowners mistakenly believe that’s the only good time to install new windows. In reality, there is no bad time to replace your windows when you hire the right replacement window company. The right company has a method that prevents… Continue Reading

Understanding Window Styles

In blogs earlier this month, we covered shingle styles and siding styles, so today, of course, is all about window styles. Replacement windows are one of the easiest ways to improve the curb appeal and comfort of your home. Before you speak with a window installation company you should understand the most common replacement window… Continue Reading

Understanding Shingle Styles

No matter what brand shingles you are considering, there are two primary shingles styles, 3-tab and architectural shingles. As a GAF Certified roofing contractor we’re going to discuss their shingles but most major brands have similar options. Choosing the right roofing for your home can add to its architectural style. Three Tab Shingles Most commercial… Continue Reading

Understanding Siding Styles

Older aluminum and vinyl siding came in different colors but limited patterns. With the changes in technology there are now many different options for siding styles in both vinyl and fiber cement siding. If you’re looking to increase the curb appeal of your home, consider new vinyl siding with texture that better emulates wood siding.… Continue Reading

3 Misconceptions About Roof Leaks

One of the most common calls we get at Cooley Roofing are inquiries about roof repair due to a roof leaks. When we schedule an appointment to perform a roof inspection and inform the homeowner about our findings they are often surprised and question our service plan. We’ve decided to try to point out some… Continue Reading