• If you like saving money and your not interested in lining the pockets of a salesperson, here are a few tips on how to handle your own insurance claim. Tip #1. Do Not Allow a Contractor to Meet with your Insurance Company The state of......

  • The following posts are side by side comparisons of 2 separate roofing projects located in Carrollton Texas. Both projects were started at the same time by 2 separate contractors working on the same street. I felt this was a good opportunity to showcase the differences......

  • Honestroof.com is now available for Sub-Work! We have received a lot of calls lately from local General Contractors looking to partner up and sub-contract their roofing jobs to us. After a 2 week trial run, this actually turned out to be a great idea. If......

  • Why HonestRoof.com?   #1. I Am The Installer. From day 1, the person you meet with and agree to hire is the same person that does the work. No middleman, no commission sales person. You deal directly with the owner/installer for the entire project. This......

  • It’s probably safe to assume that if you’re reading this, you are most likely on the search for a contractor and are considering different types of asphalt shingles. At HonestRoof.com, (DFW’s #1 Shingle Roof Specialist) we pride ourselves on bringing you the Truth. With that......

  • It’s Easy To Be Fooled! You have to have seen it advertised at some point throughout your day. Lifetime Warranty! Roofing contractors all throughout the DFW area have it posted on their trucks, business cards and contracts. What is a Lifetime Warranty? How exactly long......

  • By now, many of you have most likely been approached by hundreds of contractors all wanting to check your roof or handle your insurance claim. Don’t be fooled. Handling an insurance claim is a breeze.   Step 1- Call In The Claim This is a......

  • How Much Does A New Roof Cost? In virtually every industry, from floor to ceilings, repair estimates will typically match somewhat closely when compared side by side. The roofing industry however, lives a world of it’s own, with prices that can vary greatly. The reason?......

  • Waviness In Your Wood Decking  If you have ever seen this, you know exactly what we are referring to. Your roof just doesn’t look quite right. Is it a roof leak? Is the wood rotted out? Many of the contractors throughout the DFW area all......

  • How Middleman Contractor Jobs Are Ran “Complete shock” was Steve Jackson’s response after returning home from work only to realize the roofing contractor he had hired was not working on his home as promised. “I could not believe my eyes! It’s almost dark, where is......

  • Out of Town Contractor Admits to Stealing Insurance Money. I was approached by a contractor at a supply store today and asked how we are handling our debris haul off. (He noticed my roofing uniform with company logos on my shirt and hat). I replied,......

  • WHAT IS THE PROPER ATTIC VENTILATION In a nutshell, there isn’t one. Properly ventilating an attic space in our southern regions can be a real challenge. It was recently believed that the attic radiant barrier was the way to go. Either sprayed directly to the......

  • THE TRUTH ABOUT IMPACT RESISTANT ROOFING SHINGLES If you have filed an insurance claim recently against hail damages, you were most likely told by your insurance adjuster to consider upgrading to a Class IV impact resistant roofing shingle, that would save you as much as......

  • WHAT SHINGLE SHOULD I USE? This is a huge topic of debate amongst homeowners and roofing contractors throughout the DFW area. However, there is phrase that I am going to use throughout this blog that should drop the mike on all who appose. “If the......

  • DRONE ROOF INSPECTIONS We are receiving a lot of requests these days for drone inspections. Every so often someone asks, “Hey, wait a minute…are those accurate? The answer….Absolutely! Drone fly-overs are capable of seeing everything an actual human could see…and more, without the treat of......