Author: Dennis Harrison

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 have a different...

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 the crew?! It...

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 do...

WHAT IS THE PROPER ATTIC VENTILATION? In a nutshell, there isn't "1". Properly ventilating an attic space in the southern regions of the U.S. can be a real challenge. No where more challenging then Texas. It was recently believed that attic radiant barrier was the way...

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 company or adjuster to consider upgrading to a Class IV impact resistant roofing shingle. Doing so could save you 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 contractor...

DRONE ROOF INSPECTIONS We are receiving a lot of requests these days for drone inspections. Every so often someone asks, "Hey, wait a minute...

GUESS WHAT?! You win! Contingency agreements are not legal contracts in the State of Texas. This means you may cancel your contingency agreement at any time, for any reason, with no legal recourse against you. That means the contractor cannot sue you. As long as no work has...

Most homeowners are under the impression that hiring a General Contractor or Jack of All Trades is the way to go when in the process of filing an insurance claim against storm damage or having work done at your home. This is typically because most...