Types of Roof Shingles

Types of Roof Shingles Two types of asphalt shingles are used: organic and fiberglass or glass fiber. Organic shingles are generally paper (waste paper) saturated with asphalt to make it waterproof, then a top coating of adhesive asphalt is applied and ceramic granules are then embedded. In the case of algae-resistant shingles, a portion of […]

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How to Tell If You Need a New Roof

How to Tell If You Need a New Roof   Many times a customer will call us wondering if we can repair their leaking roof, or if they will be forced to replace the entire roof. The good news is that, in many cases, we can make repairs that will extend the life of your […]

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Roofing: Excessive Energy Costs

Roofing: Excessive Energy Costs Possible cause: Insufficient attic ventilation causes heating/cooling system to run excessively In warm weather, inadequate ventilation will trap hot air in the attic, causing air conditioning systems to work harder, or leaving your home’s interior hotter and less comfortable. Attic Ventilation: In both hot and cold weather, insufficient attic ventilation may […]

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The NFRC Label on Windows

The NFRC Label on Windows The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) energy performance label can help you determine how well a product will perform the functions of helping to cool your building in the summer, warm your building in the winter, keep out wind, and resist condensation. By using the information contained on the label, […]

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9 Reasons for Replacement Windows

 9 Reasons for Replacement Windows  #1 Broken Glass Clearly, if you see broken glass or any other physical fault, your windows need to be repaired at the very least. If the glass on your window shatters for seemingly no reason, it may be due to shifting and your house settling. Possibly the glass was installed […]

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Proper Attic Ventilation

Proper Attic Ventilation Poor Attic Ventilation Can Ruin Your Insulation, Destroy Your Shingles, And Raise Your Energy Bills! Proper attic ventilation systems allow a continual flow of outside air through the attic, protecting the efficiency of the insulation and helping to lower temperatures in the living space. It consists of a balance between air intake […]

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Roofing – Working Hard, Staying Safe

Roofing Safety At Bradley Construction Company, it’s the most wonderful time of the year because we’re getting busy! We have 2 main priorities as we ramp up and prepare for another productive roofing season: Giving you, our customers the best roofing experience possible. That means the highest level of service and quality that keeps us […]

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