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3 Reasons Why You Want Roofing Solutions From VanWeelden

A roof is a challenge. It protects everything you own and love, from pets to people to property. You need to trust such a high-value part of your home to true problem solvers, like the friendly folks of VanWeelden Company. We are roofers extraordinaire for three reasons.  […]

By | March 2nd, 2020|

22 Residential Roofing Terms You Should Know

Dictionaries are not very sexy. They seldom attract much attention, until you need to know how to spell tough words like conscientious. A short dictionary, a glossary, is specific to a particular subject: Ancient Greek, roofing, or cooking terms, for example. A roofing glossary can be downright handy when fielding bids from prospective roofers. Knowledge of the following 22 roofing terms may not put you on a par with your roofer, but at least you will understand what your roofer is talking about. […]

By | February 3rd, 2020|

Roof Leaks: What To Expect When You’re Inspecting

You have heard annual inspections and routine maintenance is the best way to preserve the life of your Des Moines-area home’s roof. Yet you aren’t quite sure … what goes into the inspection? Should you follow the roof inspector around, holding a flashlight and answering questions? Will you need to move the holiday decorations stored in the attic? Should you clean your roof before the inspection, so your professional roofer knows you care?  […]

By | January 6th, 2020|

3 Best Practices You Should Look For In Your Roofer

Good, better, best; a highly respected catalog company started way back in 1893 by offering those three levels of many products. Roofing companies can be divided into those same ratings. To find the best roofer, look for these three best practices.  […]

By | December 2nd, 2019|

How To Understand Your New Roof Warranty

Have you ever asked yourself, “How does a roof warranty work?” You get this sheaf of papers in the mail, or a roofing contractor hands you a little packet, and you wonder what it’s worth. The answer: a lot! Keep your warranty safe! Here’s why. […]

By | November 4th, 2019|

What Is The Best Residential Roofing Material

Finish this aphorism: One person’s meat is another person’s ___. Did you say “poison?” What is good for one homeowner is not right for another. So the best residential roofing material for your Des Moines-area house is up to you, so long as you know all the choices available.  […]

By | October 7th, 2019|

Roof Looks that Will Make Your Home Stand Out From the Rest

When is a great time to consider a sparkling new roof? When you have other projects planned, of course. Bundling home renovations makes economic sense, yes, but it also makes your scheduling easier.  […]

By | September 16th, 2019|

What You Need to Know About Your Role in a Roofing Project

You make the call, you sit back, and wait. Professional roofing crews arrive. What are you supposed to be doing while they are working?  […]

By | September 9th, 2019|

3 Best Things You Can Do for Your Home Roof

Replacing the roof on your home is considered a major investment. Therefore, it only makes sense to do what you can to ensure that your new or existing roof will achieve its projected lifespan. Here are the three best things you can do for your home roof to protect your investment. […]

By | August 19th, 2019|

How to Vet Your Super Responsive Home Roofer!

The roof is one of the most vital features of your home. It keeps you and your family safe. It’s what boosts your home’s exterior curb appeal. Having a super responsive home roofer by your side is the only way to make sure your roof remains in top condition year round. […]

By | August 5th, 2019|