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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 Warning Signs that it’s Time to Replace Your Roof

Although the last thing you’ll want to do is replace your roof — replacing a roof can be inconvenient not to mention expensive. It’s not something you’ll want to put off if it has to be done. A roof that needs to be replaced is often more vulnerable to serious damage or has already experienced serious damage, meaning that it could present a safety risk. Keeping that in mind, the following are three sure signs your roof needs to be replaced: […]

By | July 15th, 2019|

Why a New Roof is Crucial to the Resale Success of Your Home

There are many reasons why getting a new roof on your home makes sense, not the least of which is protecting the exterior and interior of your house from water damage and other issues. But a roof replacement also helps for another critical reason: it increases the resale value of your home. The most recent survey by Remodeling Magazine said a new roof could increase your home’s value by up to approximately $24,000. […]

By | July 1st, 2019|

How Metal Roofing Systems Save Maintenance Dollars

If your home needs a new roof, you might wonder what material is best. There are certainly plenty of options on the market! Many homeowners automatically rule out metal roofing systems because they have a higher cost upfront, but they have so many benefits and payoffs down the road that they are definitely worth looking into further. Metal roofing systems save maintenance dollars in a number of ways. Here are just a few to consider. […]

By | May 14th, 2018|

Why Platinum Preferred Roofers Favor TruDefinition Shingles

Platinum Preferred Contractor Owens Corning, like all the major roofing material manufacturers, provides a scale of quality in both its products and the installers in its network. The Platinum Preferred Contractor is the highest designation Owens Corning offers. VanWeelden Company is a Platinum Preferred Contractor, for example, which means we meet Owens Corning’s strict standards for: […]

By | May 7th, 2018|

The Roof Replacement Process – Installing Louvers

Roof replacement is something that is going to come up for every homeowner if they live in their home long enough. […]

By | April 30th, 2018|

3 Reasons To Think Tile For Roof Replacement

When you mention a tile roof to a Des Moines homeowner, the natural assumption is to think of Spanish tile, those beautiful, undulating barrel tiles on Mission style and Spanish Revival homes. […]

By | April 23rd, 2018|