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Replacing Your Roof

Replacing a Des Moines roof calls for some strategic thinking. […]

By | September 17th, 2018|

Is My Shingle Roof Leaking?

  Your shingle roof is supposed to help protect your Des Moines area home from the rain (along with other potentially damaging elements, of course); however, leaks can happen for any number of reasons. […]

By | August 27th, 2018|

Long Term Benefits From Composite Roofing Systems

  Composite roofing exists on roughly 85% of the homes in the region and there are a number of reasons for it. It comes with benefits right away, but they also have long-term benefits as well. You need a good mixture of both in order to get the roof your home needs. Here are some of the long-term benefits composite roofing can bring to a home. […]

By | June 8th, 2018|

Why Minimal Maintenance is Metal Roofing

If you need a new roof, there are plenty of options on the market, but a metal roof replacement gives you more than the other materials. You can choose from a variety of types of metals and get the longevity along with the beautiful look you want. Here are just a few reasons why metal roof replacement takes so little maintenance over its years of service. […]

By | May 28th, 2018|

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|

Best Qualities to Look for in Your Des Moines Roofer

  Your Des Moines home’s roof protects just about everything you own. You keep your furnishings, children, and memories safely tucked under that roof, so when you need expert roofing work, you need to find the best residential roofers. How do you decide which qualities to look for in a Des Moines roofer? Try these four tips! […]

By | April 26th, 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|

Go Green with VanWeelden By Recycling Your Shingles

Despite easily disproven, outlandish theories about abiotic oil, for example, fossil fuels used to make fiberglass-asphalt shingles are limited resources. Recycling shingles is one great way the average homeowner can help conserve diminishing natural resources like oil. […]

By | April 2nd, 2018|

How Metal Roofs Match Up Against Des Moines Weather

If you need to replace your weather-beaten roof, or you are putting a roof on a new home, there are many roofing materials available. […]

By | February 19th, 2018|