Best Roofing Materials for Homes 2021

Deciding to install a new roof comes with several choices. The top among those include the best roofing material to use for your home. Asphalt shingles remain the most popular roofing material for Colorado homes. Yet, homeowners have other choices. SKYYGUARD Roofing works with a variety of roofing materials. We guide clients based on their needs, goals and budget.

By |2021-01-12T22:16:01-07:00January 12th, 2021|Categories: Roof Repair, Roofing|

Does a New Roof Increase My Home’s Value?

Deciding whether to install a new roof is a big financial decision. However, the benefits of installing a new roof to replace an old or damaged roof far outweigh the costs. Does a new roof add value to your home? Yes! In fact, statistics show a newly installed roof can increase a home’s value by over $10,000. Plus, homeowners

By |2020-12-08T23:09:47-07:00December 8th, 2020|Categories: Roof Replacement, Roofing|

Can You Replace Your Roof During the Winter?

We often receive questions about winter roof installation. While most people don’t plan to replace their roof in the winter, circumstances sometimes make it necessary. SKYYGUARD works year-round to help Colorado home and business owners with roof repairs, inspections and installations. Winters in the Denver area can be harsh. Yet, with over 300 days of sunshine, many winter days

By |2020-11-11T17:36:23-07:00November 11th, 2020|Categories: Roof Repair, Roof Replacement|

Should I Repair or Replace My Denver Roof?

Deciding whether your roof needs repairs or replacement is a hard decision. Most homeowners don’t have the training to understand how to restore the function of the roof and provide quality protection for your home. Therefore, we recommend a professional roof inspection to evaluate your roof, determine the current condition and highlight the needed action. Roof Repairs or Replacement

By |2020-10-07T17:58:10-06:00October 7th, 2020|Categories: Roof Repair, Roof Replacement|

Colorado Fall Roof Maintenance Checklist

In Colorado, the weather often switches quickly from summer temperatures to winter storm warnings. That’s why we recommend tackling fall roof maintenance early to ensure your roof is in top shape to stand up to the cold, ice and snow. When you stay on top of roof maintenance your roof lasts longer and works better. Five Fall Roof Maintenance

By |2020-09-11T06:14:45-06:00September 11th, 2020|Categories: Roof Inspection|

Ways to Make Your Roof More Energy Efficient

Almost 50% of total home energy usage comes from heating and cooling your home. Over time that adds up to a lot of money in utility costs. The roof is one source of unwanted heat transfer in homes. Thankfully, homeowners have several options to increase the roof’s energy efficiency. The Problem with Inefficient Roofs When a roof lacks energy

By |2020-08-15T12:59:27-06:00August 15th, 2020|Categories: Roof Companies|

How to Prevent Ice Dams and Protect your Roof

Icicles along your gutters and roof might look pretty but they point to a potentially dangerous problem. Those icicles result from ice dams on your roof, which point to issues you need to address as soon as possible. Protect your roof and the people walking underneath the icicles. Passersby could get injured should an icicle fall on them. That

By |2020-03-02T23:20:23-07:00March 2nd, 2020|Categories: Roofing|

Extend the Life of Your Roof with Clean Gutters

Cleaning gutters is one of those chores nobody loves. What people may not realize is clogged gutters can damage your roof and your house.  Leaves and other debris, like twigs and pods, that sit in your gutter too long can build clogs in the gutter and the downspouts. When those clogs get significant enough that the water cannot drain,

By |2020-02-04T18:21:39-07:00February 4th, 2020|Categories: Roof Inspection, Roofing|

Keep Your Commercial Roof in Top Shape in the New Year

The new year is the time to make resolutions. However, most of the time those resolutions don’t include your roof! As a business owner or commercial property manager, ignoring the roof can lead to a bigger headache down the road. Instead, take a minute at the start of the year to think about how to keep your commercial roof in

By |2020-01-15T07:45:48-07:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: Roof Inspection, Roof Repair, Roofing|

Common Colorado Winter Roofing Problems

The busy holiday season is here, but that also means the onset of harsh Colorado winter weather. While much of Colorado’s roof damage occurs during the spring and summer hail season, winter also presents roofing problems. During the winter, strong winds, heavy snowfall and persistent ice may all lead to roof damage. If your roof needs attention, schedule a

By |2019-12-10T10:54:26-07:00December 10th, 2019|Categories: Roof Inspection, Roofing|