Composite Slate Shingles and Shakes

In this episode, Daniel talks about working with contractors. If you are in the middle of building a new home, or if you plan on doing so in the future, he has some very helpful tips for what to look for and ask for when discussing your options with contractors. Podcast Transcription- RoofLifeB022-173: Shayla: You… Read more »


We had a crazy amount of rain this year, and we’ve seen a lot of roof leaks because of it. Many of these leaks could’ve been avoided with proper roof installation during home building. It’s made me think about my own experience building a home, and how lucky I was to know what questions to… Read more »

You pretty much have to change the entire structure of a roof to tear off a tile roof, and replace it with composition. Beware of the contractor that bids the job at half of the other companies – this is not an easy transition. You need to do some research and gather bids so you have… Read more »